Rainsford was sailing to his next hunt and dropped his pipe. When he tried to catch it he fell in.
Rising Action #3
Rainsford was taken in Zaroff he finds out Zaroff is so good at hunting that he started hunting humans. Zaroff then tells Rainsford he is going to be hunted next.
Rainsford made a fox trail to lead Zaroff away but it doesn't work. He makes a man catcher and hurts Zaroff in the shoulder.
Rainsford then builds a Burmese Tiger pit and kills one of Zaroff's dogs. Later he makes another trap to kill Zaroff but actually kills his butler Ivan.
Rainsford swims to Zaroff's house instead of walking because its faster and so he beats Zaroff home.
Rainsford come's out of the curtain while Zaroff is sleeping and explains. Zaroff tries to congratulate him for winning but Rainsford wants revenge so he kills Zaroff and sleeps in his bed that night,.