this is the first chapter of the story which is significant because it introduces the main characters (George, and Lenny) in addition to the settling( Salinas,California) they got there partially bus however the bus driver lied to them about the distance because he wanted to be lazy and grumpy considering they were his last customers
In this scene the men find somewhere to rest their head and to lay low for the day . George and Lenny also talked about the plan when they arrive at the new job they are going to work at and when the dream is going to happen where the two own their own small farm with rabbits.
The two men finally get to the farm where they meet a few good people such as candy,and slim however they also meet bad people such as curly and his wife. they meet the boss(curly's dad) . The boys looked suspect to the boss because during the interview George did all of the talking which made the boss think they were trying to get something out of him