Jonas becomes the receiver of memory, and finds out the world he lives in is not what he thought it was Jonas can not see color Jonas finds out his dad’s work involves him having to kill babies
He gets memories from the Giver, and gets the ability to see colors. He runs away from the community to discover the real world. He takes Gabriel with him when he runs away because there is a chance Gabriel might get released(killed).
Victor likes Teresa, a girl he had liked since they were in catechism classes at Saint Theresa’s and tries to impress her so she will date him
Victor acts likes he knows French, even though he did not. Teresa asked Victor if he would help her with her French, and he agrees.
Zebra loves to run. One day, Zebra was running, and he got hit by a car and can’t run anymore. Zebra becomes very sad and depressed.
Zebra meets John Wilson (who fought in the Vietnam War)who draws Zebra a picture of himself. Victor joins Mr. Wilson’s art class. Zebra draws and sculpts in the class, he started to recover, and feels better.
Reading all of these stories has taught me to not give up no matter what happens. You have to keep on going, and never stop, and also you have to know what is right and what is wrong.
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