Rainsford was the captain of a yacht. He loved to go hunting. Rainsford also talks about ship trap island.
rainsford was talking about an island that captiains never leave.No one knows what happens to the captains of the boats goes.
Rainsford wanted to go smoke and he did. He went out on the deck and stumbles off the deck. He falls in the water then hears a gunshot.
Rainsford then chases the yacht . The waves were pounding. Then he realized if he chased after the boat he could drown but if he towards the gunshot he could be shot. He decides to go toward the dry land and the gunshot
He finds out what the gunshot is. Then plays the most dangerous game.The game was against general zaroff the one that never lost a fight. One man against another fighting for survival.
Don't get to excited because you might loose. The general Zaroff ends up loosing the fight. Rainsford won and lives to fight another day.