Rainsford was able to out- wit Zaroff, and keep his distance. Rainsford's cunning efforts was able to kill one of Zaroff's best dogs." He caught hold of a springy young sappling and attached his hunting knife."
"I am still a beast at bay."
"Rainsford! What are you doing here?
Rainsford swims for ten minutes to reach Ship Trap Island. This shows me how athletic, and fit Rainsford is.
Rainsford was brave enough to jump off of the island in order to evade Zaroff's dogs.
"This world is made up of two classes, the hunters- and the huntees." Rainsford decides to not be the huntee and manages to survive Zaroff's trial, and sleeps in a nice bed. Rainsford and Zaroff come face-to-face in his bedroom, with one of them having to sleep on the bed. The other will feed the dogs.
Rainsfords sets up a Burmese Tiger Pit at the Death Swamp. Ivan gets caught in the trap, and Rainsford manages to kill Ivan and survive another day.