Marius Constantin asks about the logical value of an intention which is not carried out.
- I have in my intention to give like, but I didn’t.
What is the value (logic) of this proposition?
A difference between an expected state and an observed state is called a Surprise. A surprise calls for an explanation.
A difference between an intended state and an observed state is called a Problem. A problem calls for a plan of action.
There’s more discussion in the following essay and section.