First he was very suspicious but I told him what happened to me then he looked very sad and put his hand on my shoulder and said Charlie Gordon you got guts. This is not based on the novel or movie, by the way, but just the original short story. It is the gusto with which he asks for the operation, never mind the risks he is told about, which gets him apart from other retarded people. Tm so exited I can hardly write. None of them would look into my eyes. After the surgery, when Charlie's intelligence increases, Alice is hesitant in starting a relationship with Charlie. I was an arrogant, self-centered bastard.
I keep telling myself I must keep writing these reports so that somebody will know what is happening to me. Despite having hoped for this, when it came down to it and I saw that Charlie, this Charlie whom I had taught and this Charlie, who had surpassed me, was now sitting in my classroom waiting for a lesson like any other day, I left as quickly as I could, unable to hold back tears. Only this time she dint want me to tell her the picturs. His high intelligence is casting him adrift from normal human relationships even as his emotional immaturity struggles to make connections with his pre-sent and his past. I think that maybe I had to say it out loud to truly believe it. A few times I play it over in the morning to find out what I lerned when I was sleeping and I dont think so.
I like to look up all the hard words in the dictionary and I remember them. This was far from the clear lines of problem-solving and the systematic acquisition of knowledge. Strauss was on my side and like the other one wasnt. They said it was better I shud go back to work but I cant tell anyone what the operashun was for and I have to come to the hospitil for an hour evry night after work. Only I feel sorry because hes all alone and has no frends. April 22— I found out what a Rorshach is. When I say empathic listening, I mean listening with intent to understand.
It seems the more intelligent Charlie is, the more unhappy he is and the more repressed memories he begins to remember. He tries so hard and wants to learn, but I'm not so sure I can teach him much. Lesson Summary How far would you go to help your student? Click it to see your results. He tried racing the mouse again. Algernons motorvation is the cheese they put in his box.
All I remember is my father drunk most of the time and arguing with mom about money. There were lots of girls and some men from the factory. Get the broom and sweep that mess up. Then I dont remember so good but he wantid me to say what was in the ink. As will be seen by my report, these and other physical and mental deterioration syndromes can be predicted with statistically significant results by the application of my formula. She never pulls her shade down and thru my window when I put out my lights I can see her from the neck down when she comes out of the bath to dry herself.
Charlie introduces himself and speaks about his job working for Mr. Tomorrow, I will discuss with Dr. Charlie presents his findings to Nemur and they are confirmed. Progress Report 6—Mar 15 The operashun dint hurt. Yet, Charlie is shown almost to be making use of both women, without giving back much.
. As Charlie soon learns, it's no fun to go from being knowledgeable to being chopped liver. My name is Charlie Gordon. Not unless you want to remain a child all your life. Donnegan showed me the petition. And like the scientists and those who patronized him before the surgery, he too has a hard time recognizing his intellectual arrogance.
Everything seems fine, but I've been told that Charlie got a headache from, as he put it, 'thinking too much'. I told her I think flu sick. Im taking a cuple of books along and even if I cant reed them Ill practise hard and maybe I wont forget every thing I lerned. And I had been laughing at him too. I want to find out more about what happens to him but Miss Kinnian says thats all there is. I spend most of my free time at the library now, reading and soaking up what I can from books.
Yes, I cannot wait to meet the new Charlie, but some small part of me feels guilty for it. I told him I dont like to race with Algernon any more. I'm fairly certain Charlie would be best for this experiment. Anyway that test made me feel worser than all the others because they did it over 10 times with difernt amazeds and Algernon won every time. I cursed myself for losing control and creating a scene.