whitney and rains for are on a ship and whitney goes to sleep for the night rainsford smokes a pipe he leaned over the edge and his pipe fell he tried to catch it but he feel out of the boat sees an island no he sees ship trap island so he started to swim toward the island and he counts his strokes until he gets there
he gets the the is land after time after yelling for help after hearing 3 gunshots after swimming all that way after all of that he finally gets to ship trap island and there is rocks every where he crawled over the rocks to a beach an rested for awhile then he got up and went through the jungle
when he came across this big beautiful house and then he knocks and this huge man come out with a gun pointed straight to rainsfords head and when he sees the gun rainsford begs for his life he says I mean no harm I just want food and shelter when the man did not move rainsford thought he was going to die but then general zaroff came down and ivan put his gun down and saluted the general
rainsford is invited in by general zaroff and he gets cloths of the finest silk while the general talks about his hunting and then they eat still the general is talking about his hunting when general zaroff says he has found a new species to hunt one with wits rainsford get interested general says he hunt humans and asked rainsford if he could hunt him but rainsford said I just want to go home
the general makes an offer that if you win and outlast me on the island I you can have my bed and or you can go home so rainsford accepts the first day rainsford killed one of the hunting dogs the second day he killed ivan the third day he killed general zaroff and sleeps in the generals bed.
rainsford sleeps in general zaroff's bed and drinks his wine he put on hi cloths and then he goes to find his friend whitney and when he tries he remembers the only way to leave or enter is through the rocks and there was no boat to get of on rainsford was stuck o the island until someone comes on a boat