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The Most Dangerous Game
There was a medieval magnificence about it; it suggested a baronial hall of feudal times with its oaken panels, its high ceiling, its vast refectory tables where twoscore men could sit down to eat. He saw that straight flight was futile ; inevitably it would bring him face to face with the sea. He stood there, rubbing his injured shoulder, and Rainsford, with fear again gripping his heart, heard the general’s mocking laugh ring through the jungle.
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“The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell
I went into the army–it was expected of noblemen’s sons–and for a time commanded a division of Cossack cavalrybut my real interest was always the hunt. But I think I can show you that your scruples are quite ill founded. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. He was a very rich man with a quarter of a million acres in the Jyego, and he was an ardent sportsman.