Of Mice and Men

In what way is lennie like a kid rather than an adult?

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Lennie is mentally disabled and so acts much younger than his real age. He is unable to understand the consequences of his actions, is scared easily, and generally needs someone like George to take care of him.

Lennie is mentally disabled and so acts much younger than his real age. He is unable to understand the consequences of his actions, is scared easily, and generally needs someone like George to take care of him.