Question: English & Literature

why did the author name the story flowers of algernon?

In English & Literature | Asked by bobybooby
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Algernon was the name of the mouse ( the test animal whose intelligence also deteriorated over time.)  He died (flowers!!!!) which is what can be assumed happens to Mr. Gordon (the human subject). 

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