When Stanley asks Rose to get married, she readily accepts his proposal. However, after she begins to have heartburn problems and is checked out by a doctor, Rose calls off the engagement. Upon hearing the news, Stanley soon leaves the mountain, heartbroken. It is only after Ike tells him about Rose's heart condition that he comes back to Walton's Mountain and persuades Rose to get married to him.
Meanwhile, looking for a change in scenery, Cindy asks Ben if she could get a job in town. Surprised at how supportive he is, Cindy soon begins working at a store in Charlottesville. However, when she is given the opportunity to become assistant manager, Cindy begins to think about where her priorities are and ultimately decides to leave her job to stay home to be a mother to Virginia. Share this article with your friends