Past perfect/past time

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irinaofr

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1) After some time I decided to post my question on MB and what I saw? It closed 10 mins ago!

Is the sentence correct or should the past perfect be used somewhere?

2) After some time I had decided to post my question on MB and what I saw? It had closed 10 mins ago!

Is it better now?

Many thanks.
 

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1) After some time I decided to post my question on MB and what I saw? It closed 10 mins ago!

Is the sentence correct or should the past perfect be used somewhere?

2) After some time I had decided to post my question on MB and what I saw? It had closed 10 mins ago!

Is it better now?

Many thanks.

They are both wrong I'm afraid. This is possible "After some time I decided to post my question on MB, and what did I see? It had closed ten minutes before."
 

irinaofr

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Thank you very much!
 
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