Why did Mr. Cattanzara warn George not to do what he himself had done?

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In the story, Mr. Cattanzara does warn George not to do what he himself had done. If we read between the lines, we can arrive at some important conclusions about Mr. Cattanzara's behavior here. It is likely that Mr. Cattanzara sees himself in the younger man and doesn't want George to miss an opportunity to make a better life for himself.

So, Mr. Cattanzara warns George not to do what he himself had done because he cares about him. The older man's solicitude for George is clearly demonstrated in the story. It is Mr. Cattanzara who spreads the...

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