Jonas and the other elevens, soon to be twelves, are patiently waiting to get called to the stage to get there assignments. Jonas is very nervous and also very curious and what his assignment will be.
"That you are all concerned. That you feel I have made a mistake"
Fiona has just been called and given her assignment, now it was Jonas turn, well as so he thought were out of nowhere she had skipped Jonas and called Pierre instead. Jonas was very confused by this and he thought that he and done something wrong.
After all but one assignments were handed out (Jonas assignment was not given) the audience started applauding fort the kids who received there assignment. While everyone was applauding Jonas was seating in his seat with embarrassment fromthe fact that he does not have his assignment.
The ceremony has ended and the Chief Elder has acknowledged that the audience has to have felt that she has made a mistake. But she does inform them that she saved Jonas for last. Just like the expression save the best for last.
The chief elder has finally announced that Jonas was not assigned but instead selected to be the new recover of memory. The old receiver was getting old and they needed a new one.
The Chief Elder exclaimed of why they have selected Jonas to be the new recover of memory and how he had met all of the right requirements. She also exclaimed how ever since Jonas was an infant they have been closed monitoring him because they felt he would be assigned something special.