In Divergent we are introduced to Beatrice Prior, who lives in a future dystopian Chicago. Their society is divided up into a series of five different factions that nurture a particular virtue in its members. There are the Candor (the honest), the Abnegation (the selfless), the Amity (the peaceful), the Dauntless (the brave), and the Erudite (the intelligent). At sixteen years old, on a chosen day, all citizens must choose which faction that they will devote the rest of their lives to.
she’s not pretty, that word is too small. she is not like the girls i used to stare at, all bend and curve and softness. she is small but strong, and her bright eyes demand attention. looking at her is like waking up.