According to the Penguin Teacher's Guide for Of Mice and Men, Curley and Curley's wife represent evil in that both oppress and abuse the migrants in different ways. Curley, Slim, and Carlson arrive seconds after. After Lennie accidentally kills Curley's wife, George chooses to kill Lennie.
In the first chapter, the reader is introduced to George and Lennie.
John Steinbeck, one of the most honorable authors of time, is known for receiving Nobel Prize, California commonwealth club medal, Pulitzer Prize, and other great accomplishments towards publishing sixteen novels.
Knowing a man well never leads to hate and nearly always leads to love. Wang, John Steinbeckborn in Salinas, California, is one of the most significant and representative American writers in that era. However, his intellectual handicap undercuts this and results in his powerlessness.
Characters I was a bindlestiff myself for quite a spell. She uses her sex appeal to gain some attention, flirting with the farm hands. American authors like John Steinbeck who add biographical elements into their pieces of writing.
Lennie's inability to rein in his physical strength leads to trouble for both men, most notably when he accidentally kills Curley's wife.