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When most people hear the word affair, they automatically clutch their pearls and assume it’s referring to some sexy form of infidelity. But, the origins of affair aren’t sexy at all.
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For Kirke it was being paid to pretend to play the oboe that heightened her affair with classical music.‘Mozart in the Jungle’: Inside Amazon’s Brave New World of Sex, Drugs, and Classical Music|Kevin Fallon|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As it was, The Affair ended its first season last night with me contemplating hurling my television out of the window.What On Earth Is ‘The Affair’ About? Season One’s Baffling Finale|Tim Teeman|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Zilch, what with Showtime's other steamy sex-heavy drama, The Affair, stealing its thunder.15 Enraging Golden Globe TV Snubs and Surprises: Amy Poehler, 'Mad Men' & More|Kevin Fallon|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Whatever else it qualifies for, The Affair is one of the most uncomfortable hours of television of the week.
There are just two episodes to go in The Affair, and many portents that things are not going to end well.
She has nothing to do either with this affair or the poor woman who has suffered by it.Hand and Ring|Anna Katharine Green
Of course, Boyne, I admit that in this affair you'll be up to a little sharp practice.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day
This was a turn in the affair they had not anticipated, but they were evidently prepared to meet the emergency.Cad Metti, The Female Detective Strategist|Harlan Page Halsey
If he chooses to disregard them, it is his affair entirely—not mine.The Lighted Way|E. Phillips Oppenheim
Then the relatives discuss the affair, each side exaggerating its own view of the question.The Manbos of Mindano|John M. Garvan