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Key Character Quotes…read more

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· "I want you to stay with me"
· "When I think of the swell time I could have without you, I go nuts. I never
get no peace"
· "I ain't takin' it away jus' for meanness"
· "Used to play jokes on `im `cause he was too dumb to take care of `imself"
· "Tonight I'm gonna lay right here and look up. I like it"
· "George demanded defensively"
· "George exploded"
· "I want you to come right here an' hide in the brush"
· "George fell silent. He wanted to talk"
· "George sat entranced in his own picture"
· "I think I knowed we'd never do her"…read more

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· "Strong as a bull"
· "He's jes' like a kid"
· "Lennie covered his face with his huge paws and bleated with terror"
· "He ain't mean"
· "I like to pet nice things with my fingers"
· "There ain't nobody can keep up with him"
· "Lennie smiled helplessly in an attempt to make friends"
· "I could tend the rabbits"
· "Lennie made an elaborate pantomime of innocence"…read more

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· "This guy Curley sounds like a son-of-a-bitch to me. I don't like little mean
· "Like the boss, he wore high-heeled boots"
· "Curley's pants is full of ants"
· "Curley's pretty handy. He done quite a bit in the ring"
· "He's alla time picking scraps with big guys"
· "I don't like Curley"
· "Curley's rage exploded"
· "He glanced coldly"…read more

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Curley's wife
· "Ever' one of you's scared the rest is goin' to get something on you"
· "She's purty"
· "Leaned against the door frame so that her body was thrown forward"
· "I get awful lonely"
· "She got the eye"
· "Think I don't like to talk to somebody ever' once in a while?"
· "The girl flared up"
· "An' likin' it because they ain't nobody else"…read more

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· "Slim's the jerkline skinner"
· "His word was taken on any subject"
· "Come on, George. Me an' you'll go in an' get a drink"
· "Moved with majesty"
· "His ear heard more than was said to him"
· "Calm, Godlike eyes"
· "He just sat back quiet and receptive"…read more

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