Highlights from the Socratic Seminar. The Giver. The Giver and Rosemary. Rosemary and the Giver had a special bond because they both were able to experience the feeling of love. This then intensified and strengthened their bond as father and daughter.
Highlights Rosemary feeling love and loss simultaneously.
Q: If the community had access to memories in a book of records, would they have opinions or emotions?
A: It would take away from sameness and create differences.
A Rosemary feeling love and loss simultaneously.: They would not feel emotion because they would not have a direct connection unless they experienced it themselves.
Example: Jonas actually experienced the situations and was able to develop an emotional response.