Is Johnny A Hero Analysis

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Johnny’s ability to take responsibility for his own actions is the first characteristic that makes him a hero. People believe that parents are responsible for their children's mistakes, this is not the case for Johnny with his actions. No matter what Johnny does his parents would not do anything about it. He could go to jail for life and they would still not care. For example when Johnny killed Bob to help protect his best friend Ponyboy, his parents did not care. He ran away and they never went looking for him. Johnny could have blamed his abusive parents for him killing another person, but that thought never crossed his mind. Johnny accepts his fate for what he has done. When Ponyboy, Dally and Johnny were hiding out on Jay mountain

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