Posted ByJon on May 08, 2003 at 14:00:39:
In Reply to: Smoking Luckys for nearly 1000 years posted byMichael on May 08, 2003 at 12:32:17:
ACTUALLY it is more like "nigh onto twenty eight years" (with southern drawl)
ADVERB: Inflected forms: nigh·er, nigh·est
1. Near in time, place, or relationship: Evening draws nigh.
2. Nearly; almost: talked for nigh onto two hours.