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In a crucial scene early in the film, for example, when Pierre enters his mother's bedroom as she is sorting through a disordered array of the father's legal documents pertaining to the estate, he acquiesces disaffectedly to her plea that they visit the family lawyer soon to ensure that Pierre sign the appropriate papers before the wedding.
(43) A number of vivid women make their appearances on these pages and on the accompanying CDS: Sandimba telling stories with gusto, Djongi disaffectedly teaching Kisliuk elamba songs, Bongoi gently initiating Kisliuk into elamba.
Pockets of slouching youth posed disaffectedly in layers of secondhand clothes, their sagging vestments explaining why the esthetique du jour is tagged "grunge.