Vanessa Lim asked:
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(view spoiler)[Forgive my stupid question, but how does the community remember things when Receivers (Jonas, Rosemary) go away? (hide spoiler)]
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This answer contains spoilers… (view spoiler)[From what I understand when the Receiver goes away or is released, the memories are not lost with the person, but they will, by some mystical workings, go back into the community - every person of the community will have them. I suppose because of the many people that have the memory it will not be as vivid and with time it will be absorbed and they will forget. The sameness is too overwhelming and a few memories couldn't change their brain-washing. (hide spoiler)]
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