Ponyboy is walking home alone from the cinema after watching a Paul Newman movie. He then proceeds to think about Paul Newman
A red Corvair pulls up and five "socs" jump out. They decide to jump Ponyboy, pinning him to the floor. The one on top tells Ponyboy that he needs a haircut. Ponyboy attempts to fight back and gets cut.
Ponyboy's brothers and friends come to the rescue and get rid of the socs. One of them tells Ponyboy how he's "bleeding like a stuck pig". Ponyboy gives no reaction