No, it wasn’t Cherry the Soc who was helping us, it was Cherry the dreamer who watched sunsets and couldn’t stand fights. It was hard to believe a Soc would help us, even a Soc that sunsets.
Chapter 6 Page 86
Again & Again
I remembered Cherry’s voice: Things are rough all over. I knew then what she meant.
Chapter 7 Page 117
Words of the Wiser
Chapter 12 Page 178
“I’ve been thinking about it, and that poem, that guy that wrote it, he meant you’re gold when you’re a kid, like green. When you’re a kid everything’s new, dawn. It’s just when you get used to everything that it's day. Like the way you dig sunsets, Pony. That’s gold. Keep that way, it’s a good way to be.”
Pony and Johnny were confused why Cherry would help the Greasers and she was a Soc. So, Pony was thinking the same thing again and again. So, this is Again and Again.
Ponyboy talked to Randy the Soc, about the death of Bob. Then, Pony knew what Cherry meant. So, this is the Aha Moment.
Ponyboy remembered the poem that the guy had wrote and what it meant which makes it Words of the Wiser.