He has shown all of the qualities that a Receiver must have. (Lowry 62)
Refusal of the Call
"No, I don't. I can't"(Lowry 63)
Grant & Trent
The Beginning o The Adventure
Jonas RECEIVER OF MEMORY
Do not discuss your training with any...
Go immediately to dwelling at the...
From this moment you are exempted from r...
Go immediately at the...
The Road of Trails
The Experience of Unconditional Love
You may lie.
Fro this moment you are prohibited ...
Except fro illness or injury related...
You are not permitted to apply for release.
"Far across the expanse of what seem to be a field , lay groaning men. A wild-eyed horse, its bridle torn and danging, trotted frantically" (Lowry 118)
"The giver led Jonas firmly, little by little, into the deep and terrible suffering of the past. Each time, in his own kindness, The giver ended the afternoon with color-filed memory of pleasure." (Lowry 110)