Posted by Smokey Stover on October 02, 2007
In Reply to: They got in just under the wire posted by Baceseras on October 01, 2007
: When something is done or accomplished at the last minute we might say, "They got in just under the wire".
: There doesn't seem to be any discussion of this in the archive. Any thoughts?
It's obviously a variant of "down to the wire," but not quite the same. I think it's up to you to provide the discussion, Baceseras; you're plainly the right person for the job.