17. Beetee had never been particularly good looking, so he had escaped being sold and, because of his cleverness most assumed that he was spared the horrors that other victors endured. However it was because of his cleverness that Beetee was tortured. He had been a rebel since he first won the games and the capitol knew it. He had endured soft torture for years, but never gave in. Despite being brainwashed to the point that Snow thought there was nothing to worry about, Beetee’s longing for the rebellion won over and he was an essential part to the operation.