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Curley's wife getting frustrated at her lonliness

"What's the matter with me? Ain't I got a right to talk to nobody?"


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Crooks' lonliness

"A guy goes nuts if he ain't got nobody. I tell you, I tell you a guy gets too lonely an' he gets sick"


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Candy explaining how lonliness on the ranch works

"A guy in a ranch don't never listen nor he don't ask no questions,"


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Candy's loneliness

"They said he [Candy's dog] wasn't no good to himself nor nobody else. When they can me here I wish't somebody'd shoot me..."


Explain Lennie's loneliness

-too innocent to fear loneliness...until crooks suggests it

"What you supposin' for? Ain't nobody goin' to suppose no hurt to George!"


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George needs Lennies company

"No-look. I was jus' foolin' Lennie. 'Cause I want you to stay with me"


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George complaining about what he could do if only he was alone

"I could take my fifty bucks and go into town and get whatever I want. Why, I could stay in a cathouse all night."


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George killing Lennie

"He pulled the trigger. The crash of the shot rolled up the hills and rolled down again."


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Curley's wife explaining her lonliness

"I never get to talk to nobody. I get awful lonely"