Ponyboy is walking home from the movies all by himself. When a red corvair pulls up beside him. Two boys get out and they look like they are going to jump him. One pulls out a knife and says " Do you want a haircut Ponyboy".
Johnny and Pony are at the drive ins. They met two girls Marcia and Cherry. Two-Bit came and is starting to like Marcia. Pony also starts to tell what happened to Johnny when he got jumped.
Ponyboy fell asleep in the park. He got home late and Darry didn't like it. Darry got up and punched Ponyboy in the face. Ponyboy ran out of the house to go back to Johnny.