The manner of giving shows the character of the giver more than the gift itself.
What must The Giver give to Jonas?
The Giver's job is to hold the memories of their world's past and knowledge nobody in the community knows about. What he must give Jonas is to transmit the memories he has to Jonas.
What makes Jonas happy in The Giver?
When he can no longer remember sunshine, and is almost totally numb with cold, Jonas remembers his friends and family and the Giver, and the happiness their memories give him helps him to reach the top. He recognizes the snow-covered summit of the hill, and somehow finds a sled waiting for him there.
Does Jonas love The Giver?
Within a year of training, he becomes extremely sensitive to beauty, pleasure, and suffering, deeply loving toward his family and the Giver, and fiercely passionate about his new beliefs and feelings.
What did Jonas receive in The Giver?
The Receiver has the memories of the entire world at his disposal. The first memory Jonas receives is of sledding in the snow. It is a happy memory, but he soon experiences others like war and hunger. He finally plans to escape and release the memories to the Community, so they will understand what they have lost.
Did The Giver have a wife?
Answer and Explanation: Yes, the Giver is married, but he no longer interacts with his spouse. She lives with the other childless adults in their community. They once had a daughter named Rosemary, but Rosemary committed suicide partway into her training to be a Receiver of Memory.