Johnny stay behind and later Pony boy returns saying that Darry slapped him. He has long black hair. Even though it's too late to save Johnny, his inspiring words save Ponyboy. He notices how easy it is to talk to Cherry. Johnny, who never felt any real love from his mother, refuses to see her, then passes out. He says, 'I used to talk about killing myself…I don't want to die now.
Dally, who ran inside the church to rescue his friends, is also injured as he tries to save Ponyboy and Johnny. They shouldn't hate each other. Numerous self-help books are on the market today that try to explain the concept to frustrated adults. First, they visit Johnny, who is very weak. I convinced myself that he wasn't dead. Johnny Kills Bob Johnny is the most sensitive and caring member of the group. As you can see at the beginning of the novel, the brothers are constantly getting into arguments about stupid little things, but after Darry hits Ponyboy, things change.
He asks Cherry whether she can see the sunset well from the West Side. Finally Sodapop steps in after Dally dies and everyone is sad and feeling helpless. Hinton's The Outsiders make it possible for the reader to develop differing interpretations of the novel. She tells them that the Socs plan to play by greaser rules during the rumble and not use weapons. Outside of these boundaries no-one knows of them but the hatred for each other still plays on their minds. I think he would be consirded a Soc because he is smart and is really sporty.
I can tell he was about to cry because when most people cry their voice changes and it makes their voice sound different. He is now less self-absorbed, and he is upset when he thinks that he may have hurt Darry's feelings by not calling for him. He says that he can still see it from the East Side, too. Is this true in the novel The Outsiders. They receive help from their fellow greaser, Dallas Winston, and the Socy cheerleader, Sherri or Cherry Valance. I don't hate the Socs anymore.
Johnny comforts his friend then five Socs turn up. They arrive at the vacant lot just as Dally does, from the opposite direction. Later he ges to see another movie with Pony boy and they meet two girls, Sherri Also known as Cherry , and Marcia. It's a shock to the others to discover that he killed Bob. Darry tells him he's been very sick with exhaustion, shock, and a minor concussion.
Darry goes to make Ponyboy some mushroom soup, leaving the two younger brothers together. You don't know what a few months in jail can do to you. It is a former buddy, one who is now in college, while Darry has to work for a living. Darry tells him that he has been suffering from exhaustion, shock, and a minor concussion. Why would being crippled be worse for Johnny than someone else? Without Johnny dally had nothing. Johnny was the personality that united the boys more than anyone, probably, because he needed protecting.
When they go to leave after a few days, the church catches on fire with a few elementary school kids trapped inside, so they go into the church to save them. Ever since that moment, he was extremely jumpy and always carried a switchblade in his back pocket. They decide to go to Dally thinking that he would know what to do. He thinks with the testimony of Cherry Valance and the fact that he doesn't have a record, he might not face a long prison term. As these events are happening, Pony's condition is worsening.
Johnny was somewhere else—mabye asleep in the lot, or playing the pinball machine in the bowling alley, or sitting on the back steps of the church in Windrixville. Bob takes Ponyboy and starts drowning him until Johnny gets his switchblade out and kills Bob. The fact that the bicycle could stand up straight on just two wheels is insane. When Randy comes to visit, Ponyboy says that he was the one who killed Bob, and that Johnny is not dead. What Ponyboy doesn't realize, until the night of the fire, is Darry is so tough on him because he is frightened. Suddenly Ponyboy remembers that Johnny and Dally are dead.
When his parents aren't physically and or verbally abusing him, they're ignoring him. The gash was caused by the large rings worn by the. The two main groups of the story were the Socs and the greasers. Did Johnny do the right thing? Then Dally calls from a payphone, saying he's just robbed a grocery store and is running from the cops. When Johnny says stay gold Stay good it means to keep doing what he is doing.