I write in reply to your letter dated the 12th October 2005 received her[sic] on the 17th ult.
Please be advised that no definite decision has been made on whether to proceed or not with the above proposal.
Your further correspondance has raised further issues that we are not in a position to make a substantive response to at present, however, I anticipate that we will be able to furnish you with a satisfactory reply on all matters within the next three weeks.
Assuring you of our best intentions at all times.
Dated the 9th Nov. Received today.
This took a month to write?