What two card games does George play in Of Mice and Men?
In chapters two and three of Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men, George plays solitaire. In chapter three he plays the game of euchre with the laborer Whit. In chapter two, he is described as shuffling and dealing hands of solitaire, a card game played by one person in which the player tries to collect all the cards from each suit into separate piles starting with the ace as the first card. The playing seems to suggest George's loneliness, one of Steinbeck's main themes. George obviously...
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