Of Mice And Men Characters: Curley's Wife

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  • Of Mice And Men Charcters : Curley's Wife
    • Lonely
      • p.110 'Think I like to stick in that house alla time?'
      • p.110 'Think I don't like to talk to somebody ever' once in a while.'
      • p.122 'You can talk to people, but I can't talk to nobody but Curley.'
      • p.124 'Ain't I got a right to talk to nobody?'
      • p.125 'You listenin'
        • assures herself that she is being heard by Lennie
    • 'Tart' description
      • p.50 'Well, I think Curley's married...a tart.'
      • p.53 'heavily made up'
      • p.53 'full rouged lips'
      • p.53 'leaned against the door frame so that her body was thrown forwards'
      • p.54 'bet she'd clear for twenty bucks'
      • p.54 'I seen 'em poison before but I never seen no piece of ********* worse than her'
      • p.54 'Jesus, what a tramp'
      • p.132 'Ever'body knowed yoy'd muss things up. You ain't no good now you lousy tart.'
    • Symbolism Of Red
      • p.53 'She had full rouged lips.'
      • p.53 'Her finger nails were red.'
      • p.53 'little bouquets of red ostrich feathers'
      • p.129 'her rouged and reddened lips made her seem alive'
      • tart and danger
    • Her American Dream
      • p111 'I tell ya I could of went with shows'
      • p.111 'An' a guy tol' me he could put me in the pitchers...'
      • p.124 'He says I could go with that show'
      • p.124 'He says he was gonna put me in the movies'
      • p.124 'says I was a natural'
      • p.125 'coulda been in the movies an' had nice clothes'
      • p.125 'An' I coulda sat in them big hotels'
    • unhappy relationship with Curley
      • name is Curley's property
      • always looking for Curley
        • p.53 'I'm lookin' for Curley'
        • p.109 'Any you boys seen Curley'
      • p111 'Caught in a machine-Baloney'
      • p125 'I don't like Curley. He ain't a nice fella.'
    • innocent
      • p.53 'Her hair hung in little rolled clusters'
      • p.53 'She wore a cotte=on house dress'
      • p.123 'Wha's the matter with me?'
      • p.124 'What kinda harm am I doin' to you?'
      • p.129 'her face was sweet and young'
      • p.129 'The curls, tiny little sausages'
    • Vindictive/ bully like
      • p110 'they left all the weak ones here'
      • p112 'I know you guys'
      • p113 'Listen ******' she said. 'You know what I can do if you open your trap'
      • p114 'she stood over him as though waiting for him to move so that she could whip at him again'
      • p115 'Jus' like a big baby'
    • Mistreated
      • p124 'I tell ya I ain't used to livin' like this'
      • p125 'I don't like Curley. He ain't a nice guy'
      • p125 'He was gonna write to me about it'
      • p125 'I never got that letter'

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