OF MICE AND MEN CHARACTER PROFILE - GEORGE

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  • Of Mice and Men (George)
    • Loyal to Lennie
      • Lennie relies on George for basic things
        • Job and Food
      • Killing Lennie also shows Georges loyalty
        • It is kinder to kill Lennie when imagining their dream farm
          • Otherwise Curley will shoot him painfully in "his guts"
    • No Problems when hes on his own
      • George is reasonably smart and is clever as far as finding work is concerned
      • George feels responsible for Lennie
        • Also gives him companion-ship and lets him believe that the dream of owning a farm could come true
    • Realistic Character
      • Lying under stars (Chapter 1) He seems happy
      • Steinbeck also creates sympathy for George
        • Calls Lennie a "poor bastard" even when hes about to tell him off
  • Minder & Instructor
    • Tells him what to do and how to behave
      • Keeps him out of trouble and sorts things out if they have any problems like in weed
    • Loyal to Lennie
      • Lennie relies on George for basic things
        • Job and Food
      • Killing Lennie also shows Georges loyalty
        • It is kinder to kill Lennie when imagining their dream farm
          • Otherwise Curley will shoot him painfully in "his guts"

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