In The Outsiders, why were Johnny and Pony delighted to sit beside Cherry and Marcia ?

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There are many reasons why Pony and Johnny are excited about sitting with Cherry and Marcia at the drive-in.

  • They are both beautiful girls--"tuff-looking... and really good-looking"
  • They are both older than the boys--"They looked about sixteen or seventeen."
  • They are Socs, not "greasey girls," but...

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