Health In The Giver By Lois Lowry

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In The Giver by, Lois Lowry, adventurous Jonas and curious Gabriel didn't make it to Elsewhere; the cold snow weakened both boys just before they closed their eyes and passed away. In the first place, on page 177, the author clearly states. “He was not warmer; if anything he felt more numb and more cold. He was not less exhausted; on the contrary, his steps were leaden, and he could barely move his freezing, tired legs.” From this statement it is proven that Jonas’s health conditions are extremely poor. Furthermore, it is almost medically impossible for the boys to have survived to see Elsewhere. Additionally, the novel ends with this quote, “... he thought he heard music too. But perhaps it was only an echo.” Jonas is definitely hallucinating
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