A Comparison Of George In John Steinbeck's Of Mice And Men

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To say this as kind as possible, George’s dreams were in an uncrackable safe and Lennie was the safe itself. Of Mice and Men, written by John Steinbeck, was my favorite story that I read this year. The characters were interesting and there wasn’t a lot of characters either, which I liked. I also enjoyed the plot twist at the end and probably wouldn’t have ever saw it coming if I didn’t have it spoiled for me. In the story, I found it ironic that the two people traveling with each other would be complete opposites of each other. George is the smart, short guy while Lennie is the strong, tall guy. George can think for himself but Lennie cannot. This is shown throughout the entire story, but it is especially shown when George says, “Hide in the
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