A group of volunteers headed to a village in the Tula Region to visit an elderly lady who they heard needed wood to burn in her stove or in other words were in trouble. Entering her home, they found her sitting next to the stove with tears in her eyes. It was very cold and it smelled like dampness...This is the first of about twenty images in a photoessay at English Russia. It does have a happy ending, and raises questions about society's priorites.
Rus. "бабушка" - grandmother, old woman.