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Unformatted text preview: Katniss can see that the creatures are muttations. From a distance, they look like wolves but are able to balance on their hind legs. She follows Cato toward the Cornucopia and starts climbing, then remembers Peeta with his hurt leg. He lags behind and she shoots an arrow at one of the creatures. Peeta tells her to climb and she listens. Once at the top, she finds Cato struggling to recover, gagging over the side. Peeta still needs her help, so she shoots another of the creatures down, then helps Peeta up the Cornucopia's metal side. She can see that the creatures have razor-sharp claws and are able to spring high off the ground with their strong legs. There's something eerie about the creatures, something human, and Katniss soon realizes that they each represent one of the dead tributes, their fur color matching the tributes' hair, their eyes the very same, and the numbers around...
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- Fall '08
- Tone, Peeta, Cato releases Peeta