Charlie is a person who wanted to make the world, along with himself, smart. "then ill be abel to read better and spell words good and know lots of things and be like other people. If it works perminint they will make everybody smart all over the wurld. Pg. 3"
Charlie goes through many tests to decide if he is the right canidate for the study. After much arguing about whether or not they can use him, Dr. Nemur and Dr. Stauss decide to. "They are going to use me! I'm so excited I can hardly write. Dr Nemur and Dr. Strauss has a argument about it at first. Pg 2"
He is entered into a clinical study to get his IQ surgically increased. When he does he has to listen to tapes every night. "I thot it was a little television but it wasn't. He said to turn it on when I sleep... But he said if I want to get smart I got to do what he says. Pg 5"
Charlie is now so smart that he is surpassing his doctors in ablilty. He has so much knowledge that he has lost his personality along the way. I tried to keep the conversation a simple, everyday level, but she just stared back at me blankly... When I tried to explain she stopped me and laughed. I guess I got angry. Pg14"