Explain The Point Of No Return For George In Of Mice And Men

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There are a lot of different conflicts within Of Mice and Men, written by John Steinbeck, but one stands out more than the rest. George is a good guy that looks out for his friend Lennie. However, there comes a point that there is no going back on. It is when Lennie kills Curley’s wife. This is the point of no return for George because he has no other choice than to kill Lennie. One reason this is a point of no return for George is because this is not something can just be covered up. Earlier in the novel, we read about how Lennie had killed a mouse and was keeping it in his pocket. This could be covered up, or ignored because nobody really cares that one mouse is killed. Even when Lennie kills the puppy, that could still be covered up, it
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