When General and Rainsford are hunting each other. "He knew his pursuer was coming; he heard the padding sound of feet on the soft earth, and the night breeze brought him the perfume of the general's cigarette. " Rainsford is hiding after setting a trap.
Rainsford is deciding what to do about the dogs. "Rainsford knew he could do one of two things. He could stay where he was and wait. That was suicide. He could flee. That was postponing the inevitable. For a moment he he stood there, thinking.
Rainsford feel of the yacht and is struggling to swim to where he heard the shots. "He struggled up to the surface and tried to cry out, but the wash from the speeding yacht slapped him in the face and the salt water in his open mouth made him gag and strangle.