By Elijah Pauley
When George and Lennie walk meet Curley for the first time he made it look like he was going to fight them "I’ll try to catch him," said Curley. His eyes passed over the new men and he stopped. He glanced coldly at George and then at Lennie. His arms gradually bent at the elbows and his hands closed into fists. He stiffened and went into a slight crouch. His glance was at once calculating and pugnacious. Lennie squirmed under the look and shifted his feet nervously. Curley stepped gingerly close to him. "You the new guys the old man was waitin’ for? "I'll try to catch him
Of Mice and Men (6/10) Movie CLIP - Lennie Fights Back (1992) HD
People don't like Curley because he always starts fights
no one talks to Curley's wife because they are afraid that Curley will get mad and pick a fight with them.
Curley fights Lennie
Curley starts a fight with Lennie and Lennie gets pretty beat up but not knowing his own strength he grabs Curley's hand and brakes it, afterwords they cover it up saying he caught his hand in a machine.