"Why do you got to get killed? You ain't so little as mice. I didn't bounce you hard. Now maybe George ain't gonna let me tend no rabbit, if he fin's out you got killed."
" 'He says he was gonna put me in the movies. Says I was a natural... I never got that letter. So I married Curley, met him out to the Riverside Dance Palace that same night... I don't like Curley. He ain't a nice fella.' "
" 'Oh that's nice,' and he stroked harder. 'Oh that's nice.'
And then she cried angrily, 'You stop it now, you'll mess it all up.' "
"Please don't do that... I don't want you to yell. You gonna get me in trouble jus' like George says you will."
"She jerked her head sideways and Lennie's hand hung on. 'Let go,' she cried."
"When she didn't answer, he stepped nearer... 'Oh Jesus Christ!' Candy looked about helplessly, and he rubbed his beard. And then he jumped up and went quickly out of the barn."
" 'I'll kill the big guy myself, come on you guys.' He ran furiously out of the barn"
" 'I'll get my Luger,' Carlson called out and he ran out too.