Someone had beaten him badly. We were used to seeing Johnny banged up--- his father clobbered him around a lot, and although it made us madder than heck, we couldn't do anything about it. But those beatings had been nothing like this.
Johnny-laying down Soda - on his knees Steve-backed turned Ponyboy-standing sideways
Dally-light blond Darry-Guy in back Two-Bit~next to Ponyboy
Yeah it's me, Don't talk you're gonna be okay.
Johny Hey, Johnnycake
There was a whole bunch of them, A blue Mustang full... I got so scared..