- "Solidad" menas lonely, which menas the place of the ranch is in a lonely place
- Slim says it's unusual for ranch workers to stick together
- Lots of prejusdice and racism; hierarchy of people make some outcasts like Crooks
- A case of loneliness is Candy and is do. Whne the dog is killed, Candy has no one else.
- Curley's wife dreamed of going Hollywood, but never made it
- Crook's dreamed of being allowed in with the other men and to be a fee man
- George dreams of owning…