Her mother “was forty-two, and not delighted… I weighed over ten pounds and (she told me frequently) I nearly finished her off.”
forty-two year-old Tareq displayed an almost childlike need to be the smart guy in the room, the one in control.
forty-two of the 49 Tunisian women parliamentarians are members of the Islamist Ennahda party.
Overnight, the forty-two thousand square miles of the German Democratic Republic became a prison.
forty-two percent of Afghan citizens live below the poverty line [PDF].
During the preceding thirty-one hours the four companies of the Regiment had marched forty-two miles.
forty-two north—but, Captain, we are bound for forty north—we're out of our course.
One crash he heard distinctly above the others and he believed it was that of a forty-two centimeter.
On the 4th of February, 1861, forty-two delegates met at Montgomery, Ala.
A house in Milan, on which some of those shingles were put in 1844, was still in excellent condition forty-two years later.