They quickly got out and went into the fire to help the kids and when they were taking the last kid out the roof caves in and Ponyboy blacks out. He wakes up in an ambulance and is told he only has minor burns and bruises. Dallas really isn’t hurt either but Johnny has a broken back. I’ll leave it there to not spoil the book for
Even though he killed some one he was still saving Pony. Pony thinks “Next thing I knew I woke up on the pavement beside the fountain”(p.56) after he almost drown. Johnny saved Pony from being drowned. He helped Pony get the kids out of the burning church. This quote from the book states Johnny saved kids from dying in a burning church“the door was blocked by flames, pushed open the window and tossed out the nearest kid.
He then gets beaten up and gets a switchblade put to his throat. The Soc group beats him up and threatens his life but some of his gang save him. The next day PonyBoy and Johnny go to the drive in movies with Dally. When the boys arrive at the movie, they spot two girls and decide to sit right behind them. While at the movie, Dally intimidates two girls sitting in front of the boys.
After that, Ponyboy finds himself in a situation that he personally can’t back out of. It’s the fire at the church. Ponyboy, starts running in to help save the children, but when he turns around, he sees Johnny. “Hey Ponyboy,” Johnny says. Johnny was following Ponyboy into the fire to help save the kids.
In The Outsiders, after Johnny had killed Bob, Ponyboy and Johnny had to go on the run because they didn’t want to be caught, but Johnny says later on that he doesn’t want Ponyboy to have to live this life, and he is willing to turn himself into the police. Johnny couldn’t gain anything from this, and is willing to sacrifice the rest of his life because he doesn’t think it’s fair that Ponyboy has to live his life in hiding and away from his family. In the text, it says, “Johnny nodded. ‘I 'm sure. It ain 't fair for Ponyboy to have to stay up in that church with Darry and Soda worryin ' about him all the time.’”
Someone only whispers this to the people getting “freaked,” this means that the whole school nominated a group of people to “bully” them for the day. They go to Lauren’s cars to find the “freakers” surrounding it with paintball guns. They run through the forest while being chased by the “freakers”. They slow down and go to a bridge. There they have a fight, but the fight was soon forgotten by the two girls.
There are several instances where deception creates a false sense of reality in both the book and movie. Fitzgerald writes his book in first person with Nick Carraway as the narrator. The book presents Nick as garrulous. Therefore, the reader sometimes would detect uncertainty since the entire story is told by Nick. However, in the novel, Nick states "I am one of the few honest people I have ever known" (Fitzgerald 63).
This incident rattles the small community and the two gangs plan to have a huge rumble, and while the two gangs are getting ready to fight Johnny and Ponyboy get out of town to avoid the cops. The two find shelter in an old abandoned church and after the heat dies down their friend Dallas picks them up, but they have to return to the abandoned church. Upon arriving at the abandoned church Ponyboy, Johnny, and Dallas notice the abandoned church is engulfed in flames while a group of students on a field trip in the church. The trio take it upon themselves to save the kids, and while Dallas and Ponyboy get out just in time Johnny goes back to get a book that the duo had while him and Ponyboy were in hiding. While Johnny
A great example of a magician is after Sodapop runs off crying because Darry and ponyboys little argument when he was all calm down, Darry and pony made the promise not to fight anymore pony thought to himself “I guess we all just wanted to stay together”(177). Ponyboy has shown his wisdom to us that even though things may seem horrid and there is nothing but darkness there 's always something good even if its small and he wants to share this with those kids that he was thinking about. Another example to show ponyboy has the wisdom of a magician after he read johnny 's note and thought about all the other kids out in the great wide somewhere with problems like his or different and thought “someone should tell their side of the story”(179). Ponyboy has shown his wisdom to us that even though things may seem horrid and there is nothing but darkness there 's always something good even if its small and he wants to share this with those kids that he was thinking
Then the man sees a crying baby next to the taller man, once again disappearing only to reappear with the 1 year old baby in his arms! The tall man trembling with fear says, “Put my little girl down, this is between you and me.” The man begins to smile, “Not any more!” Then without pause the man opens the escape door and drops the child who is now free falling to her death!
Old church at Jay mountain mysteriously goes up in flames. Two delinquents, Ponyboy Curtis and Johnny Cade, rather than leaving them in the fire, they chivalrously jump into the scorching flames to save four or five little kids. They were found huddled in the corner near the back, fortunately alongside a window. As the fire grew, pieces of the old roof came crashing down, closer and closer to them each time. The smoke grew more dense and thicker by the second.
In the book when Ponyboy falls asleep in a lot and wakes up realizing he needs to go home. When he gets home Darry is angry at Pony for staying late. Ponyboy yells at Darry and he turns and Slaps Pony so hard he falls to the floor (Hinton 50).
Soda and Darry come to the hospital to pick up Ponyboy, and they learn that Dally 's arm is burned and Johnny is in critical condition. The boys go home because there is a rumble against the Socs that they need to attend. Ponyboy feels sick, but decides to go to the rumble anyway. Dally escapes from the hospital to fight in the rumble, and the Greasers win. Dally takes Ponyboy back to the hospital to visit Johnny, who is dying.
Allie lies and says if they do she will call the Mcgill on them. The rogue boys hesitate but then they figure out that Allie is lying, and when she is shoulder deep into the living world ground Lief comes running from the woods where he stays and scares the boys and saves Allie and Lief agrees to stay with Allie and Nick until they get to there houses. Before they get to there homes they arrive in New york city and discover the twin towers. Where they find a bunch of kids playing and a expert of dead children, Mary Hightower though the twin towers are not real it exist in the everlost plain and is filled with children where they used to stand. After a while of staying at the tower Allie soon finds out that the children who live in the tower are caught in a routine and do the exact same thing day after day.