I want you to stay with me, Lennie. Jesus Christ, somebody'd shoot you for a coyote if you was by yourself. No, you stay with me.
What is an individuals duty to others?
You get in trouble. You do bad things and I got to get you out.
What is empathy? Is it an important characteristics? explain.
You hadda, George I swear you hadda. Come on with me.
This scene where Lennie and George are together out in the field which Steinbeck uses to answer the essential question by showing us that George and Lennie can tell each other everything and no matter what, you stick together. The author is implying that friendship is about always sticking together even if things go downhill.
This scene where George is telling Lennie how he gets him out of trouble answers the essential question that you need to look out for each other and be there for them. The author is showing that a individuals duty is to make sure, or at keast try to not make them feel bad about what they are feeling.
This scene where George shot Lennie and Slim is comforting him, shows empathy which is being able to understand what they are going through or feeling and being their shoulder to cry on. It is an important characteristic because no one was here for you, you could have trouble with loneliness, anxiety, mood changes, etc. The author is showing us that it could give people a stronger connection and an understanding of each other and maybe learn something new about someone or yourself.