Of Mice And Men Dream Analysis

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A dream is a vision or desire that some have always wanted. In the book Of Mice And Men Steinbeck constantly talks about George and Lennie’s dream to always live on a farm. With the struggle they had to endure in the story they were forced to take alternate routes. Because of the great depression George and Lennie had a very complicated time trying to find the funds to buy their dream farm. Dream are significant in the story of Mice And Men because they are used as motivation, focus and protection. Because George had a disability it hindered his dreams from being accomplished.

George and Lennie have always wanted a farm ever since they met at Lennie’s aunt Clara house and once they found a job that was at a ranch they did not hesitate. They seized the opportunity as soon as they possibly could. At the Ranch they met a old man named Candy who had some of the money they needed him to contribute to the farm. Every since they have met Candy they decided their motivation was to focus on working hard so they can buy that land. Each character had their own motivation on why they wanted to buy a farm. Lennie always wanted the farm because he has his own rabbit pin. George is tired of working for people and want his own business. And Candy wanted to get a farm because he is getting old and they are going to soon have no need for him. “Sure we’d
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Steinbeck clearly states that with motivation, focus and protection there is almost nothing that can stop you accomplish your dreams. Also I believe the main purpose Of Mice Of Men is to spread a message to the community to that you should never let go of your dream. Through all the things Lennie went through George kept him protected from curley and kept him focus on his dream farm. Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen. (John

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