Deep within mind streams of William James National Park, Will Freeman is startled by the grizzly realization that his body is having a physiological response to the imminent threat of a bear. Perhaps only one large Ursidae stride and nonretractile claw swipe away from critical harm, the perception of time is slowed to the pre-Socratic and a preemptive FIGHT response is nothing short of a cognitive misfire within a dreamlike state turned nightmare. Illusions of self-actualization are highjacked by the quintessential existential crisis; "To be, or not to be".