Jonas was Chosen to be the new Receiver of Memories. He is responsible to go to the giver and receive the memories from him. He is suppose to learn and contain the memories of the world, good and bad.
Go Straight to Training After school. Go directly home after training. Exempt from rudeness rule. Do Not talk about training. No dream telling. No applying for medicine, except for illness or injury unrelated from training. Cant apply for release. You can lie.
Why cant we make descisions
He has nicer furniture and more books. He also has lockable doors.
Jonas sees snow with a sled and hills. He also experiences sunburn with sunshine and pain.
The community doesn't want people to make the wrong choices. They shelter them by making all of the decisions themselves
Seeing beyond is seeing things normal people cannot see, like colors, or the memories. Jonas first experiences this by seeing the apple. He is told he is seeing the color red.