Character Analysis: The Outsiders

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Ponyboy never knew that he would be friends with a Soc, especially one whose boyfriend killed his best friend. They might live in the same city, and go to the same high school, but since they’re from different neighborhoods, they despise each other. That changes when you talk about the relationship with Ponyboy Curtis and Cherry Valance. For example, when Ponyboy went to the movie, he thought that Cherry was a different kind of Soc. She didn’t seem to mind the fact that Ponyboy and the other greasers present at the movie theater were in a different social class than her, making it the first Soc that Ponyboy doesn’t hate. In addition, the fact the Cherry and Ponyboy both despised gang fights also helped the two of them bond. This means that
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