In this chapter you learn about George and Lennie, the two main characters. Lennie is like a kid and George takes care of Lennie. They are on there way to a new job, were they plan to make enough money to get their own little house.
George and Lennie arrive at their job in this chapter. It takes place in their bunk house. you meet a lot of new characters; there's Candy, Curley, Curley's wife, the boss, crooks,and slim.
In this chapter three major happens. First major thing that happened in this chapter is a guy named Carlson shoots candy's old dog. the second major thing is George and Lennie talk about their dream ranch, and Candy over hears and wants in. They all start thinking and planning about their future house. The last major thing happening was Curley coming in and starting a fight with Lennie Lennie crushed Curley's hand.