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Pony boy ( main character ) lives in a bad town where there is a rivalry between the Greasers ( pony's family and gang ) and the Soc's ( the rich kids ) . He and his older brothers take care of him since their parents passed away. Pony and his friend get into a fight with the Soc's one night at the park because the Soc's had been drinking too much. His friend, Johnny, stabs one of them to prevent them from drowning Pony boy in the fountain. They then have to leave town and live in a old abandoned church. One day, a fire starts in the church while a group of students is taking a field trip to it. Pony and Johnny, heroically rescue the students from the flames, but it crashes down on Johnny. He eventually passes away in the hospital. The greasers have one final fight against the Soc's at the park. The greasers win. One of the greaser gang , who is known for getting in trouble with the law and is furious over the death of Johnny, gets shot by the police.
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