So I do not have to tell dreams anymore , I am allowed to lie, and I can be rude.
Jonas` assignment was to be the receiver of memory, He is to recieve memories of the time before the community was created.
Jonas had to go straight to the house of old to present himself to the attendant, Jonas had to immediately to the givers house, he was allowed to be rude, he could not discuss his training with others, prohibited from dream-telling, no medication, is not permitted to apply for release, and he may lie.
I do not know sweetheart
Mom, why cant we have books?
In the Givers house almost every door was locked, he had fancy / different furniture and he had books.
I can see colors!!
The giver transmitted, what sledding down a snowy hill, the feeling of sunshine, and what a sunburn felt like.
The community was not able to make decisions because they did not want anybody to make bad or wrong decisions.
Being able to see beyond is the ability to see color or under tones unlike every body else.