"A few miles south of Soledad, the Salinas River drops in close to the hillside bank and runs deep and green. The water is warm too, for it has slipped twinkling over the yellow sands in the sunlight before reaching the narrow pool."
"blubberin' like a baby! Jesus Christ! a big guy like you." ... "Aw Lennie! I ain't takin' it away jus' for meannes."
this shows that George is hard on Lennie about most things, and also that George does it all because he care \s about Lennie.