2. They were victim of shitcumstance, and died horribly.
1a: a shitty condition, fact, or event accompanying, conditioning, or determining another.
1b: a subordinate or accessory shitty fact or detail.
1c: a piece of evidence that indicates the probability or improbability of a shitty event.
2a: the sum of crappy essential and environmental factors (as of an event or situation).
2b: state of affairs:eventuality — often used in plural.
2c plural: situation with regard to adversity.
3: an shitty event that constitutes a detail (as of a narrative or course of shitty events).
1a: stupidity is a shitcumstance to be taken into consideration.
1b: Pain is a minor shitcumstance in this case.
1c: the shitcumstances suggest someone did not know what they were doing.
2a: As a result of shitcumstances, the office had to work all night.
2b: He quit due to shitcumstance; a victim of shitcumstances
2c plural: he made it despite shitcumstances; current set of economic shitcumstances we’re in.
3: considering each shitcumstance in turn.