The Daily Mail , 28 December 2004,had not heard of Grace.
Under the headline 'Move over Florence', it was outraged by the thought that an English icon should be supplanted by
an Irish woman who, according to one Tudor official,
‘hath impudently passed the part of womanhood and been a great spoiler and chief commander and director of
thieves and murderers at sea’.
The Guardian disagreed the following day.