The most dangerous game
TITLE: "The Most Dangerous Game"
Exposition: Rainsford, Whitney, General Zaroff island suspenseful
CONFLICT: "No General, I will not hunt" (Connell 73)
Rising Action: "He struggled up to the surface and tried to call out, but the wash from the speeding yacht slapped him in the face." (63) " 'Here in my preserve on this island,' he said, in the same slow tone, 'I hunt more dangerous game' " (67) "Rainsford expressed his surprise. 'Is there big game on this island?' The general nodded. 'The biggest' " (67)
CLIMAX: "Hunting? Good God, General Zaroff, what you speak of is murder." (70)
FALLING ACTION: "The job was finished at last, and he threw himself down behind a fallen log a hundred feet away" (77) "The general sucked in his breath and smiled. 'I congratulate you,' he said. 'You have won the game' " (80)
RESOLUTION: "He had never slept in a better bed, Rainsford decided" (80)
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