Off a river in California, these two migrant workers named george and lennie, travel all the way to new work to escape because lennie messed up at his old job.
''Don't you go yellin', Lennie said.
George always has to protect lennie because lennie has a mental disability and does stupid things without thinking about it and doesn't really realize what he really did .
Candy feels guilty for letting someone else shoot his dog. **He should have been with his helpless dog when he was killed.
Lennie was given a puppy from slim and is in the barn tending it. Curleys wife walks in and they begin to talk. Without realizing it, Lennie grabs her by the hair, because he likes soft things. When she gets nervous and tells him to stop he panics and breaks her neck.
Candy finds the wife's body and tells George Candy realizes that their plans are now destroyed and leaves the barn with tears in his eyes Candy tells the men that something has happened, so they go to the barn to check it out George tells them he meant no harm and to not shoot him. They take off to find Lennie
"WHO DID THIS!?"
The dead mice indicate that death may occur later on in the novel. Because he does not realize his own strength, Lennie additionally kills a puppy, and eventually Curley's wife.