Of Mice and Men

Explain the following image from the book: "And the meanness and the plannings and the discontent and the ache for attention were all gone from her face. She was very pretty and simple, and her face was sweet and young." (pg.92-93)

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In this image, we see the youth and beauty of Curley's wife, as she appears in death. Her face holds no anger, no disappointment, and no ulterior motives..... she just a girl who's life has been taken too soon.


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