When Charlie was little, he lived with his parents and was their only child. Both Charlie and his mother were stuck with his abusive father Walter Jurgen. Walter showed nothing but hate to his wife and despised charlie. So Charlie spent most of his time alone when he was home. He used his closet as a safe place, and always stayed there. His mother realized how lonely her child was, and decided one day to buy a old box Tv for charlie to watch, and keep occupied as much as possible. His mother put it in Charlies safe place (closet) and kept it a secret from Walter.
After a few days, Charlie became very fixed