When can George and Lennie leave the ranch , according to George? When does Lennie want to leave?

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George knows that he and Lennie must stay at the ranch in order to get a stake for their own land. Because of the initial conflict with Curley and the awkwardness of Curley's wife, Lennie wants...

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According to George, Lennie and George can leave the ranch when they have made enough money, which is $800. 

Lennie wants to leave as soon as possible because he wants to tend the rabbits, as George promised him. (It was never really revealed exactly when Lennie wanted to leave.)