People say "I've never thought about it" when they don't have experience of thinking about something.

Then, few hours later, How can I say to describe at that moment?

For example,
1 PM : I said, I've never thought about it.

10 PM : I already thought about it 9 hours ago but I want to describe at that moment. I suppose it should be "I had never thought about it". Is it correct? I've never heard about this sentence, though.


It's correct to use the pluperfect tense for this situation

Until that time I had never thought about it.

This is correct when you are referring to a state of affairs -having never thought about it -which was valid in the past but which is no longer valid because now you have thought about it.

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