On the way back from the movies, Ponyboy was jumped by several Socs and beat up badly. Ponyboy was rescued when the greasers came and drove the Socs away.
Ponyboy,Johnny,and Dally sneak into the Nightly double drive-in theater. They meet a couple of Socs and start talking to them and begin a so called "friendship".
Cherry and Marcia don't have a ride home, so they agree to let Two-Bit give them a ride to the West side of town, which is about twenty miles away. As they walk to Two-Bit's house, Pony sees that the girls are getting over thinking of them as just Greasers. They're basically the same.
Johnny and Ponyboy are attacked by a group of Socs. The Socs dunk Ponyboy into a tank of water. Johnny saves Ponyboys' life by killing Bob and taking Ponyboy out of the tank.
Johnny and Ponyboy go into hiding at an abandoned church. They read gone with the wind and are barely surviving under the lack of food and resources.
Johnny and Ponyboy run into the burning church to save the children that were inside because they felt as if they had started the fire. Dally helps them out as well. Both Dally and Johnny came out with severe burns however Ponyboy came out with minor bruises and a bruise.