It to be a bright, sunny, heat spring day; a tiny one-story house rested atop a tiny hill. The brick coloring was slightly faded in numerous places, a chicken hutch was at the side of the home, a fat pig walked around in a mud puddle in the backyard, and a dairy product cow to be lazing in the the shade chewing ~ above cud. The windbreaker door swung open and out come a man, that wasn"t tall no one short, possibly 5"9"", he had actually a little of a stomach, thick arms, and also a 5 o" clock shadow going at 2:30. The man walked roughly the next of the home with 2 pails, one in every hand.He opened up the chicken hutch, put in a pail, and also closed the us in five seconds flat, he made his to be to the pig trough and poured the contents of the second pail in and the pig let out a squeal and clumsily ran over. The man stood, cracked his back, and muttered something around being too old to store doing this as he went back inside. This male is George; it"s been a little more than ten years due to the fact that Lennie killed Curley"s wife and also was killed himself. George continued to job-related for a couple of more months and then he and Candy had actually gotten sufficient money because that the house and animals. George never did acquire the rabbits, castle reminded that too much of Lennie. The winter adhering to buying the house, Candy got sick and refused help; the passed far in his sleep on the an initial day that spring.George had operated a few other odd work to pay his method before returning to the farm, gift welcomed earlier as if he were family. That still goes the end to the cat dwellings for fun and also drinks through the guys, however he could never mend the feet he caused by pulling the trigger. Three loud knocks rang through the quiet house, that sound can only be created by solid hands, a skinner"s hands. George walked to the other end of the house and also opened the door; it was Slim. In spite of Slim being in his late 30"s, his challenge hasn"t age a day, the only exception being his fully grown beard the covered all of his chin and jaw.No need for words, George relocated aside and let Slim in, the nodded his head and entered, "Hey George." the said, "Hey." George replied. Sitting under at the kitchen table, the two dropped into one awkward silence, neither discovering what to say. Slim cleared his throat, ran a hand with his beard, and also then spoke up, "So how"ve you been?", "Better, my ago is still killing me." George replied, "I"ve told you a million times to lift v your knees, man." Slim joked, chuckling a bit. George groaned and also said, "Yeah, yeah.""It"s the time the year again." Slim said, suddenly, "I know.", "You quiet wanna go?" Slim asked, George nodded his head and also the two stood up. Exiting the house and closing the door behind them, the two guys made their method down the hill and also up the road. Castle walked follow me a win path, one they have actually trekked many times before; this time, however, they walked in a rapid pace, together if they wanted to gain somewhere and ago in much less than an hour. The two were silent the entire time, deathly silent, and also when they gotten in the brush, friend could almost see the silence.George walked to the financial institution of the river and also placed his hand top top a wooden write-up that to be sticking out of the rocks. ~ above the post in lettering the was carved in v a knife read "LENNIE", Slim stand a little bit behind George together he stared lifelessly in ~ the piece of wood. "Ten years, today... I can"t believe it"s been that long." George murmured to himself as he kneeled in prior of the post.Silence fell once more upon the two men, the just noise over there was, was their breathing. Slim battled the urge to stand alongside George, learning the guy was emotional best now, but to store George"s proud intact, the planted his feet firm in the ground and also crossed his arms. George inserted a hand end the name on the post and he recalled the occasions of ten year prior.Lennie staring across the river, the Luger shiver in his hand as he said Lennie your story and also carefully listening to the sound of the other migrant employees approaching. Moving the Luger to the ago of Lennie"s head and pulled the trigger, the shot was replaying over and over in George"s head. Shaking his head and rubbing his eyes, together if it would certainly erase what happened, George was standing up, whispered, "Bye Lennie.", rotate around, and also began walking. Slim waited till George was next to him and also then complied with him the end of the brush.Slim covering an arm roughly George and patted his shoulder, "You alright?" the asked, "I guess." George replied, not transforming around to look back at the brush. Together they were walking along, a small, gray rabbit come hopping the end of one bush, looked around, and also hopped into another. Lennie"s voice all of sudden came into George"s mind, "And I acquire to have tendency the rabbits!" the exclaimed, a sad smile came throughout George"s face, "Yeah, you obtain to tend the rabbits..." he whispered, one tear rolling under his face, Slim saw this, rubbed George"s arm and repeated the words that told the various other ten year ago, "You had actually to carry out it George, you had actually to execute it."


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A/N: i don"t own the characters or the Mice and also MenAs stated in my journal entry, in my English class we check out OMAM and we had actually to do a task on it. Among the choices was creating a seventh chapter and I determined to perform that and this is it.