Rainford's Use Of Narrative Devices In The Most Dangerous Game

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In the short story “The Most Dangerous Game” the author used narrative devices to show the function of each main character. At the beginning of the story, the main character Rainsford was very relaxed and did not believe in superstitions or get scared easily. Rainsford and his friend Whitney were on a hunting trip to Rio de Janeiro. One night on their trip to the mainland, Rainford was in his cabin and was very relaxed, he was smoking his favorite pipe, but then he was startled by gunshots and decided to go try to find out where they were coming from. As Rainsford made his way to find out where the shots were coming from he dropped his pipe over the side of the boat, but when Rainford reached over the rail to try to receive it he fell into

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