The Question and Answer section for The Hunger Games is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The first day of school.
Katniss does not want to kill Peeta. People keep getting killed, she is sure of that and chances are someone else will kill Peeta before she ever has to.
“There will be twenty-four of us. Odds are someone else will kill him before I do. Of course,...
What does Peeta mean when he says that 'the capitol cannot own him, that he's just a piece of their games'? What does Katniss mean when she says she knows exactly what valid point Peeta said on the roof the night before the games?
Peeta is referencing the fact that he is not simply a part of anyone's game, but rather a member of humanity.
I'm not sure what you mean in the second part of your question. On the roof, the night before the games, Peeta reassures Katniss...