“He had been frightened then. The sense of his own community silent, waiting had made his stomach churn. He had trembled." Ch 1 Pg 13
"And again in the air, for an instant only it had changed."' Ch 3 Pg 39
He Killed It!
"Jonas has been selected to be out next Receiver Of Memory." Ch 8 Pg 82
"In his mind Jonas saw the face of the boy who had lain dying on a field and had begged him for water. He had a sudden choking feeling as if it were difficult to breathe." Ch 17 Pg 170
"He killed it! My father killed it! Jonas said to himself stunned of what he was releasing. He continued to stare at the screen numbly." Ch 19 Pg 188
"He knew they were shining through the windows of rooms, that they were red, blue and yellow lights that twinkled from trees in places where families created and kept memories that created love." Ch 23 Pg 223-224