| Quote #1
There was a boy called Eustace Clarence Scrubb, and he almost deserved it. (1.1)
Eustace's unpleasant name seems to reflect his unpleasant personality, even though he was named before his personality developed.
| Quote #2
"I do not know what it means. But the spell of it has been on me all my life." (2.23)
We find it a little irritating that Reepicheep has been living with a prophecy all this time and didn't think to mention it once in the previous book, Prince Caspian.
| Quote #3
"Did you know I was there all the time?"
"Well, of course I knew when I let the Duffers make themselves invisible that you would be coming along presently to take the spell off. I wasn't quite sure of the exact day." (11.11-12)
As a magician, Coriarkin has a general sense of things that are fated to happen in the future, but he doesn't know exactly how they will come about.