What would your life be like in a utopian society? Jonas knows what it is like.
He has lived in one for twelve years. At the age of twelve he is chosen to be
the Receiver. + Through the essay one will be aware of the memories Jonas
received, the results of the memories, and the wisdom he gained as a result of
Memories play an important role in The Giver. For example, this
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the situation he
faced, Jonas had no choice but to rely on his wisdom.
In a utopian society one’s life wouldn’t really be his own. No one
really has a life or freedom in a utopian society. Through memories, Jonas
learned a lot. The results of the memories gave him wisdom. The wisdom
Jonas gained helped him and Gabriel survive. Of all the three topics
discussed, wisdom plays the biggest role of all.