“The cause of lightning,” Alice said very decidedly, for she felt quite sure about this, “is the thunder—no, no!” she hastily corrected herself. “I meant it the other way.” “It’s too late to correct it,” said the Red Queen. “When you’ve once said a thing, that fixes it, and you must take the consequences.”
—Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland
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