Darry was so mad that Pony was sleeping at the lot he was screaming, and his anger just let out and Darry slapped Ponyboy. When Pony finally came home Darry was on the chair reading the newspaper under a lamp. Sodapop instead was a sleep on the coach.
Ponyboy fell asleep laying on a t-shirt at the lot Johnny wakes him up. Pony boy ran home as quick as he could Pony was scared about what Darry was going to say. Before they fell asleep Johnny was smoking a cigarette.
Johnny got beat up bad he was the only one that could cry in front of the gang. Johnny has been through a lot the socs just love to mess with him. The socs cut Johnny with a switchblade the gang found him later crying in the lot.