The Outsiders : The Story Of The Outsiders And The Greasers

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The poor Greasers and the rich Socs, the beef started when one gang member kills a member of the other. This is the story about three brothers who live with each other after their parents were killed. Darry is the oldest and works as a roofer fixing roofs, Sodapop is the middle child and works at at gas station, and Ponyboy Curtis is the smart kid and also the youngest.
Thesis: After the death of Johnny, Ponyboy realizes that Dallas didn't take it so well that after robbing the gas station with an unloaded weapon so he probably wanted to die afters what he what happened to Johnny.
The Outsiders takes place in Tulsa, Oklahoma in the Mid 60’s, the Greasers are the poor kids who wear leather jackets and oil their hair and the Socs are the rich kids that have nice cars and nice clothes and are always fighting. When Ponyboy, Johnny, and Dallas go to watch a movie they meet a couple of Soc girls when Dallas leaves Two-bit shows up and offers them a ride home, while they’re leaving the movies Rob and Randy show up drunk (part of the Socs) trying to pick a fight but then their girlfriends don’t like to see them fight so instead leave with the Socs.
Later that night Ponyboy and Johnny fall asleep at the lot cause johnny’s parents are constantly fighting and beating on him so he doesnt go home. When Ponyboy gets home, Darry who was up all night waiting on him hits him and Ponyboy starts

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