· He is a small man, but has brains and a quick wit.
· He has been a good friend to Lennie, ever since he promised Lennie's Aunt Clara that he would care for him. He looks after all Lennie's affairs, such as carrying his work card, and tries to steer him out of potential trouble.
· He needs Lennie as a friend, not only because Lennie's strength helps to get them both jobs, but so as not to be lonely. His…