Flowers For Algernon: Is It Good To Change Ourselves?

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Is it Good To Change Ourselves?
God made us all different for a reason. The thing is that many people forget that we are not allowed to change ourselves. Charlie Gordon is one of those people. In the book Flowers For Algernon by Daniel Keyes, Charlie Gordon is a 32 year old who is not smarter than the average man. Charlie has a mental disability that makes him have a lower IQ than most people. Charlie has a deep desire to increase his intelligence so he can become sociable and interact with other people. He undergoes an operation that could increase his intelligence, which it does. Now that his !Q has increased as a result of the surgery, he feels as if his life will improve but it does not. After undergoing the surgery, Charlie 's life has

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