As Asher comes late to class, he has to make his public apology which was required.
Lily, you know the rules. Two children-one male, one female-to each family unit.
The class had to have a standard response that they had to say every time.
"We accept your apology, Asher."
Jonas's father asked, "Who wants to be the first tonight, for feelings." (Lowry 5). The families have to every night share their feelings that they have
While talking about jobs Jonas's mother and his sister Lily are talking about how Lily wants baby Gabriel to be apart of their family unit.
The people in this community are not allowed to by some snacks without leaving the recreation center.
"ATTENTION. THIS IS A REMINDER TO MALE ELEVENS THAT OBJECTS ARE NOT TO BE REMOVED FROM THE RECREATION AREA AND THAT SNACKS ARE TO BE EATEN, NOT HOARDED."
In conclusion, we can conclude that in Jonas's community that they have very strict laws so that every will be in the catergory of sameness.
So the theme is that we all the rules that we have to follow, but even though we have those rules they are there to protect us. Some rules we should have the freedom to be able to make our own choices.