In The Outsiders, by S. Electronic. Hinton, Ponyboy and Johnny kills a teen by stabbing him in the back and are forced to run away from the police for an abandoned house of worship. This most starts in Chapter you when Socs jump Ponyboy when he returns from the movie theater. They minimize and bruise him up a lot, when they can perform serious damage, the company of Greasers that this individual belongs to come running merely in time to help Ponyboy. Soda gets bothered when he perceives the injuries, but Darry yells in Ponyboy, triggering Ponyboy to believe that Darry doesn't appreciate him even though he is his youngest brother. In the next chapter, Linger; dawdle take Johnny and Ponyboy to the films and they fulfill two young ladies. Johnny and Ponyboy become friends with them. They will talk to each other about their troubles, the Socs' and Greasers' troubles, and get to know the other person. Ponyboy discovers that the Socs' world isn't that different from the greaser's world. After the movies, Two-Bit, Ponyboy, and Johnny present to walk Cherry and Marcia home in Phase 3 plus they accept. Then their men see these people and take Cherry and Marcia home in their Mustangs, but not without some confrontation. Darry gets angry for Ponyboy pertaining to coming home late and strikes him. Ponyboy runs apart with Johnny to the playground. In Chapter 4, Socs ambush Ponyboy and Ashton at the park. Bob tries to drown Ponyboy in the water feature but Johnny kills Greg, fearing that Ponyboy will drown. They run away to Dally to get supplies and directions, and then get away to an left behind church.