Why Do Greasers Suffer More Than The Socs

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A Greaser’s Daily Trouble Have you been thinking, which side suffers more, I will show you why the greasers suffer more than the Socs. In the story, the greasers are always getting bothered by the Socs. The greasers are always having it very hard everyday. The greasers do not have everything, while the Socs have everything. The greasers struggle more than the Socs because they were poor, their parents did not care about them, and they were always in fights. The greasers main problem is that they are poor which gives them a horrible life. “We’re poorer than the Socs and the middle class.”(Hinton 3) The greasers are poorer than the rest of the classes which makes them work for a living. The greasers work for what they need,…show more content…
“A snarling, distrustful, bickering pack like the Socs in their social clubs or the street gangs in New York or the wolves in the timber.”(Hinton 26) The Socs should stick together like the greasers, not worry about themselves or how they look like. The Socs have to try to stick together, which would make their lives easier and the Socs have it way easier because they also have money. “If you don’t stick up for them, stick together, make like brothers, it isn’t a gang any more. It’s a pack.”(Hinton, 26) The Socs should learn to become brothers instead of being lone wolves because who would they look for when they need help. The Socs are not typically a gang because they do not look for themselves; the Socs are a pack. The greasers struggle more because they have no one in life, except for their gang, while the Socs…show more content…
Socs are richer than the greasers which gives the greasers many disadvantages. The Socs are luckier than the greasers because the Socs at least have someone that cares about them, while the greasers do not. The greasers are always fighting because of the Socs always bothering them, and not giving them a break. The Socs do not have it harder, they only think that because they choose to be individual people. The greasers have tried to hide from fear, run away, and find a way to keep going, but the Socs have a happy life without any

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