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Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 1 decade ago

why was Pocahontas shocked and emotional when she saw John Smith as she was sick and dying in England?

why was Pocahontas so shocked and emotional when she saw John Smith, while she was sick and dying in England?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    She was shocked because she had been told that John Smith was dead, so naturally it came as a surprise to her when she saw him. However, I don't think she was ill at the time. She became ill on the voyage home, and she was taken ashore at Gravesend, in Kent, where she died.

  • Sean
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    1 decade ago

    She had been told he was dead

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