The Corvair parks near him and five Socs get out.Then Ponyboy wonders if he can , thinking about the condition in where they'd found Johnny after the Socs beat him. ponyboy was all beat up, "half conscious" , and crying.
Ponyboy, Johnny, Dally, and Two-Bit go to the drive-in movie theater and meet Cherry and Marcia. Dally gets mad and leaves after Johnny tells him to leave the girls alone.
Hey, did I tell you we got us a spy?
Once Ponyboy came home Darry approaches Ponyboy to lecture him about coming home late, they start arguing, Darry gets mad and slaps Ponyboy. Ponyboy never gets hit so he ran off, found Johnny, and headed to the park.
While at the park Ponyboy and Johnny get jumped, by some Socs who happen to be Cherry and Marcia's boyfriends. As the Socs are drowning Pony boy, Johnny stabs one of the Socs named Bob and ends up killing him.
After running away from town they find shelter in an abandoned church near Jay Mountain they later meet back up with Dally and he takes them to a Dairy Queen he then tells them about how Socs are fighting the Greasers and proceeds to tell them that Cherry is a spy for them.
After leaving the Dairy Queen they drive back to the church to find it burning down they ask the people watching it what happened after learning kids are possibly missing inside the church Johnny and Ponyboy rush in to save the kids. They make it out alive but Johnny suffers severe burns and Ponyboy passes out and wakes back up in a hospital.