We are lonesome animals. We spend all our life trying to be less lonesome. One of our ancient methods is to tell a story begging the listener to say — and to feel — “Yes, that’s the way it is, or at least that’s the way I feel it. You’re not as alone as you thought.”
Think about this quotation and then write your response. Be sure to explain what this quotation means and then analyze how it is or is not exemplified in Steinbeck’s novella, Of Mice and Men.
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