The Survivor

Skit Synopsis

In 1904, a sailor, who was rescued the previous night from a stranded ship, comes down from the upstairs bunkroom at the life-saving station and into the kitchen and is met by the wife of the station chief. How can he pull himself together as his mind rewinds the scene of the wreck and rescue? A true story.

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Type

True story

Grades

9 – 12

Cast

2

Time and Region

1904, Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Performance Time

5 minutes

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