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Curley's Wife In 'Of Mice And Men'

analytical Essay
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Section two – Bad Curley’s wife (The EYE) The eye symbolises her malicious act towards the ranch workers. She is femme fettle, she attracted to the men on the ranch despite the fact she already has a husband (Curley) she craves for attention; she needs companionship and she is persistent for love. The negative portrayal portrays she’s upset with the men on the ranch. The men in the ranch are interpleading that she wants to be flirtatious and wants love but she is desperate to find a person that cares about her. Curley’s wife is trying to impress the men on the ranch when she puts on a lot of make up on. This is in evidence from the text “heavily made up.” This indicates that she is trying to amaze them but all the men on the ranch laugh at her …show more content…

In this essay, the author

  • Analyzes how the eye symbolises curley's malicious act towards the ranch workers. she craves attention, needs companionship, and is persistent for love.
  • Analyzes how curley's wife is like an evil magnet because she is always dragging men in her traps and trying to connect with them.
  • Analyzes how steinbeck portrays that women were discriminated because he spectacles her as a man’s property.
  • Analyzes how curley's wife smiled, archly, and twitched her body to slim, which interprets that she is flirting with slim.
  • Analyzes how steinbeck shows that she is like a weapon because she hurts people and is dangerous. the ranch workers back chat about her as she's mischievous and nave.

She does not have the eye for Curley although that is her husband, this symbolises the fact the he does not treat her with respect because he only need her for sex and cleaning the house and they had to put up with it to survive. Steinbeck portrays that women wear treated incomparable and this reason why Curley’s wife is unfairly characterised they were only saints and sinners. Steinbeck illustrations that women were discriminated because he spectacles her as a man’s property. As women were inadequate and not needed men would take advantage of them. Curley’s wife say’s “nobody can’t blame a person for looking after, she smiled, archly and twitched her body to slim.” This interprets that she is flirting with Slim, Slim rejects her by saying that she is a “tramp” by saying “nobody can’t blame a person for looking after” and smiling at him, archly and twitched her body. By flirting with Slim she is trying to attract him to like her, because she is a young, pretty and naive woman she want someone to get notice her and she want attention; she is begging Slim because she is despite for her love and

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