"I reckon it never occurred to you that your brothers might be worrying their heads off and afraid to call the police because something like that could get you two thrown in a boys' home so quick it'd make your head spin. And you were asleep in the lot? Ponyboy, what on earth is the matter with you? Can't you use your head? Haven't even got a coat on." (Hinton 50).
Man vs. Man Conflict
" I said I didn't mean to..." (Hinton 50).
"I was wishing I looked like Paul Newman- he looks tough and I don't- but I guess my own looks aren't so bad."(Hinton 1).
Man vs. Self Conflict
'It ain't fair!" "It ain't fair that we have all the rough breaks!"(Hinton 43).