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    Cool in delay

    Would it be correct to say "fifty years in delay" meaning something taking place fifty years after it had to occur?

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    Re: in delay

    Depending on just what it is that's 'delayed' :

    50 years (too) late
    50 years in the coming

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    Cool Re: in delay

    Quote Originally Posted by David L. View Post
    Depending on just what it is that's 'delayed' :

    50 years (too) late
    50 years in the coming
    No, 50 years too late. It had to have occurred but it hadn't till fifty years after

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    Please, no more help?

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