Question: Why Was Johnny’S Dying So Difficult?

Did Johnny know he was going to die?

This quote reveals that Johnny understands that he will die and has accepted his fate.

Overall, Johnny understands that his condition is fatal.

He initially fears dying at such a young age but eventually comes to terms with his fate and finds peace before passing away..

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.

How does Johnny feel about dying?

Johnny knows that his condition is not good, and he is afraid of dying. He tells them that 16 years is not enough living and that it is just not fair.

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.

Why did ponyboy say Dally wanted to die?

outsiders // chp 10-12 yes, dally wants to die because now that the only person he ever loved is gone, he hates life and has nothing to live for.

What were Dally’s last words?

Actually, his last word was only, “Pony” in the movie. He died as soon as he was shot in the book.

What were Johnny’s last words ponyboy?

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.

Why did ponyboy hope Bob’s parents hated him and the other greasers?

Ponyboy hoped that Bob’s parents hated him and the other greasers because he would rather have their hate than their pity. … Ponyboy despises “that pity-the-victims-of-environment junk” because it demeans him and the greasers, he “would much rather have anybody’s hate than their pity”.

What do the doctors say that makes ponyboy realize Johnny is dying?

What do the doctors say that makes Ponyboy realize Johnny is dying? That it couldn’t hurt for him to have visitors now. That Ponyboy should go home.

What was Dally’s reaction to Johnny’s death?

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. The fact that his gang witnessed the death of their second gang member in one day suggests that perhaps the circle of light was for them.

Why do you think Dally would have wanted to die?

Dally wanted to die because Johnny waz d thing he loved the most in his life and now that Johnny was dead he felt as if there was no point for living and he might as well die and not suffer from the great tragedy that ruined completely his whole life so he decided to make the police kill him by shooting him .

Why can’t ponyboy accept Johnny’s death?

Ponyboy can’t accept Johnny’s death because he was too young. Also because he was still in shock. … Ponyboy collapses the night of the rumble because he got kicked in the head and got a concussion. Ponyboy also could have passed out from the death of Dally and the lose of blood.