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A young girl in Kapawi having a miserable morning. From an outsider's perepective it would be easy to imagine that a girl of this age doesn't have much to look forward to beyond chewing up chicha and watching her spit ferment from  underneath the scales of an imbalanced gender dynamic. The woman do, however, manage to subvert a lot of male domination by partaking in unspoken, communal acts of disobedience in which they can trap their miscreant husbands within complex webs of social role play. A woman can, for example, pretend not to hear a call for more chicha and, in doing so, simultaneously embarass and immobilise her husband who can neither raise his voice nor ignore the situation without appearing weak and unable to keep order even within his own household.