The Exposition of the Outsider is a gang of less wealthy people known as the, Greasers, and the wealthy people know as the, Socs, these two classes are constantly.The Characters for the Greasers are: Ponyboy, Sodapop, Darry Curtis, Jonny Cade, Dallas Winston, Two-Bit Matthews, Steve Randal. All this takes place in a small town in Oklahoma.
The Rising Actions is when Ponyboy and Jonny go to the park to relieve from their stress. But a group of Socs begin to jump Ponyboy and Jonny, eventually Ponyboy was getting drowned by the Socs, so Jonny grabs his switchblade and stabs one of the Socs, Robert Sheldon.
In a small town by the name of Windrixville, Two greasers, Jonny and Ponyboy, hiding in a abandon church. Another greaser, Dallas Winston, comes to check in on them. He takes them for food and when they return, the church is on fire and there is children inside. Jonny and Ponyboy jump in and Dallas joins in also. On Jonny’s way out part of the church falls on him causing severe injures.