This shows Dally pointing an unloaded gun at a police officer right before he was shot. Dally died as a hood and a juvinial deliquent.
"Dally raised the gun. I thought: You blasted fool. They don't know you're only bluffing"
Dally and Johnny both died young as greasers. Both of their deaths could have been avoided. if Johnny didn't die we could infer that Darry wouldn't have either.
Dally and Johnny in their caskets
Johnny died a hero because he saved the children inside the burning church. this cell shows Dally and Ponyboy grieving after Johnny dies in the hospital.
"Stay gold Ponyboy, stay gold..."the pillow seemed to sink a little, and Johnny died."
Dally didn't care about his parent's because he was cold and numb. Johnny on the other hand did care about the way his own parent's treated him which made him vulnerable. this cell shows Dally admitting his feeling about his parent's
"Dally didn't care about his parents, the text states"i felt sorry for Dally. he meant it when he said he didn't care about his parents"
poor me, my parent's don't love me
I don't care about my parent's
Dally and Johnny both had troubled home lives so they got along. this cell shows Dally, Ponyboy and Johnny at dairy queen right before the church fire.
this is one of the ways johnny was troubled. Johnny was abused at home. this shows Johnny being belted by his father.
"Johnny was high strung anyway, a nervous wreck from getting belted every time he turned around and from hearing his parents fighting all the time."