Was Rainsford Justified In The Killing Of General Zaroff

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Yes, Rainsford was justified in the killing of General Zaroff. Rainsford was justified in the killing of General Zaroff during the story when Zaroff is talking about how the game works. Before Zaroff put Rainsford into the woods, he was explaining how he gets hunting clothes and a hunting knife. If Rainsford wins he will have to face Ivan. For instance, “Ivan the other was that his quarry has escaped him”(Connell 9).It is showing how it was justified because he had trapped Ivan in a Quarry [quarry is defined is a large pit]. If he had Ivan trapped in a large pit then he would have eliminated Ivan from the game it would be able to win. As a general rule if you are in the middle of the woods or a forest and you got caught in a trap you are probably
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