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Coonridge Digest: Willing to take a stand

by Freida Marie Crump

Greetin’s from the Ridge.

If Grandma hadn’t died, she’d still be using that woodstove. Grandpa bought her a new one and she turned it into a shelf for cooking utensils. Her daughters bought her a new stove and Grandma put it on the sun porch as the county’s only chrome display rack for violets. Grandma would not give up the woodstove.

Her house was air-conditioned, she

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