affairs

n. pl.
1.
Administration, public business, matters of state, relations, practical concerns, active relations, matters of action.
2.
Finances, estate, business, property, pecuniary relations.

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  • Affairs of State — is a 1950 Broadway comedy written and directed by Louis Verneuil. It opened at the Royale Theatre, then moved to the Music Box Theatre [Botto, Louis. Playbill: At This Theatre (Applause Books, 2002) (ISBN 1 55783 566 7)] and played for a total of …   Wikipedia

  • Affairs of the Mind — is an award winning radio documentary made by Melbourne, Australia, audio producer Kyla Brettle.The piece is a personal and confronting story exploring the nature of jealousy and the perimeters of infidelity. In an observational style we follow… …   Wikipedia

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