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Flashcards in George Deck (15):
1

‘The first man was small and quick, dark of face, with restless eyes and sharp, strong features.’

‘The first man was small and quick, dark of face, with restless eyes and sharp, strong features.’

2

‘you never oughta drink water when it aint running Lennie,’ he said hopelessly.

‘you never oughta drink water when it aint running Lennie,’ he said hopelessly.

3

‘So you forgot awready…..you’re a a crazy bastard!’

‘So you forgot awready…..you’re a a crazy bastard!’

4

‘God, you’re a lot of trouble …I could live so easy and maybe have a girl.’

‘God, you’re a lot of trouble …I could live so easy and maybe have a girl.’

5

(rhythmically) ‘Guys like us, that work on ranches, are the loneliest guys in the world … ‘With us it ain’t like that … we got someone to talk to that gives a damn about us.’

(rhythmically) ‘Guys like us, that work on ranches, are the loneliest guys in the world … ‘With us it ain’t like that … we got someone to talk to that gives a damn about us.’

6

‘Good boy.’

‘Good boy.’

7

‘He’s my … cousin.’‘if I was a relative of yours I’d shoot myself’

‘He’s my … cousin.’‘if I was a relative of yours I’d shoot myself’

8

‘You was pokin’ your big ears into our business’
‘you keep away from her, ‘cause she’s a rat trap’

‘You was pokin’ your big ears into our business’
‘you keep away from her, ‘cause she’s a rat trap’

9

‘Hide till I come for you … Say that over.’

‘Hide till I come for you … Say that over.’

10

‘You’ll kill him, the first thing you know’

‘You’ll kill him, the first thing you know’

11

‘you give me a good whorehouse every time’

‘you give me a good whorehouse every time’

12

His voice growing warmer… He looked raptly…entranced…. Bemused by the beauty of the thing’ .‘George said reverently … I bet we could swing her.’

His voice growing warmer… He looked raptly…entranced…. Bemused by the beauty of the thing’ .‘George said reverently … I bet we could swing her.’

13

‘Oh Jesus Christ … and his face was as hard and tight as wood, and his eyes were hard.’ Ch 6 Spoke ‘woodenly’ in a ‘monotonous’ tone

‘Oh Jesus Christ … and his face was as hard and tight as wood, and his eyes were hard.’ Ch 6 Spoke ‘woodenly’ in a ‘monotonous’ tone

14

‘No I ain’t mad.. … I want ya to know.’

‘No I ain’t mad.. … I want ya to know.’

15

‘George shivered and looked at eh gun and then he threw it from him.’

‘George shivered and looked at eh gun and then he threw it from him.’