The Outsiders Ponyboy Curtis (Action and words (Ponyboy likes to stay…
Light brown, almost red hair
Greenish - gray eyes
hair that is squared off in the back and long in the front and sides.
he wears the Greaser uniform: blue jeans, t-shirts, leather jackets, and sneakers or boots, with a cigarette in his hand.
Action and words
Ponyboy likes to stay quiet
likes to reads
Pony boy likes to use the word "Digs"
Resents Darry for trying to control him
Looks to Soda for love and understanding
Ponyboy likes to go movies on his own
"Socs" to describe the west side rich kids.
What others say about them
"white trash with long hair" - Bob
"You're an okay kid, Pony" - Soda pg.8
"You greasers have different sets of values" - Cherry pg.38
"They are right, You are a hood" - classmate pg. 15
nobody in our gang digs movies and book- pg.3
"'cause I am supposed to be smart, I make good grades and have a high IQ" pg. 4
Soda, who is sixteen-going-on-seventeen.. pg. 2
Darry is six-foot-two and broad-shouldered and muscular
we wear our hair long and dress in blue jeans and T-shirts
"I don't use my head" -pg. 4
"I'm not. I got put up a year in grade school" -pg. 23
"I am a grease...." pg. 23
"I couldn't ever ever cut anyone...." pg.45