Darry yelled at Ponyboy for coming home late at night and slaps him across the face which angered Ponyboy and made him run away with johnny. But, when Johnny and Ponyboy arrived at the fountain the Socs were there and tried drowning PonyBoy but Johnny got his blade out and killed one of the Socs which made the others run away.
After Johnny had killed one of the Socs, they decided to go Dally and asked him for help. Dally told them to go to Jay Mountains and stay at the abandoned place while he clear things up and find more information about the dead Socs. Johnny and Ponyboy had made the abandoned church their home for now.
Johnny decided that it would be a good a idea to change how they look so it wouldn't match the description of their old selves. Ponyboy bleached his hair and cuts his hair while Johny cut his hair and ungreased it.
Dally went to visit Ponyboy and Johnny at the abandoned church to check on them. Dally take them to go eat some real food. But, Johnny mentions to Dally that they were planning on turning themselves in to the cops, this angered dally because he doesn't want Johnny to end up like him.
After the boys went to go get something to eat, they saw that the abandoned church was on fire and there were kids inside. Ponyboy hoped out of the car and ruched inside the church to rescue the kids, Johnny follows him inside. THis made Dally angry but he still helped rescue the kids. Unfortunately Johnny was hit in the back with a burning wood while he was trying to escape, Dally's arm was burnt from trying to save johnny and Ponyboy passed out.
Johnny Ponyboy, and Dally were rushed to the hospital. When they got to the hospital Ponyboy saw Johnny and he was ina really bad shape but Dally was mad at Ponyboy for the stupid decision he made which was running to the church.