Themes (Coming of age and mature (Johnny (gave up his life for children,…
Coming of age and mature
gave up his life for children
Not worth to pursue the relationship with family
murders bob and finds out he has to live with it.
not being selfish
do not let the events in one week affect you
There is good in life around you
believe in yourself
Realises that there is good in him because of Johnny's letter
Happens a lot kids around
wants to reach to other people
Society views them as thugs
Thinks greasers are tough, not good
From the poor side
Identified as greasers
View of Darry
Class Conflicts and bridging the class divide.
rough and greased hair
Loss of innocence
Nearly faces death.
Becomes a fugitive
Loss of parents
Darry not realising that Pony is different is 14 and should be mature.
Changes when jumped with Johnny
Becomes a hero
reads Johnny's letter and moves ahead