Janet McKeen said: "A sad state of affairs
when someone begs to be kept in prison so they have a roof over their heads and three meals a day."
He told her: "This is a very sad state of affairs
This is a sad state of affairs
. As for music it has come to mean only the pop variety.
The fact youngsters can't play on certain community pitches this summer because the grass is too long is a sad state of affairs
and, on the surface, tough to defend.
As a sad state of affairs
, the strict control on prices of drugs have reached a point where a number of pharmaceutical firms have halted the production of life saving drugs.
It is a sad state of affairs
when politicians do not understand democracy.
Club legend Peter Reid said: "It's a sad state of affairs
. It shouldn't happen in today's society."
He said it was sad state of affairs
in Sindh that police was siding with criminals and influential persons of ruling party.
What a sad state of affairs
for a state that has been foremost in the defence of the rights of the weak.
ISLAMABAD -- Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar Sunday while pointing to the sad state of affairs
in the province said his priority was the uplift of the neglected areas, focus on provision of basic facilities and taking up of stalled development projects.
They never think of the environment which will lead us to a sad state of affairs
. Moreover, these activities have harmful effects on the environment which is the main reason is that we are not save in our own environment.
WHAT a sad state of affairs
it is that a huge department store chain like House of Fraser can be in trouble.