long brunette hair, freckles, wears the standard pink dress and bonnet of Gilead girls.
Apprehensive, and perhaps miserable, about having children, but hides it as society tells her it is her sole purpose.
Rose reaches menarche, and is brought to the hospital for an exam. She is told that she will marry and have children in a few years, when she is physiologically ready.
When she is leaving, she meets Ofjoseph, and offers to carry her suitcase. She asks if Ofjoseph had a baby, to which she denies, saying she is visiting a sick friend. She tells Ofjoseph about her exam, who asks Rose if she wants to have children. She nervously replies affirmative, and is called away by her mother.