I told them all I wanted in life is to be smart(page 1)
we can make you smart just like we did with Algernon. page 2
you are getting to be smarter than me charlie! page 12
Charlie wants to be smarter so he can help himself and others like him.
"thank god for books and music and things I can think about" page 14
The doctors show him a mouse named algernon they did an experiment on that made him smarter and they give Charlie the chance to do it as well.
"I guess the same thing is or soon will be happening to me." page 18
the operation was a succeces and charlie is becoming very smart, thanks to his teacher Mrs kinnian.
Charlie has become so smart that he tries his best to avoid human converestions because other people do not understandwhat he is saying. His best friend is boooks now.
Algernon started losing compliance and then died. This propels charlie to put 2 and 2 together and he starts assuming the worst. he beings doing his own research to see if there is a way to save himself.
Charlie loses enough ability to continue on with his research so he decides to leave everything he knows and move. He decides to leave New York for good so he won't make a fool of himself anymore and so that maybe someday his experiments could help people.
"1m going someplace where nobody knows that Charlie Gordan was once a genus and now he cant even read a book or rite good."