Making a wager

"Option A," the stranger explained, "is the slow and steady path. You press this button, and you'll earn a small but consistent return on your investment."

He nodded, his eyes already fixated on the second button. "And Option B?" he asked, a hint of excitement in his voice.

The stranger's grin widened. "Ah, Option B. The coin flip. The all-or-nothing gamble. It might not even be a fair..."

Before the stranger could finish, his hand shot out, slamming down hard on Option B.