|"Mulder liked running in Scully's
neighborhood. It was a change from his own, and the hills made
it a real challenge. His circuit took him past a playground with
a couple of underused basketball courts, and he paused by the
fence to watch four aging preppies go at it under one hoop.
Mulder couldn't watch a game like this without sizing up the
players against his own ability. In this case there was no
comparison. He could take on the four of them and probably beat