preview

In The Most Dangerous Game Compare And Contrast Rainsford And General Zaroff

Satisfactory Essays
In the story, The Most Dangerous Game, Rainsford and General Zaroff disagree on what a human being is. The general believes that humans are no different from animals. Rainsford believes that human are not animals, but civilized people with feelings. God made humans, but not to kill each other.

General Zaroff thinks differently about humans compared to Rainsford. The general explains to Rainsford his hobby, hunting men. He said, “I hunt the scum of the earth–sailors from tramp ships–lascars, blacks, Chinese, whites, mongrels–a thoroughbred horse or hound is worth more than a score of them.” The general is explaining all the kinds of men he hunts in this quote. Rainsford disagrees with the general’s thoughts completely.

Rainsford believes
Get Access