Slim - Character Profile - OMAM - English Literature

A mindmap summarising the character of Slim, with quotes.

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  • Created on: 15-05-13 20:37
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  • Slim
    • firm and fair
      • Then comforts George at the end of the novel.
      • Often has the final say.
        • He decides that Candy's dog should be shot out of kindness.
      • He is kind and charitable
        • He gives Lennie a pup.
    • 'prince of the ranch'
      • He has a lot of power and influence on the ranch, more so than the Boss or Curley.
        • 'His authority was so great that his word was taken on any subject be it politics or love.'
      • Does not have to assert authority.
        • Almost as if it were a birthrite.
      • Almost as if it were a birthrite.
    • Is a source of justice on the ranch.
      • firm and fair
        • Then comforts George at the end of the novel.
        • Often has the final say.
          • He decides that Candy's dog should be shot out of kindness.
        • He is kind and charitable
          • He gives Lennie a pup.
      • He understands people and their situations
        • He understands Lennie and George's friendship.
          • 'Slim looked through George and beyond him.'
      • Persuades George that killing Lennie is the right choice.
      • One of the characters to not experience much lonliness.
      • Jerkline skinner
        • Drives the mules and is very good at his job, earning him respect.
      • A hint that he flirts with CW.
        • 'Hi goodlooking'
      • 'there was a gravity in his manner and a quiet so profound that all talk stopped when he spoke.

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    Crystal Blue ♥

    It says he flirts with CW..? Who is that? Thanks

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