Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Of Mice and Men
We are not told her name.
Vaseline. He keeps it filled with Vaseline to keep it soft for his wife.
He got kicked in the head by a horse.
Small. Lenny is a big guy so it is strange he is named Lennie Small; something like Little John. :-)
|Who says this: 'Ok, Machine. I'll talk to you later. I like Machines.'?||Of Mice and Men
Curley's wife. This was after Lennie told her a machine crushed Curley's hand. Machine is purposely captilized because she is addressing Lennie.
Carlson. Carlson wanted to get rid of the dog because it was old, smelled, and was sick. A very important symbol.
Lennie. Lennie started shaking her when she started screaming after he wouldn't let go of her hair.
Lennie. The men tell Curley's wife that his hand got caught in a manchine, but Lennie was the one who crushed it.
to have their own farm. Lennie constantly asks George to tell him about the rabbits and the dream.
|True or false: Lennie and George are not able to accomplish their dream?||Of Mice and Men
no one. George is not killed, Lennie is killed.
False . George tells that to the boss to explain why he was hanging around Lennie.
Weed. He got in trouble for feeling a girl's red dress and not letting go.
Candy. Candy is showing some greed here; George is going to have to kill Lennie, and all Candy is worried about is whether or not he'll be able to accomplish the dream that was originally George and Lennie's.
Crooks. This shows Crooks's loneliness that he has to endure because he is black.
Lennie. This is about the millionth time Lennie talks about the stupid rabbits that he wants to take care of.
|'She slang her pups last night. Nine of 'em. I drowned four of 'em right off. She couldn't feed that many.'?||'Of Mice and Men' Quotes
Slim. This goes along with the 'survival of the fittest' motief that is present throughout the novel.
|'An' you ain't to be trusted with no live mice. Your Aunt Clara give you a rubber mouse and you wouldn't have nothing to do with it.'?||'Of Mice and Men' Quotes
George. This is one of the many conversations that George has about mice and rabbits that Lennie is so obsessed with.
|'Maybe you can see now. You got George. You know he's goin' come back. S'pose you didn't have nobody. S'pose you couldn't go into the bunk house and play rummy 'causeyou was black.'?||'Of Mice and Men' Quotes
|'Ever'body gonn be nice to you. Ain't gonna be no more trouble. Nobody gonna hurt nobody nor steal from 'em.'?||'Of Mice and Men' Quotes
Slim. He says this right after George shoots Lennie. He meant that George had to do it in the best interest of both George and Lennie.
Curley's wife. She says this after the men tell her that a machine crushed Curley's hand when Lennie crushed it. Machine is capitilized to let the reader know that she knows that Lennie was the one who did it.
Crooks. He was another character in the story.