Relationships In The Outsiders

opinion Essay
220 words
220 words

Before reading The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton I didn’t expect it to be anything special, but now that I have, I am thoroughly impressed and have learned different lessons from it. One of the things I find most interesting about this novel are the relationships that are formed between characters. The relationship that I find to be the most interesting is the one we quickly see form between Cherry Valance and Ponyboy. With Pony being a greaser and Cherry being a Soc, these two finding a friend in one another is something not even they expected; for example, “ “ (Hinton ). I like this relationship in this novel because it goes against the social boxes the greasers and the Socs are confined to, with each tending not to mingle

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