Saying: Can’t get off dead center.
Usage: I’ve given the team all the pros and cons of the two solutions and we’ve met several times to review the information. I can’t get them off dead center. If they don’t make a decision we’ll still be sitting here talking about the problem a year from now.
Meaning: When people can’t make a choice between options so you are stuck in the middle between the options.
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