Rebecca Rolfe


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Noun1.Rebecca Rolfe - a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617)Rebecca Rolfe - a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617)
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There is, of course, a singular act of violence at play in applying this narrative to Pocahontas: her actual marriage, which produced a son, was a political decision supposed to set up Rebecca Rolfe as a model for the conversion of more indigenous women.
However, crying is a recent trend, according to Georgia Tech student Rebecca Rolfe, who analyzed 60 years of Academy Awards acceptance speeches as part of a research project that focused on gratitude.
Rebecca Rolfe, a Masters student at Georgia Tech, analysed Oscar winner speeches from the last 60 years to look for trends in gratitude.