Was George Justified In Of Mice And Men

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In the book Mice and Men George was faced with a tough decision of killing his best friends or letting him suffer, he ended up killing him. I believe George's decision to kill Lennie himself was justified. It think it was justified because if George didn't kill Lennie himself then Lennie would have had to endure some form of torture. Candy was talked into having someone shoot his dog. Candy raised his dog up since he was a pup and they've been like best friends. Candy was very, very sad to see him go. In his mind he was alone now and felt guilty that some stranger shot his dog. On page 61 Candy says "I ought to of shot that dog myself, George. I shouldn't ought to of let no stranger shoot my dog." I think when George had to make the decision

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