Lennie is not very smart he loves petting fuzzy things. When he went to touch her dress he is very strong so he ripped it and the girl accused both of the men of rape. So they had to run out of town and hide in a cespool.
But George its so pretty
Ahhhh! Rape get them boys
Lennie let go of her dress now!
Lennie we need to get out of Weed now, Run!
“Tell me—like you done before. About the ranch and the rabbits”
While the men where walking to the ranch Lennie wants George to go on about the ranch they will own one day George uses this as leverage to make Lennie be on his best behavior.
“O.K. Someday—we’re gonna get the jack together and we’re gonna have a little house and a couple of acres an’ a cow and some pigs and—”
When George and Lennie got to the ranch Candy a older man with one hand greeted them and ask why they where so late George responded with what really happen, and how the bus driver dropped them off 10 miles from here and they had to walk all the way here.
“The boss was expectin’ you last night.He was sore as hell when you wasn’t here to go out this morning.”
“Bus driver give us a bum steer,”
“Didn’t hurt the girl none, huh?”
George and Slim are sitting down while the other guys are outside playing horse shoes in the bunk house and George confesses to Slim about what happen to them back in Weed with the girl and her dress. Slim is shocked to hear this.
“Well, he seen this girl in a red dress. Dumb bastard like he is, he wants totouch ever’thing he likes. Just wants to feel it. So he reaches out to feel this reddress an’ the girl lets out a squawk, and that gets Lennie all mixed up, and heholds on. I socked him over the head with a fence picket to make him let go, and that girl accuses Lennie of rape and me and him run out of there fast
Carlson kept bugging Candy about how his dog is ¨stinking¨ up the place and offered to shoot him and Candy agreed. After it was done Candy wanted to kill him own dog himself not some stranger as he puts it.
“I ought to of shot that dog myself, George. I shouldn’t ought to of let no stranger shoot my dog.”
In the bunk house Lennie gets into a fight with Curley because Curley hit him because he thought he was laughing at him. Lennie grabs Curleys hand and crushes it the men convince Curley to say a machine did it