I think from the beginning I had the feeling that she was an unreachable genius-and very, very old. Now, every time I see her she grows younger and more lovely. 284
Sub-Plot One Miss Kinnian and Charlies relationship.
They love each other but, Charlie is getting so dumb he won´t see Miss Kinnian as the one he loves. But just a teacher.
If you ever reed this Miss Kinnian dont be sorry for me 1m glad I got a second chanse to be smart becaus I lerned a lot of things that I never even new were in this world and 1m grateful that I saw it all for a litte! bit. p 304
Beggining: Kinnian is his teacher and he only thinks of her like that
Middle: They love each other and everything seems good... until Charlie starts to get dumb again
Miss Kinnian came to the door but I said go away I dont want to see you.She cried and I cried too but I wouldnt let her in because I didnt want her to laugh at me I told her 1 didn't like her any more. I told her 1 didnt wantto be smart any more. Thats not true. I still love her and I still want to be smartbut I had to say that so shed go away. 305
End: Charlie leaves town so Miss Kinnian wouldn't have to see him when he gets incredibly dumb
Sometimes somebody will say hey look at Joe or Frank or George hereally pulled a Charlie Gordon. I dont know why they say that but they alwayslaft. 289
Sub-Plot Two Charlie and the factory workers
The Problem is that the factory workers don like him and make fun of him
The factory workers fired Charlie because he was being too smart.
Eight hundred and forty names, everyone connected with the factory, exceptFanny Girden. Scanning the list quickly, I saw at once that hers was the onlymissing name. All the rest demanded that I be fired. 296
I got mad and chased him out because he was making fun of me the way they all used to. p 304
Beginning: He was the dumb one in the factory and everyone constantly made fun of him
End: He realizes not everyone can be his friend and he ends up leaving town to start over.
Middle: He got smarter than everyone else so they freaked and all signed a petition to fire him.