The Sea Queen

They reference Grace O'Malley, who was an impressive Irish leader around the time of Elizabeth I.


David Foster said...

Grace O'Malley is mentioned in Tom Russell's song 'Ambrose Larsen'...she was apparently an ancestor of Russell's

Grim said...

She is herself a very interesting figure. Some find her naval exploits to be piratical in the romantic way, but in truth Elizabeth I is more fitly named "the Pirate Queen." Sir Francis Drake sailed for her.