Suddenly she remembers the bow Glimmer had, and she runs back to get it. Rue reminds Katniss of Prim, and that makes Katniss want Rue as an ally even more. Before they pull out, Cinna motions that Peeta and Katniss hold hands. Post a comment and I will respond as quickly as possible. There they meat a monster and while Annabeth and Grover escape, Percy is thinking about falling into the hole that the fire breathing fire makes. These tributes, all teenagers between the ages of twelve and eighteen must fight to the death in a large outdoor arena. Katniss can see on the jumbo-tron that she and Peeta are getting lots of screen time.
The chariots arrive at President Snow's mansion for his speech. As she looks around her, she spots a pair of eyes in the trees and realizes that they belong to Rue. Katniss and Peeta have to act like they're in love to get good ratings from the public because the hunger games are televised. She remembers her mother and Prim treating burn victims from the mine back in the Seam. The last one living wins food for the rest of their lifetime. So ,they work on posture, eye contact, and personality. She quotes him in her ar … ticle the next day.
She tells Katniss how a mentally disabled boy in her district was killed for taking a pair. She soaks it in the pool. Cato from District 2 trys to climb the tree, but breaks the branch and falls. She is an inspiration and motivation to the oppressed citizens of Panem. Katniss surmises that they are probably tracker jackets. This was the first act of defiance by Katniss, and what brought her to the spotlight. He thinks that they tortured Rue like they were going to do Katniss.
Katniss is happy to have the bow and arrows because this gives her a huge advantage. While tending to the fire, she hears a twig snap, so he readys her bow and arrow. She disses the Gamemakers from on top of the tree. Peeta, Katniss, and another tribute are left fighting, until a pack of mutated dogs meant to look like other tributes start attacking them. Consumed with anger and dehydration, she is unsure whether she can go on until she realizes perhaps Haymitch has refused her water because he knows she's already near it. In the center between all of the tributes lie the supplies that each of them can fight to acquire. Katniss unbuckles herself from the perch in the tree and high-tails it out of there.
Soon after, she hears the cannon and a hovercraft arrives to take the body of the dead tribute. . How does each girl benefit from the other one being their ally? Katniss can see strength where others cannot, and she also can't stop herself from wanting to protect the weak. She chooses a small knife from her jacket and decides do cut her lips. Katniss starts cutting faster when she notices the tracker Jackets starting to wake up. Eventually the attack ends and Katniss walks until she finds a small pool. Katniss thinks her only chance of escaping may be to drop the nest onto the tributes below.
It hits her calf, and she grabs at her leg, causing her to burn her hands as well. Her hands have been burnt but the real damage is to her calf, now covered with blisters. Katniss recalls that she now has her name entered twenty times so that she could provide for her family. She fires an arrow at Katniss, but shes incompetent with the bow and her shot misses. However, Katniss is unable to run fast enough, and the smoke starts to overpower her. As she goes, she sees Cato arriving. As the forestfire was going, her nickname was the Girl on Fire.
One of them must kill the other. In order not to alert them with the sound of sawing, she decides to wait for the nightly anthem to use the music as disguise. Rue tells Katniss about District 11. Katniss decides that she wants Rue for an ally, even though Rue appears to be one of the weaker tributes due to her size. But if she isto win, she will have to start making choices that weigh survival against humanity and life against love.
She notices eyes in a nearby tree and recognizes the girl from District 11, Rue. The 13th district … is in ruins. This situation showed Katniss that she could trust Rue, since Rue risked being seen by the Careers to help Katniss. To remind the rest of the people not to rebel, the Hunger Games were created. Katniss knows that the fire is designed to bring all the tributes together. The chapter ends with Katniss having a horrid hallucenation about ants. The next crashes to the ground and the tributes are swarmed.
She gives herself a minute to rest. She has a sister and mother, and she hunts for food outside of District 12's border. Katniss and Rue devise a plan to take out the Careers by taking out their food supplies. When they sting someone, he suffers severe hallucinations and sometimes death. Instead of killing each other, katniss grabs poisonous berries and they decide to eat them together, so they would both die.