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How does Lennie earn the reader's sympathy?

-totally defenceless
-reader gets a sense he is doomed from the beginning


Quote for Lennie's fear of George

"George is going to give me hell."


What does his dream mean to him?

It means security, safety, acceptance and being able to pet soft things, ie.Tending to the rabbits


Quote for

Defenciveness of Lennie

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


Quote for

Lennie finishing Geogres sentences during dream talk

"We're gonna get the Jack together and we're gonna have a little house and a couple a acres an' a cow an' some pigs an-"

"An live of the fatta the lan!"


Quote for

How Lennie believes George is always right

"Lennie, who had been watching, imitated George exactly."


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Love of hearing George talk about the dream/ Believe in dream

"Gowan' George, tell 'em how I get to tend the rabbits"


Quote to describe Lennie

"Behind walked his opposite, a huge man, shapeless of face with large, pale eyes, with wide, sloping shoulders: he walked heavily dragging his feet a little, the way a bear drags his paws. His arms did not swing at his sides, but hung looosely"


How does Lennie treat George

Lennie treats George like a master, Lennie being the dog

Complete loyalty

Trusts and does everything he says /does.