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Usage examples for affair

  1. " That is my affair but I will go. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. I suppose the ghost is your own affair too! – Ghost Beyond the Gate by Mildred A. Wirt
  3. It is his affair and hers- and that, perhaps, of a hundred other people; but it certainly is not mine. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  4. Sire, he said, this is probably how the affair happened. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  5. No more was said between us, and by next morning she seemed to have clean forgotten the affair – The White Wolf and Other Fireside Tales by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  6. I don't know much more about the affair than you do. – Among Malay Pirates And Other Tales Of Adventure And Peril by G. A. Henty
  7. The affair with Channing had left more of a hurt than she had realized. – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  8. It was the Thurwell affair I was thinking of. – The New Tenant by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  9. But it is not Aunt Church's affair – The Rebel of the School by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  10. You have always looked upon the affair as one of pleasure. – A New Atmosphere by Gail Hamilton
  11. To fight the red man on his own ground is a very different affair – Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution by L. Carroll Judson
  12. Happy is it for the world that this affair did not take place. – Boswell's Correspondence with the Honourable Andrew Erskine, and His Journal of a Tour to Corsica by James Boswell
  13. Three people can't run an affair like that. – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  14. I have done it, and it is not your affair – A Very Naughty Girl by L. T. Meade
  15. But if you have a pleasant affair you may not want your husband. – Eve to the Rescue by Ethel Hueston
  16. Before this evening I shall look into this affair a little. – Baron Trigault's Vengeance Volume 2 (of 2) by Emile Gaboriau
  17. And that's what this whole affair with me was for? – The Plotters by Alexander Blade
  18. You surely don't think that has anything to do with this affair do you? – The Dragon's Secret by Augusta Huiell Seaman
  19. It's no affair of yours. – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  20. This case does not strike me as quite such a simple affair as it seems to you. – The Shrieking Pit by Arthur J. Rees
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