The tomato plants are so thick and sturdy, nothing can bring them down. That’s their story and they’re sticking to it. Never trust a tomato. Their goal is to reproduce by getting rotten tomatoes on the ground. They will fight the trellis, the cage, gravity. They will win.
Don’t engineers grow tomatoes? In the hundreds of years tomatoes have been cultivated, the standard support is still an upside-down wire cone?!