What are the main themes?
Common themes include:Compassion.Courage.Death and dying.Honesty.Loyalty.Perseverance.Importance of family.Benefits of hard work.
What exactly is a theme?
A theme is a universal concept that pervades and recurs throughout every piece of fiction. It is the meaning behind the story and is expressed through the plot and through the character’s journeys. Some will describe it as the ‘heartbeat’ or ‘soul’ of the story. Themes are reinforced by motifs.
What details show that Curley doesn’t love his wife?
What details show that Curley does not love his wife? Because he wants to find Lennie and murder him even though he should stay with his dead wife.
What does Curley think of his wife?
Curley and his wife have a very turbulent relationship in Of Mice and Men. Curley is possessive regarding his wife. He suspects many of the ranch hands when it comes to his wife, including Slim. When talking to George, Whit suggests there might be a sense of turbulence between both husband and wife.
Is Curley jealous of slim?
Why is Curley jealous of Slim? Slim is the “perfect” and popular guy on the ranch and Curley thinks he is having an affair with his wife. Curly is arrogant, self-centered and jealous. His wife is a flirt and definitely lacks the attention (the right kind of attention) she should receive from her husband.