Who said that was then this is now?

Who said that was then this is now?

Bryon Douglas

Why was that was then this is now banned?

According to Enotes.com in an article on S.E. Hinton it states “In 1986, The Outsiders andThat Was Then, This Is Now were both challenged in the South Milwaukee, Wisconsin, School District for their depiction of teenagers’ drug and alcohol use, and because all the characters were from broken homes.

Is there a second book of the outsiders?

The second book is Where Secrets Reside. The third is Winter Tears. The most recent is The Forgotten Tomb, published in May 2017. You’ve subscribed to The Outsiders!

Who played Ponyboy Curtis in that was then this is now?

Ponyboy Curtis

Ponyboy Michael Curtis
Enemies *Bob Sheldon (The Outsiders) The Socs (The Outsiders) Randy Adderson (The Outsiders, formerly)
Relationships Cathy Carlson
Portrayed By C.Thomas Howell

Does ponyboy get a girlfriend?

Ponyboy makes plans to go to the drive-in with Johnny and Dally the following night, and then the greasers part ways. Sodapop then shares with Ponyboy his plan to marry Sandy, his girlfriend.

Who kills dally?

The policemen kill Dally. After Johnny dies in the hospital, Dally is so upset, he runs away from Ponyboy and robs a grocery store. The police chase him to the empty lot where the greasers hang out. There, Dally takes out his unloaded gun and threatens the police, who shoot him in self-defense.

Who does ponyboy fall in love with?

Cherry is first introduced at the movies. She and Marcia are seated in front of Dally, Johnny, Ponyboy and later, Two-Bit.

Did Dally die a hero?

Dally didn’t die a hero. He died violent and young and desperate, just like we all knew he’d die someday.

Where is the SOC killed?

Johnny and Ponyboy fled, but were caught near a fountain. Johnny was pushed to the ground, and then the Socs dunked Ponyboy multiple times in the fountain, and he almost drowned. Johnny then pulled out his switchblade and stabbed Bob, killing him.

Did Darry slap ponyboy in the movie?

Ponyboy walks home and finds Darry furious with him for staying out so late. In the ensuing argument, Darry slaps Ponyboy. No one in Ponyboy’s family has ever hit him before, and Ponyboy storms out of the house in a rage. He feels sure now that Darry does not want him around.

Who was Randy’s best friend?

Randy Adderson (called Randy Anderson in the film) is a Soc in The Outsiders, and a minor antagonist turned supporting tritagonist. His girlfriend is Marcia, and his best friend was Robert Sheldon, whom he met in grade school.

How old is 2bit?

18 years old

Why did Johnny not see his mother?

Johnny refuses to see his mother when he is in the hospital because he feels that she does not care about him. Johnny Cade came from a troubled home where he suffered abuse at the hands of his father and was neglected by his mother.

What did Randy say about Bob’s death?

After he laments about the death of his friend, Randy begins to explain Bob’s home life. He says that Bob’s parents gave him whatever he asked for and let him do whatever he wanted.

What was Bob’s real problem according to Randy P 116?

According to Randy, Bob’s problem was that his parents never set any boundaries for him or punished him for his misbehavior. Whenever Bob would get into trouble, his parents would blame themselves, and Bob would go unpunished.

What did Randy say Bob really wanted?

According to Randy, Bob wanted to be given a set of limits that he had to obey. According to Randy, Bob’s best friend and confidante, all Bob really just wanted: “to make someone say ‘No’ and they never did. They never did.

What were Johnny Cade’s last words?

What do Johnny’s last words mean? Right before he dies in the hospital, Johnny says “Stay gold, Ponyboy.” Ponyboy cannot figure out what Johnny means until he reads the note Johnny left. Johnny writes that “stay gold” is a reference to the Robert Frost poem Ponyboy shared when they were hiding at the church.

How do you know Dally wanted to die?

Dally’s dying in a circle of light is intensely symbolic. Light is often connected with enlightenment. Dally knew what he wanted after the death of Johnny: He wanted to die. He pulled an unloaded gun in order to force the police to shoot him.

Why did dally wanna die?

In The Outsiders, Dally wants to die because Johnny, the only person he truly loves, has died.

Why did dally take Johnny’s death the hardest?

Johnny’s death was hard for Dally to handle because he was the one person Dally cared about. 3. Why do you think Dally would have wanted to die? Dally doesn’t have anyone else in the world that he cares about, and he doesn’t want to be alone.

Why did Johnny accept his death so peacefully?

Why did Johnny accept his death so peacefully? Johnny accepted his death so peacefully because he got to die saving the little children from the church fire.

Does Dally beg Johnny not to die?

Dally can’t accept Johnny’s death because Johnny is the one thing in the world that Dally cares about. Dally has always watched out for Johnny in fights, and when Johnny dies, Dally feels he has nothing left that’s good in his life. Dally forces the police to kill him because of this.

Why did ponyboy pretended Johnny wasn’t dead?

Ponyboy denies Johnny’s death as a survival mechanism, because he has so much grief, pain, and disappointment to deal with. Denying Johnny’s death helps him to compartmentalize his emotions, allowing him to deal with the tragedy at his own pace and time.

Who does ponyboy tell Randy killed Bob?

At this pronouncement, Ponyboy erupts, “I had the knife. I killed Bob.” Randy is confused but continues to correct Pony and assure him that Johnny killed Bob. Pony repeats, “Johnny is not dead.” Darry rescues Randy from this scene and tells him that he must go.

What did ponyboy mean by Johnny was dead but he wasn t?

Ponyboy commented “Johnny was dead. But he wasn’t. ” Explain. Ponyboy had trouble accepting that Johnny was dead, so he tried to block the reality from his mind. He was still having trouble accepting the fact that Johnny died.

Who does ponyboy say killed Bob Why?

Johnny tells Ponyboy that he (Johnny) killed Bob because the Socs were going to drown Ponyboy and beat up Johnny.