Jonas has been selected to be our new Receiver of memory.
Needing A Friend
Welcome, new Receiver of memory.
Jonas starts his journey in a colourless, emotionless world where the days are all the same, as are the people.
Jonas feels he is different from the rest of the community. He is given the job of becoming the new Receiver, a job where he alone must hold all the memories of the past.
I can feel nothing but fear
I am sorry Jonas, there is nothing anyone can do.
Jonas meets the previous Receiver who will transfer the memories to him. The old Receiver starts transferring the memory of colour, along with more pleasant memories. Jonas starts seeing a colour, the colour red.
Leaving For The Future
We are going to find a new home Gabriel.
Jonas experiences the most pleasant and colourful memories in history. It creates true happiness for Jonas, however he also realises that the community have never felt truly happy,
These colours are so precious...
Jonas receives his first painful memory and has trouble coming to terms with true emotions, not the fake emotions he has always been taught.
Jonas struggles to cope with the reality of his community and decides to save one of the children in the community that he has befriended, Gabriel. They both flee the community, looking for another more pleasant place to stay.