Jonas and his family telling their feelings at the table and talking of their day, the dad shows Gabriel and that he’s taking care of him
Jonás goes to the ceremony of 12 and gets assigned the rare job of the receiver. They mention how they hope he can handle it unlike the previos receiver 10 years ago. Jonas doesn’t know much about the receiver of memories so he’s fine at the moment but the way people are acting show that its an import role
Jonás goes to the receiver of memories and he gives him good memories such as memories of snow, sledding and christmas. Jonas is sad cause he cant have those memories. Then later when he goes back to the giver he notices he sad and he doesn’t know it yet but its cause he has to show him the bad memories of loss, sadness, war and disease.