I don't trust them, something odd about a little guy like that taken that big guy around.
Off the Salinas River in California, two migrant workers, George and Lennie. George is small and sharp, Lennie is big and slow-witted. they are travel to a ranch for work after leaving a previous job because Lennie mistakenly grabbed a woman by her dress.
Lennie and George are friends. However, Lennie is developmentally disabled and because of his childlike mentality, the two friend often find themselves in trouble.
..Go hide in the brush by the river
Curley, the boss's son, immediately takes a dislike to Lennie and pick on him. Curley's wife creates problems by constantly seeking the men's attention. The boys make friends with the ranch hands especially Candy.
Lennie was given puppy by Slim and is in the barn tending it. Curley's wife enters and they begin to talk. without realizing it, Lennie grabs her hair because he soft things. When she nervous and tells him to stop, he panics and breaks her neck
Lennie was given spesific instruction by George that if anything bad happened he should hide near the river. George meet him there.
George shoots Lennie before Curley can find him. The men cover it up. The reader feels the sorrow of George having to kill his best friends.