From the Hunt for Red October. https://www.reddit.com/r/ColdWaters/comments/7re68o/combat_tactics_mr_ryan_by_turning_into_the_path/ https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0099810/characters/nm0000125 Jack Ryan: [after a torpedo broke up harmlessly on the Red October's hull] What happened? Capt. Bart Mancuso: Combat tactics, Mr. Ryan. By turning into the torpedo, the captain closed the distance before it could arm itself. Jack Ryan: So that's it? Captain Ramius: Not quite. Right now, Captain Tupolev is removing the safety features on all his weapons. He won't make the same mistake twice. Q, is telling us they forced their hand early.