As he peddled the road to Ouray, he tried to formulate a scenario of Shipton's ice park fall that made sense.
It was the basis for the movie War Games in which the military's computer finally figures out it can't win in a nuclear launch scenario and says of such a war, Strange game.
The magnitude of that what-if scenario was downright scary.
Neither a hero nor a Good Samaritan, Wynn found himself retreating to the far wall, in case the worst-case scenario happened, and one of the powerful creatures decided to act.
Dean scratched his head, irritated at himself for getting so caught up in Fred's continuing scenario, a scenario totally baseless in proven fact.
In the worst case scenario of the hypothesis, the model maker is forced just to formulate hypotheses about them.
Dean in turn suspected the Dawkins, one or more or all, although he was hard pressed to find a plausible reason for them to do so, or a reasonable scenario of how they might have pulled off the switch.
Let's run through a scenario with a fictional entrepreneur: Linda, a single mom living in Portland, Oregon.
Dean's scenario lacked conviction and both knew it.
I might could buy the Annie Quincy look-alike scenario but to me, it's a hard sell to do something horrible like strangling yourself when you have a bottle of perfectly good sleeping pills a hand's reach away.