Curleys Wife Of Mice And Men

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Curley's wife is an unnamed character in the book of Mice & Men.

Her appearance is more of a show girl image. She is described in chapter 2,

page 32 as having full rouge lips, wide spaced eyes, heavily mad up. Her finger

nails were real, her hair hung in little rolled clusters like sausages. She wore a

cotton house dress and red mules on the insteps of which were little bouquets

On page 81,chaper 4, there is another good description of her when she enters

the bunk house and asks "any of you boys seen Curly?  . ˜Her face was heavily

mad up. Her lips were slightly parted. She breathed strongly, at though she

had been running, with an appearance that did not suit her surroundings'.

She is called by different names such as Loo Loo (page 56) by the other men.

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