Lennie and George escape from the weed because Lennie had been accused for rape.
Lennie and George decide to camp out for the night and rest before they go to the ranch. George tells Lennie not to get into any more trouble or he won't tend the rabbits.
Lennie and George arrive at the ranch a day late and start to work with their new boss Slim.
Lennie and George meet Curley's wife and notice that she's trouble. George tells Lennie to stay away from her and not to get into any trouble.
Lennie, George, and Candy disscus about the land that they will soon have. They start to imagine all the things that they will have on thier land and just the thought of it makes all of them happy.
Lennie gose to see his pup and talks to Crooks about the land that both Lennie and George are going to have someday.
Lennie accidently kills one of the pups and feels bad. Lennie then starts to think what to do with the pup so George won't find out what he did.
Curley's wife talks to Lennie and when she lets Lennie touch her hair she starts to scream for help. Lennie then trys to keep her quiet and accidently brakes her neck and kills her.
Lennie then runs away to the brush and the guys see that he killed curley's wife. All the guys then start to look for Lennie.
George finds Lennie in the brush and tells him to go by the river and to take his hat off. Once Lennie dose that he imagines the land that they will soon have and then George shoots him in the back of the head.