What age is Ponyboy?
Greaser Ponyboy is 14 in The Outsiders
Ponyboy Michael Curtis is the youngest among the Curtis brothers and also among the gang of greasers. His parents died in a car wreck and he lives with his two older brothers, Darrel and Sodapop Patrick Curtis. Ponyboy loves reading books and watching movies and sunsets. Ponyboy is very intellegent. He is in high school at the age of 14. Ponyboy is really close with his brother Sodapop and Johnny. He hates Steve (Sodapop's bestfriend)…
darry is Ponyboys brother, of course. He cares for Ponyboy and poses as his guardian. Yet, Ponyboy does not realize Darry's love for him; Darry is cruel to Ponyboy because he realizes Ponyboy's talents and wants him to succeed in life. But Ponyboy takes this as "Darry hates me". This creates a collosus family chasm between Ponyboy and Darry. Darry is 21 and ponyboy is 14.