Of Mice and Men

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Lennie's Puppy Symbol Analysis

Lennie's Puppy Symbol Icon
Just as Lennie is dependent on George, Lennie's puppy is entirely dependent on Lennie. Like Lennie, the puppy symbolizes the fate of the weak in the face of the strong.
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Lennie's Puppy Symbol Timeline in Of Mice and Men

The timeline below shows where the symbol Lennie's Puppy appears in Of Mice and Men. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 2
The Weak and the Strong Theme Icon
...and replacing it with one of the puppies. Lennie wonders if he can get a puppy of his own. (full context)
Part 3
Male Friendship Theme Icon
The Weak and the Strong Theme Icon
Slim agrees to give Lennie a puppy. When George thanks him, Slim says Lennie is the best worker he's ever seen even... (full context)
Male Friendship Theme Icon
The Weak and the Strong Theme Icon
Lennie enters with his puppy under his coat. George orders him to return the puppy to its litter. While Lennie... (full context)