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    To Charlie Gordon

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    naked. I wanted to hide. I ran outside and I threw up. Then I walked home. It's a funny thing I never knew that Joe and Frank and the others liked to have me around all the time to make fun of me.Now I know what it means when they say ‘to pull a Charlie Gordon.’ I'm ashamed.” Your blissful state of ignorance can represent a state of total security from the reality of the world. When the realization dawned on you, it symbolized the walls of security being torn down and all the ho... ... middle of paper

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    Charlie Gordon Monologue

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    the creek and the songs of the distant birds as I read. It is my only glimpse into what the outside world feels like. The gray storm clouds coming in are reminiscent of pocket lint as I dive deeper into the story. I read about the betrayal that Charlie Gordon felt when he realized the world was a bitter place, and the people that he trusted turned out to be against him. I wonder if that is really how the world is. How can something so vast and free be so unforgiving? I look up from my book when I

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    thirty-two year old man named Charlie Gordon, who suffers from a mental disability, was motivated to become more intelligent and to gain more friends. In order to accomplish this, he undergoes a life threatening surgery. There are many reasons why it was not ethical for Charlie to have the surgery. Charlie Gordon's disability is called phenylketonuria. Those who are born with this condition today would be treated early to prevent the type of learning disability that Charlie developed. He read slowly

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    Charlie Gordon is a thirty-two year old man who is diagnosed mentally challenged but, is very eager to be smart. In order for this to happen Charlie will have to have surgery. There will be two doctors assisting Charlie; Dr.Strauss and Dr.Nemur. In the novel the two doctors are to totally different in how they motivated Charlie, treatment for Charlie and their reasoning for helping him. Since Charlie was chosen to have the surgery Dr.Strauss wants Charlie to write progress reports. This is so

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    Charlie Gordon is a mentally disabled man who is 37 years old with an IQ of 68. IN the beginning book he was nice caring and forgiving but later on after the surgery he began to change. After Charlie’s surgery he began to become critical towards others. When charlie was surprised that DR. Nemur did not know japanese or Hindi “ He can't read those Languages. " "Not read Hindi and Japanese? Oh, come on now." Also another example is when they haven’t translated Rahajamati's attack on this method,

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    that you aren't? Charlie Gordon is someone who knows what he wants. He is also a person who isn’t like everyone else and he doesn’t want to be different. In this story, there are also many times when Charlie feels upset and challenged, but he knows that he can work through those obstacles. He even says, “I’m not going to give up my intelligence without a struggle”. In “Flowers for Algernon”, Daniel Keyes uses characterization to analyze the learning ability of Charlie Gordon. When someone doesn't

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    Charlie Gordon’s Operation “Autism doesn't have to define a person. Artists with autism are like anyone else: They define themselves through hard work and individuality.” This was said by sing and songwriter Adrienne Bailon. People with autism were born without the ability to respond, think or even move sometimes. There are different types of autism, but the type in Flowers for Algernon is very common. Written by Daniel Keyes, this book is about a man named Charlie Gordon. A normal IQ level is

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    imagine being a person with an IQ of only 68 well this is the life that Charlie Gordon lived. In the story “Flowers for Algernon” by Daniel Keyes Charlie Gordon is a 37 year old man with below average intelligence. Charlie struggles with many simple things such as writing, spelling, and creativity. He is willing to try and make himself smarter, but even the adult classes he takes aren’t enough. With all of these variables Charlie gets an operation to make himself smart but, I think if without the operation

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    Flowers for Algernon essay “Eagar, Determined, and Motivated:” these three words describe Charlie Gordon in Daniel Keyes’s story “Flowers for Algernon”. Daniel Keyes writes about a thirty two year old man with a low IQ (Charlie Gordon) who strives to become “normal”. Charlie will do anything to become smarter even letting two doctors preform brain surgery to enhance his learning capability. Charlie evolves throughout the novel and by the end of his journey although his IQ is low he is a more complete

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    about Charlie Gordon, a man 32 years of age, with an intellectual disability. He gets an opportunity to improve his intelligence through an experimental operation. Through this opportunity he is then able to express emotions, grows mentally, fosters relationships and becomes intellectually smarter. Charlie works at a bakery in New York City and some of his co-workers make fun of him because of his retardation but intellectually he doesn’t understand, he thinks they are good friends. Charlie then

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