After they went to the movies, Johnny and Ponyboy went to the empty lot and fell asleep. When Pony finally woke up, he went home but Darry was mad at him because he was out so late. Darry slapped Ponyboy, Pony went back to the lot to find Johnny and they ran away.
Johnny and Ponyboy encountered the Socs that wanted to start a fight with them. A few of the Socs started to drown Ponyboy, so Johnny stabbed Bob.
Johnny and Ponyboy went to see Dallas Winston because they knew that he would know what to do. Dally gave them a gun and $50 to hold them over until Dally knew the coast was clear for him to come up to Jay Mountain.
Ponyboy and Johnny Jumped on the train to Jay Mountain to hide from the cops. Johnny goes to get food, cigarettes, and stuff to keep them occupied.
The Church catches on fire with Children inside of it because Johnny had dropped his cigarette. Although Dally told them not to go in the church to save the kids Johnny and Ponyboy did not listen. Pony and Johnny got all of the kids out but the roof had fallen on Johnny and paralyzed him.
Johnny, Dally, and Ponyboy went to the hospital becasue they were in the burning building. Pony got released, but Dally and Johnny ahd to stay there. After the rumble Dally and Pony went to see Johnny, but after they told him that the Greases won Johnny dies.