Ponyboy was walking home to his house when suddenly he was being trailed by a red Corvair. The Corvair eventually stopped so that three bulkier Socs could get out. They were insulting and mocking Ponyboy about getting a haircut. The Socs proceed to mug Ponyboy until he calls for help.
Ponyboy and Johnny are sitting with two other Socs, Cherry and Marcia. When Dally comes over, he proceeds to try and get attention from the two girls by acting up. Johnny then talks back to Dally causing Dally to say something and then leave. Ponyboy and Johnny then sit there with Cherry and Marcia for the rest of the movie.
Ponyboy is walking with Two-Bit, Johnny, Cherry, and Marcia talking mostly with Cherry. While they're talking, Pony mentions how this is the most he has ever opened up to anyone other than Sodapop. Cherry also says how Pony is the first person she's really gotten through to.