"Guys like us, that work on ranches, are the loneliest guys in the world.
''If you don' want me I can go off in the hills an' find a cave.''
"Well-hell! I had him so long. Had him since he was a pup. I herded sheep with him." He said proudly, "You wouldn't think it to look at him now, but he was the best damn sheep dog I ever seen."
Crooks scowled, but Lennie's disarming smile defeated him. "Come on in and set a while," Crooks said. "'Long as you won't get out and leave me alone, you might as well set down." His tone was a little more friendly.
Why can't i talk to you? I never get to talk to nobody. I get awful lonely."