To abandon this certainty can leave us with a skeptical paradox that is genuinely depressing.
The families appeared somewhat skeptical at the start of the show, but became convinced when many details provided by Edwards were very specific and personal details that he couldn't have obtained from a public database or in any other way.
Once reserved to only the most tech-savvy of enthusiasts, the concept of having an unlocked cell phone is becoming more and more mainstream, even among people who are otherwise apprehensive, nervous, or skeptical about new technology.
She turned in time to see Mrs. Watson's skeptical look turn into a smile.
The doctors still said they expected him to wake up any day, but Carmen was skeptical about how much they believed it.