Of Mice and Men Book Review | Plugged InGeorge, the smaller man, leads the way and makes the decisions for Lennie, a mentally handicapped giant. They stop at a stream for the evening, deciding to go to the ranch in the morning. Lennie, who loves to pet anything soft, has a dead mouse in his pocket. George takes the mouse away from Lennie and reminds him of the trouble Lennie got into in the last town they were in — he touched a girl's soft dress. George then reminds Lennie not to speak to anyone in the morning when they get to the ranch and cautions Lennie to return to this place by the river if anything bad happens at the ranch.
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Most of his earlier work dealt with subjects familiar to him from his formative years. Books by John Steinbeck. Curley's wife enters the barn and tries to speak to Lennie, revealing her personality. Slim goes to the barn to tend to the mules and sends Lennie away from the puppies.
Showing There were cans of saddle soap and a drippy can of tar with its paint brush sticking over the edge. Lennie knows he has done "a bad thing" and expects George to scold and lecture him. One of the workers tells George about the local brothel.
The next day, at FocusOnTheFamily, a character not found in the book. One departure between Steinbeck's book and Floyd's opera is that the opera features The Ballad Singer, although he never did. Get free discussion questions for this book and others. Thanks for subscribing.
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