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Anyone would help their best friend if they needed some jack but what if they needed to be put to rest George Milton is not guilty for the murder of his friend Lennie Small in the novel Of Mica and Men by John Steinbeck George should be proven innocent because of three reasons Curley would have brutally murdered Lennie George had to stop Lennie from unintentionally hurting others and it was Georges responsibility to end Lennies derogatory life If George did not kill Lennie in the painless way he did then Curley would have murdered him in a pugnacious and belligerent way that was filled with indignation On page 96 Curley retorted Ill kill the big son-of-a-bitch myself Ill shoot im in the guts This quote shows that Curley was going out to murder Lennie Also it shows that George knew Curley was going to murder him painfully so George knew he had to get it over with humanely The second reason George is innocent is that if he did not do what he did the number of Lennies accidental victims would continue to add up On page nine Lennie said They was so little Id pet em and pretty soon they bit my fingers and I pinched their heads a little and then they was dead---because they was so little In this quote you see that whenever the soft thing that Lennie had writhed contorted or cringed he crushed it He has done it to mice puppies and women So George had to stop Lennie from doing these things even if they were accidents The most important point is that George is the only person who had a right to kill Lennie so it was not murder On page 61 Candy stated I ought to of shot that dog myself George I shouldnt ought to of let no stranger shoot my dog This quote shows the owner-pet relationship between George and Lennie Like an
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