On a road trip
, in the middle of nowhere, your
alternator dies but you have to keep
going or risk dieing in the godforsaken place you find yourself. So you have to turn off the CD player, the heater, turn off the dash lights, unplug one of the headlights to conserve what juice
the battery has stored in it to make to where
the problem can be rectified.
As with the Apollo 13 astronauts when disaster struck
them, using available resources to get home