Describes the main points throughout chapter one of, "Of Mice and Men".
Behind him walked his opposite, a huge man, shapeless of face, with large, pale eyes, with wide, sloping shoulders; and 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 loosely.
The first man was small and quick, dark of face, with restless eyes and sharp, strong features. Ever part of him was defined: small, strong hands, slender arms, a thin and bony nose.
God damn near four miles, that's what it was! Didn't wanta stop at the ranch gate, that's what. Too God damn lazy to pull up. Wonder he isn't too damn good to stop in Soledad at all.
Jus' wanted to feel that girl's dress-jus' wanted to pet it like a mouse-Well, how the hell did she know you jus' wanted to feel her dress?
" If you don't want me I can go off in the hills an' find a cave. I can go away any time."
"No-look! i was jus' foolin', Lennie. 'Cause I want you to stay with me.
"An' live off the fatta lan'," Lennie shouted.
" An' have rabbits. Go on, George!
The red light dimmed on the coals. Up the hill from the river a coyote yammered, and a dog answered from the other side of the stream. The sycamore leaves whispered in a little night breeze.