The Most Dangerous By Brenden Bayer and Antonio Esho
6th Hour 9-21-15
Exposition-(Setting: Yacht, Amazon) (Protagonist: Rainsford- Is a World Class Hunter) (Antagonist: Zaroff- World class hunter/Murderer) (Point of View: Third Person)
The Author allows the plot to come into play after Witney says "Well, I think i'll turn in now, Rainsford." (Connell) 62
The Most Dangerous Game
Inciting Incident: Rainsford fell off the boat after he heard gunshots and swan to Ship-Trap Island
The author allows the plot to progress after Rainsford hears"'Pistol Shot,' muttered Rainsford, swimming on." (Connell) 63
Rising Action- Rainsford makes it to the island and meets Zaroff. Zaroff shows Rainsford the island and tells him about his game. huntee gets a 3 hour head start with a knife, Zaroff gets a pistol if huntee stays alive for 3 days they get to leave the island. Zaroff has never lost the game. Zaroff tries to kill Rainsford but Rainsford escapes each time.
When Rainsford finds the building the authir emphasizes his nature when he says"I am Sanger Rainsford of New York," Rainsford Began Again." I fell off a yacht. I am hungry"(Connell) 65
Rainsford sets up a trap after seeing Zaroff and Ivan and the trap ends up killing Ivan. The hounds chase rainsford and he jumps off a cliff into the sea.
The author gives the reader something to think about when he reveals"He heard the hounds. Then he leaped far out to sea...", Narrator (Connell) 80
The author emphasizes the lax and careless nature of Zaroff with."General Zaroof had an exceedingly good dinner in his great panneled hall that evening." Narrator (Connell) 80
Zaroof goes home believing that Rainsford killed himself by jumping off the cliff
Zaroff finds Rainsford in his bedroom. Before the two duel, Zaroff claims that one of them will sleep while the other shall be eaten by the hounds. Rainsford ends up winning the duel and gets to sleep in the bed.The thee of this story is how perspective can change depending on what people experience.
The author explains Zaroffs planning with this line."On guard, Rainsford...." (Connell) 80
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