Summary: Chapter 6
I believe there are several themes covered in Chapter 6 of The Outsiders. One is that of owning up to one’s mistakes. Johnny decides for himself that he (along with Pony) is going to return to Tulsa and turn himself in to the authorities.
One may also ask, what does ponyboy realize about Darry at the end of Chapter 6? Ponyboy thinks his cigarette may have started the fire. What does Ponyboy realize about Darry at the end of chapter 6? When Ponyboy is in the hospital, Darry and Sodapop come to his room. Ponyboy sees Darry in tears and he realizes that “Darry did care about [him], maybe as much as he cared about Soda” (98).
Beside above, what happens in Chapter 7 of the outsiders?
Chapter 7 Summary. A crowd of reporters comes into the hospital waiting room, and Ponyboy answers their questions. Afterward, the doctor explains to Ponyboy and his brothers that Dallas will be okay within a few weeks, but he will have some scarring. Johnny will be crippled for life if he survives.
What happens in chapter 3 of the outsiders?
Summary: Chapter 3. Just don’t forget that some of us watch the sunset too. Ponyboy, Two-Bit, and Johnny walk to Two-Bit’s house with Cherry and Marcia so that they can give the girls a ride home. As they walk, Ponyboy and Cherry talk about Ponyboy’s brothers.
What are 3 themes in the outsiders?
The Outsiders Themes Society and Class. Much of the action in The Outsiders is driven by class conflict. Loyalty. Loyalty is a point of pride, honor, and principle for Ponyboy Curtis, star player in The Outsiders. Love. The Outsiders features hints of romance, but that isn’t the main event. Violence. Isolation. Appearances. Education. Choices.
Who died in outsiders?
At the rumble, the greasers defeat the Socs. Dally shows up just in time for the fight; he has escaped from the hospital. After the fight, Ponyboy and Dally hurry back to see Johnny and find that he is dying. When Johnny dies, Dally loses control and runs from the room in a frenzy.
Why does Darry cry in the hospital?
When Pony looks at Darry he sees that he is crying. In that split second, Ponyboy realizes that Darry does care for him, that he was just trying too hard. After losing his parents, Darry fears losing another loved one. Cherry’s willingness to clue the greasers in on Soc activity shows her to be in a kind of limbo.
How does dally get burned?
He got burned because he went into the church to get johnny because the roof caved in on him and ember fell on johnny’s back. How does Dally get hurt?
What made ponyboy realize Darry loved him?
Darry did care about me, maybe as much as he cared about Soda, and because he cared he was trying too hard to make something of me. Essentially, Pony comes to the realization that Darry actually does care about him and loves him like Sodapop.
How did dally die in the outsiders?
He’ll be at the lot in a minute.” The boys set out “on a dead run,” but before they can reach Dally, the police get to him first. “He was dead before he hit the ground. But I knew that was what he wanted and he always got what he wanted.” Dally died by police fire: suicide by cop.
When did ponyboy’s parents die?
Ponyboy Curtis is a 14-year-old boy whose world has been turned upside down. His parents were killed in an automobile accident just eight months before The Outsiders story takes place. He lives with his oldest brother, Darry, who is 20 years old and has legal custody of him and his other brother, Sodapop, who is 16.
What is Darry’s silent fear?
Dally’s biggest fear is that something will happen to Johnny. Dally is “of the breed that (can) take anything, because he (is) hard and tough, and when he (isn’t), he could turn hard and tough”.
Is Sandy pregnant in the outsiders?
One of the Curtis brothers in S. E. Hinton’s novel, The Outsiders, Sodapop was in love with his girlfriend, Sandy. Apparently, Sandy becomes pregnant, and she moves to Florida to live with her grandparents.
What did Randy tell ponyboy in the car?
Randy asks Ponyboy to get into his car where he speaks privately to him. He asks Pony why he helped those kids in the fire, adding that he would not have helped anyone. Pony responds that he does not know that. “I’m not going to show at the rumble tonight,” Randy said slowly.
What chapter did dally die?
The gang rushes out and sees police officers chasing him. Dally pulls out the unloaded gun he carries, and the police shoot him. Dally collapses to the ground, dead. Ponyboy muses that Dally wanted to die.
Why did Darry never lock the front door?
Why did Darry never lock the front door to the house and what does this say about the greasers? Although Darry was warned about burglars by Two-Bit’s mother, he keeps the door unlocked “in case one of the boys is hacked off at his parents and needs a place to lay over and cool off” (105).
Does Johnny die in Chapter 7?
Ponyboy isn’t feeling well, but he and Two-Bit leave the house and walk toward the hospital to visit Dally and Johnny. Pony hates them, it is their fault Bob is dead, Johnny is dying, and he and Soda might be placed in a boys’ home.
Why can’t Cherry visit Johnny in the hospital?
While he is in the hospital, Cherry meets with Ponyboy to give him information about the upcoming rumble and Cherry tells Ponyboy that she can not visit Johnny because he is the person who killed Bob.