By Jake Morris
No one likes Curley
As Curley is one of the main characters of the story, even though Curley is not very nice and likes to pick fights. Since Curley likes to pick fights, no one talks to his wife because they are afraid that he will beat them up.
Curley Picks a fight with Lennie
As Curley picks a fight with Pennie and starts to beat him up, The rest of the guys tell Lennie to fight back. Lennie eventually fights back and breaks Curley's hand in the process.
Quote from story
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