Of Mice And Men Foreshadowing

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Loneliness is the worst emotion for any living being to feel. In the novella “Of Mice And Men” by John Steinbeck, two men, George & Lennie, travel together during The Great Depression. One dominant theme in the novella discusses the idea that loneliness is treacherous because makes people melancholy & aggressive. Steinbeck uses foreshadowing & symbolism to express the theme by creating suspense/emotion-filled connections between the characters & their dreams. Foreshadowing is used multiple times throughout the novella to show the loneliness of each character. One instance where foreshadowing is used in the novella is when George talks about if he didn’t have Lennie then he would spend all his money in a brothel. Evidence from the novella