Why does the Giver ask Jonas to forgive him?
Answer:” Please” he gasped, take some of the pain.”(pg118) The Giver ask’s Jonas to forgive him because the Giver gives Jonas his pain. The pain of warfare. The Giver has to much pain and couldn’t resist that much so he gave the pain to Jonas. He didn’t want to hurt Jonas, but he has to give it to him because somethimes there’s to much pain. The giver looks away and say’s “forgive me” to Jonas.