to atwell is to use the do the impossible, by means of coincidence, luck and or other external and unforseeable and uncontrollable events, situations, actions.
How did that man get that great job right out of high school
How is that man still alive, he was beated up by cops, jumped off a building, was a gay crack whore
, shot at by gangstas
simple, there is only one way to survive these streets, he was atwelling