Homeless and disreputable men are vanishing from the streets of London, leaving only their buttons as evidence. When Detective Chief Inspector Fossmire takes the case, he soon hears from a distraught anthropologist who claims that her twenty-year-old triplets are responsible. The three eerie Rime sisters live in opulent seclusion, worshipping goddesses and speaking only the arcane English of a Jacobean drama. They soon unravel Fossmire's fragile sense of reality, as he races to discover the sinister ambitions of the sisters' witchcraft...
- Comic drama
- 110 - 130 minutes
- 6 f, 2 m (8-10 actors possible: 6-7 f, 2-3 m)
- Content Notes: Some adult language and content
- Set: Gloomy, gothic unit set depicting three lecture halls, two offices, a bedroom, New Scotland Yard, a parlor, Regents Park, a ritual chamber, and a sitting room.