The Question and Answer section for Flowers for Algernon is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
One of the new bakery workers makes fun of Charlie and is physically abusive. His friends, however, stick up for him and protect him. They even want to get the new guy (Klaus) fired, but Charlie won't allow it. Charlie leaves the bakery when he...
Charlie is optinistic about going to Warren. He doesn't want people to feel sorry for him or worry about him. Charlie's option is to stay where he is and go on as he was before the operation.... and that's something that he does not want to do.
The window is a recurring image because he envisions himself, the way he was....behind the glass.