English 2 Ms. Kramer By. Olivia Chen Submarines A submarine is a watercraft capable of independent operation below the surface of the water. The 1900 French submarine The German submarine U-9 Sank three British cruisers in a few minutes Torpedoes The modern torpedo is a self-propelled explosive projectile weapon, launched above or below the water surface. Torpedoes were widely used in WW1, both against shipping & submarines. Cold Front you know when you were digging ditches with your hands your hands blistered suns your lips camels with two humps did you ever imagine the parade would end in a bonfire of stupidity how could you your eyes torn from their sockets like apricots ripe on the tree bees lapping beads of sugar at the stem how could you laughing your tongue into your lungs a sea slug on the ocean floor unable to scream through fathoms and currents how could you your mind a dark cloud no place to hide from the rain of soldiers’ bodies Work Cited "Submarine." wikipedia. Web. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Submarine>. "Torpedo." wikipedia. Web. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Torpedo>. "Randolph Nesbitt." poets against war. Web. <http://poetsagainstthewar.org/displaypoem.asp?Aut horID=7345#453123789>.