The episode with Carlson shooting the dog serves a dual purpose. 7) What does Slim tell George might happen to Lennie if they bring him in? 2- I think to get the gun. The sound of the shot brings the lynch party running to the clearing. Answered by Lauren M #723098 on 11/25/2017 12:58 PM Carlson asks the last question because it is symbolic of the … chapter 2 questions 1. Carlson does not comprehend the emotion behind Lennie's death as well as the kinship that Slim and George feel for each other. and george would meet him there. 9) What does Curly say he's going g to do to Lennie? hope i helped you a bit. 4.Summaries Candy's description of Curley's wife 5.Name two tings George tells Lennie to do with regard to Curley 6.What does George … 9. 7. 8) What does George suggest about Carlson's gun? That Lennie had his (Carlson's) gun and George got it from Lennie and killed him OR Lennie shot himself. Consider Steinbeck's description of her after Lennie has left the barn. The author's description of the silence that follows Carlson's departure with the dog (choose all that apply) a.) Carlson and the others cannot fathom why George is upset. What does George say? 10. 2.What does the boss suspect George of doing to Lennie? It establishes that Carlson owns a gun, a Luger pistol. What does George suggest about Carlson's gun? When the ranch hands appear, George lies about the murder. employs personification o give it solidity and power b.) Explain what makes the boss suspicious when he meets Lennie and George. (no i think george took it) 4- they discussed that if lennie ever got into any trouble he would go to the river or the bushes. As Lennie falls to the ground and becomes still, George tosses the gun away and sits down on the riverbank. 3.What explanation does Candy give George for Curley's treatment of Lennie? What does Carlson assume happened to Lennie? George could not logically kill Lennie any other way. Steinbeck wrote the book with the intention of turning it into a stage play almost immediately. 5) What does Candy tell George they should do about lennie? Steinbeck planned to have George kill Lennie--but he had to have a gun. The story is packed full of metaphors, symbolism, and other poetic devices, so I know it can't just be a case of "oh, it was a long day and he was tired". Is upset by what he had done with the gun. He raises Carlson’s gun, which he has removed from his jacket, and shoots Lennie in the back of the head. The audience will also recognize it as Carlson's gun because a Luger is a very distinctive-looking automatic pistol. When George pulls it out to shoot Lennie it will be obvious that it is Carlson's gun. George says Lennie had the gun (doesn't want to get in trouble for taking Carlson's gun) Both Lennie's Aunt Clara and a gigantic rabbit appear while Lennie waits for George. 6) What does George tell Candy he has known all along? 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