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What did Johnny mean when he told Ponyboy to stay gold?
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He means for him to hold on to his innocence and youth as long as he can. More information about the source of quote, which is from a poem by Robert Frost, in the link below.
Posted by alexb2 on March 22, 2007 at 5:25 AM (Answer #1)
When Johnny told Ponyboy to Stay Gold he ment to stay young,true, honest,inicent ext..
Posted by kelbel on October 2, 2007 at 7:37 AM (Answer #2)
Posted by miss-brit on February 16, 2008 at 10:36 PM (Answer #4)
he means that since gold is pure and not changing that ponyboy needs to stay himself and not change because of the other things people are doing around him and to stay pure
Posted by eaglesgal on September 28, 2008 at 2:26 AM (Answer #5)
He means to stay good and be pure
Posted by tahsin123 on October 29, 2012 at 4:35 PM (Answer #6)
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He told him to stay good. It's like saying stay sharp, or may the force be with you, or may our swords stay sharp.
Good questions...Also you should find out what the poem means
Posted by aznboy578 on January 23, 2013 at 10:56 PM (Answer #7)
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