To-morrow, Im going to see Big Bertha, and get him to let me run the camp for a while, sos you can take a trip.
When Tom came back, he reported that it was all right, Big Bertha had not kicked at all.
Even if Big Bertha started up again, we were as safe from shells in our own home as anywhere else.
I said to myself, "I am going to forget Big Bertha and put my mind on the children's treat—hot buttered toast for breakfast."
Any very large cannon
[fr WWI; said to be fr Frau Bertha Krupp, a member of the German armaments-making family]