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Flowers for Algernon
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  • …increase of human intelligence. i recall your once saying to me that an experimental failure or the disproving of a theory was as important to the advancement of learning as a success would be. i know now that this is true. i am sorry, however, that my own contribution to the field must rest upon the ashes of the work of two men i regard so highly. yours truly, charles gordon encl: rept. june 5 i must not become emotional. the facts and the results of my experiments are clear, and…
  • …of time directly proportional to the quantity of the increase. i feel that this, in itself, is an important discovery. as long as i am able to write, i will continue to record my thoughts in these progress reports. it is one of my few pleasures. however, by all indications, my own mental deterioration will be very rapid. i have already begun to notice signs of emotional instability and forgetfulness, the first symptoms of the burnout. june 10 deterioration progressing. i have become…

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