a river in E Virginia, flowing SE to join the Pamunkey and form the York River. 120 miles (193 km) long.
The Dictionary Is Insulted: The Problem With Pocahontas
One of the notable features of Donald Trump’s language is his predilection for giving his political opponents nicknames. Lyin’ Ted Cruz, Li’l Marco Rubio, Crooked Hillary, Low Energy Jeb, Little Rocket Man. But, few have gotten as much attention as the name he’s given to Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren: Pocahontas.
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In her debut collection of short stories, Mattaponi Queen, she has beautifully captured rural King William County in Virginia.Best New Writers
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