It was too close for a torpedo, nor was there a fair chance for a depth-charge.
It was this way, you see, that I happened to work up to that depth-charge crescendo.
The enemy is a 'Fritz,' a depth-charge a 'pill,' torpedoes are 'mouldies.'
On investigation this was found to be merely disturbances caused by the explosion of the depth-charge.
The apparently simple words, heavy ...