How can I possibly sleep when I am going to be hunted as prey and killed?!
"Hunting was beginning to bore me!" -Zaroff Page 6 full paragraph 2 Hunting was too easy for Zaroff and he wanted to make it a more enjoyable challenge for himself.
"A sharp hunger was picking at him." -Rainsford Page 3 full paragraph 5 Rainsford is struggling to survive after being castaway to the ocean from his boat and washed up on the shore he heard the gunshots coming from.
"Could not quiet his brain with the opiate of sleep." -Rainsford Page 10 full paragraph 2 Rainsford struggles to sleep knowing he is in danger of being stalked, hunted, and murdered for fun.