"divergent factions", "faction symbols", "amity faction", "dauntless faction", "erudite faction", "candor faction", "abnegation faction", "amity clothing", "candor clothing", "dauntless clothing", "erudite clothing", "abnegation clothing"
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Appearance: Hides one’s beauty, gray clothes (gray robes, gray shirts, gray slacks), plain hairstyle (p.6), only adornment allowed is a watch, because it is practical p. 27
Demeanor: Reserved/unassuming, not drawing too much attention, lack of vanity, never self indulgent.
Values: Selflessness, protecting yourselves from vanity, greed, and envy, If you have little, and want for little, then you are all equal and envy no one. p. 29
Beliefs: Be selfless in every way.
Appearance: Black suit with white tie is the standard uniform. p. 8
Demeanor: Peaceful, playful, kind
Values: Peacefulness, Kindness
Beliefs: Living in peace with one another, against aggression, kind, loving and free p. 42
Appearance: Must wear at least one blue article of clothing, which causes the body to release calming chemicals p. 348
Failure to complete initiation into whatever faction you choose, living in poverty, doing the work no one else wants to do (janitors, construction works, garbage collectors, make fabric, operate trains, drive buses). For their work, they get food and clothing, but not enough of either. p. 25
One living in poverty and discomfort. Divorced from society and separated from community with no purpose or reason to live.