How Does Steinbeck Present Loneliness In Of Mice And Men

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¨Loneliness is my least favorite thing about life¨ this quote was said by Anne Hathaway . The lyrics represent loneliness also, the feelings of isolation. This quote connects to the story Of Mice and Men by John steinbeck when three characters feel like they have no one to turn to and that they are being left behind on the ranch. The three characters who thinks they have no one to turn to and think they are isolated are Candy, Curley’s wife, and Crooks. Curley’s wife is I think who feels lonely on the ranch . She a runaway girl she runs away from home because she didn't like the way she was treated. Curley always told her to stay at home in the house also, that she wasn’t allowed to talk to anyone on the ranch. Curley’s wife told Lennie,t ‘’ i get very lonely ‘’ she said ‘’ at least you can talk to people ‘’ i can't talk to nobody but curley ‘’ (89).…show more content…
Everyone makes fun of him because of his age. Also, Candy only does women work on the ranch because of being handicapped. So , he works alone while everyone else works together and do men work. He is very lonely on the ranch he stays back in the bunkhouse and clean. He only had one friend on the ranch his dog . He lost his dog because carlson killed it Carlson thought that it would be best . Candy told Carlson ‘’he was the best damn dog he ever seen’’.(44) Now, because of carlson killing Candy’s dog Candy is therefore , leaves him very lonely for the rest of his
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