Of Mice and Men - key quotes

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Lennie
"Tell me like you did before George"
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Lennie
"You ain't going to leave me, are ya George"
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Lennie
"Live offa fatta the lan"
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Lennie
"How I tend the rabbits"
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Lennie
"You told me to do it George"
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Crooks
"Cause im black"
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Crooks
"you got no right come into my room"
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Crooks
"They say i stink, well i tell you, you all stink to me"
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Crooks
"books aint no good. A guy needs somebody- to be near him"
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Crooks
"Crooks reduced himself to nothing. There was no personality or ego"
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Candy
"An old swamper"
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Candy
"And out of a sleeve came a round stick like, wrist. But no hand"
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Candy
"Why don't you shoot him Candy? The old man squirmed uncomftably candy looked helplessly to him"
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Candy
"He's all stiff with rheumatism .... he ain't no good to himself"
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Candy
"You God damn tramp.... You done it, didn't you?"
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Curley's wife
"Her fingernails were red, her hair hung in little rolled clusters like sausages."
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Curley's wife
"If he ain't i guess i better look someplace else' she said playfully"
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Curley's wife
"Why can't i talk to you? i never get to talk to nobody i get awful lonely"
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Curley's wife
"Jail bait"
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Curley's wife
"She leaned forwards the door frame so her body was thrown forwards"
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Curley's wife
"They left the weak ones here."
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Curley's wife
"I could get you strung up on a tree so easy. It ain't even funny"
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Curley's wife
"You're nuts' she said 'but your a kinda nice fella"
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Slim
"His authority was so great that his word was taken on any subject"
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Slim
"9 of em, I drowned 4 of em right off"
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Slim
"You hadda George. I swear you hadda"
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Slim
"Prince of the ranch"
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Slim
"He moved with majesty only achieved by royalty and a master craftsman"
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Curley
"His glace was at once calculating and pugnacious"
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Curley
"Then Curley's rage exploded"
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Curley
" No big son-of-a-***** is gonna laugh at me."
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George
"If I was alonce i could live so easy. i could go get a job an' work, an' no trouble"
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George
"we're gonna have a little house and a couole of aces an' a cow and some pigs"
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George
"No Lennie. I aint mad. I never been mad, an' I ain't now. That's a thing i want ya to know"
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