Examples Of Difficult Decisions Johnny Made In The Outsiders

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In the novel, The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton, one of the main characters, Johnny, made difficult decisions and sacrificed his life for others. Johnny and Ponyboy have a passionate relationship and make difficult decisions for each other. Appreciating what others sacrifice for us is the big picture in the difficult choices others make for us. Johnny and Pony have a special friendship. Even though they went through a rollercoaster of emotions and tough moments, Johnny made difficult decisions for Pony and sacrificed his life for others. For example, Johnny exclaims, “I had to. They were drowning you, Pony. They might have killed you. And they had a blade… they were gonna beat me up…”(Hinton 57)? This reveals that Johnny killed Bob for Pony. Johnny

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