The boat was passing through Ship-Trap islamd and when Whitney is asleep Rainsford falls off of the boat and no one knows so he has to swim to the shore of the island.
1. He makes it to the island and finds a castle. 2. He goes up to it and meets a man named gerneral Zaroff who has read all of Rainsford's books. 3. Zaroff talks about the game that he made up and hunting 4. Rainsford finally realizes that Zaroff is talking about hunting humans. 5. Rainsford wants to leave the island but Zaroff doesn't let and now he has to be apart of the game and be hunted
Rainsford rests up from his long first day of being on the island and he needs to get really good sleep for the hunt tomorrow.
Rainsford plays Zaroff's game and has to hide in the woods for 3 days without being found. On the 3rd day Rainsford is being chased through the woods and decides that the only way to survive is by jumping off a cliff
1. Zaroff thinks that Rainsford killed himself by jumping off the edge and he believes that he has now won the game. 2.