Of mice and men chapter 4 summary by john steinbeck in this chapter we are brought to crooks, the black stable bucks, room he has a small room attached to the barn he has tools and books everywhere but his room is pretty organized and clean as crooks is sitting on his bed, lennie opens the door and stands in the. Crooks is bitter, indignant, angry, and ultimately frustrated by his helplessness as a black man in a racist culture wise and observant, crooks listens to lennie's talk of the dream of the farm with cynicism although tempted by candy, lennie, and george's plan to buy their own place, crooks is constantly reminded (in this. Lennie, however, doesn't understand the unwritten code of racial segregation he appears in crooks' doorway while checking on his pup in the barn crooks tells lennie to go away, but the simple big man cannot understand that he isn't wanted crooks at last relents and allows lennie to sit with him and. This is a student-led educational project funded by creative partnerships and supervised by coventry based theatre company mad half hour and film production. Companionship in of mice and men is primarily demonstrated through the friendship of george and lennie, as there are no other meaningful relationships between people in the evidence george can tell you screwy things, and it don' t matter it's just the talking it's just bein' with another guy that's all (crooks to lennie).
Anger, finds lennie and picks a fight with him lennie crushes curley's hand in the altercation slim warns curley that if he tries to get george and lennie fired, he will be the laughingstock of the farm the next night, most of the men go to the local brothel lennie is left with crooks, the lonely, black stable- hand, and candy. Crooks scowled, but lennie's disarming smile defeated him come on in and set a while, crooks said 'long as you won't get out and leave me alone, you might as well set down his tone was a little more friendly (422) crooks has been lonely and friendless for so long that he almost can't deal with someone trying to. This passage comes from the fourth chapter in of mice and men, by john steinbeck george and the other workers are “gone into town” (69) lennie, crooks and candy are the only men remaining on the ranch this excerpt characterizes crooks and promotes the themes of loneliness and dreams in addition, this passage. The lines that they also appear to envy george and lennie a little bit to have each other to rely on (meyer 240) in the novel steinbeck focuses on demonstrating the loneliness of the main characters, especially candy, crooks and curley's wife, but they are all, for different reasons, excommunicated from the ranch community.
The novel, of mice and men, by john steinbeck, exhibits many forms of these two -way relationships, the strongest, between the characters george and lennie, and the other friendships between crooks and lennie, and george and slim these relationships show how each pair benefit from each others companionship ,. Summary it is saturday night, and crooks is alone in his room when lennie appears in the door at first crooks sends lennie away, but eventually a conversation.
Don't judge a book for its cover in the book “of mice and men”, the people in the bunkhouse had their differences and similarities crooks and lennie had their own differences and similarities, crooks suffered from racism while lennie didn't, crooks was a lonely man while lennie had george, and both of them were. Crooks invites lennie into his room curley's wife comes into crooks's room george comes to get lennie crooks tells lennie that without george he would be locked up lennie comes into crooks's room crooks tells lennie about how he gets treated because he is black crooks offers to come and help on the farm when.
A list of all the characters in of mice and men the of mice and men characters covered include: lennie, george, candy, curley's wife, crooks, curley, slim, carlson, the boss, aunt clara , whit. Crooks asks if he can join them, and george enters the room to find that they have been spreading their secret dream around curley's wife, looking for company, enters the room all the men except lennie argue with her, but she plays up to lennie the scene ends with the boss entering in on curley's wife being in a room.
The first character is “curley's wife” and the second is the stable buck, “crooks ” both for their own individual reasons are deprived the attention, love and compassion that they crave they are the most perfect examples of loneliness in the novel and they are presented as characters in contrast to george and lennie – who. George's dream, although it was basically the same as lennie's, is probably more detailed and complicated and candy, crooks and curley's wife, who although possess dreams, either have no one to share them with or have no hopes of ever reaching them everyone can dream but clearly, the ability to. Of mice and men: lennie, crooks, and candy image credit: amanda m, coventry, ri we all have felt left out at one time or another there may have been that time, in second grade, where you were shunned from the most popular game of four-square over something silly maybe you liked a certain movie,.