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Of Mice and Men
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Plot and Structure
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Plot and Structure
Chapter 1
Peaceful scene by the river `Fresh and green with every spring' pg 1
George and Lennie are introduced ` The first man was small and quick.. Beside him
walked his opposite, a huge man, shapeless of face..' pg 2
George makes Lennie give up the dead mouse `jus' a dead mouse... Give it here! Pg 6
George tells Lennie how to behave at the new ranch `you jus' stand there and don't
say nothing' pg 6'
George complains about life with Lennie `I could get along so easy and so nice if I
didn't have you on my tail' pg 7
They eat supper `Then we'll eat the beans and have supper' pg 8
They dream of owning land `An' live off the fatta the lan' ' pg 15
George tells Lennie to come back to this place if he gets into trouble `if you jus' happen to
get in trouble .. Come right here an' hide in the brush' pg 17…read more

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Plot and Structure
Chapter 2
Description of the bunk house `The bunk house was a long, rectangular building'
Candy shows George and Lennie where they sleep `You can have them two beds there' pg 20
George and Lennie meet the boss and his son, Curley `What's your name... You the new
guys the old man was waitin' for?' pg 23/27
George warns Lennie to stay away from Curley `You try keep away from him, will you?' Pg
Curley's wife tries to flirt with George and Lennie- George warns Lennie to stay away
from her `She said playfully...Don't you even take a look at that bitch' pg 34/35
George and Lennie meet Slim and Carlson- the ranch workers `Slim sat down on a box
across the table from George... My name's Carlson' pg 37/38
Candy has an old dog, Slims dog has puppies `drag footed sheep-dog... Got five pups,
huh' pg 26/39…read more

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Plot and Structure
Chapter 3
George confides in Slim `Course he ain't mean.' pg 45
Lennie is given a pup- delighted `I tol' you you couldn't bring that pup in here' pg 47
Carlson persuades Candy to shoot his dog- ends up shooting it- Candy devastated ` why'n't
you shoot him, Candy?...this ol' dog jus' suffers hisself all the time...Candy looked about
unhappily' pg 49
George, Lennie and Candy plan to buy land `S'pose I went in with you guys...' Pg65
Curley picks up a fight with Lennie and gets his hand crushed ` Curley was flopping like
a fish' pg 69…read more

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Plot and Structure
Chapter 4
Description of Crook's room `Crook's bunk was a long box filled with straw, on which his
blankets were flung.' pg 73
Lennie visits Crooks in his room `You're nuts, said Crooks' pg 76
Crooks makes Lennie think that George might leave `Well, s'pose , jus' s'pose he don't come
back... What'll you do then?' pg 79
Candy joins Lennie and Crooks and Crooks is in dreaming about their own farm ` Crooks
asked, You say you got the money?' pg 84
Curley's wife comes in. Crooks tries to make her leave and she threatens him. `We ain't
got nothing t say to you at all.. Nigger... I could get you strung up on a tree so easy it ain'
t even funny... Yes ma'am' pg 87/88/89…read more

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Wow, this helped me so much!! Thank you for putting this up. :)

Haleema Ali


Oh thankyou! :D



Very good:) Helped me a lot for literature

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haleema good notes


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Haleema Ali


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