" I was getting mad. I was hating them enough to loose my head."You know what a greaser is?" Bob asked."White trash with long hair." I responded "You know what a Soc is?" I said, my voice shaking with rage."White trash with Mustangs and madras." And then I couldn't think of anything bad enough to call them,so I spit at them.
"Give the kid a bath,David." I ducked and tried to run for it, but the Soc caught my arm and twisted it behind my back,and shoved my face into the fountain. I fought, but the hand at the back of my neck was strong and I had to hold my breath I'm dying, I thought,and wondered what was happening to Johnny I couldn't hold my breath any longer.
Ponyboy was lying on the pavement next to the fountain gasping for air and coughing water. Then he saw Johnny " He was sitting next to me, one elbow on his knee and staring straight ahead.He was a strange greenish white, and his eyes were huger than i'd ever seen them." I killed him," he said slowly. "I killed that boy."