|The Greasers are like a brotherhood. They are loyal to each other and will protect each other. They need each other to survive against the authorities and society
||Our one rule, beside Stick together, is don't get caught
|Cherry shows Ponyboy that even the Socs have troubles
||Things are rough all over
|Hinton uses foreshadowing to suggest that something is going to happen to teach Ponyboy that the Socs don't have such a perfect world. We know that our narrator is writing in retrospect (from the future).
||I know better now