If you know Hollywood, then you know that Jessica Lowndes is not the first to date someone born in another decade.
Love in Tinseltown doesn't see numbers, just all the feel-good, bubbly things that come with being in a nice relationship.
However, I've come to realize that such thoughts, while they There is no order in which things are "supposed" to happen just because my husband and I are of a certain age.
After all, how many of us have witnessed the death of a loved one "before their time," the birth of a child by an "older" woman, or a person winning a marathon at an age that defies what's typical?
Of course, if having children is in your plans and you’re a man, the age of your partner matters.
There are certainly ways for older women to conceive children, but most men who want families tend to try and date women who are younger than 40.
If life goes as it usually does, he'll be retired while I'm still working.
In my opinion, there is a lot more than just 15 years that separates you from your 42-year-old boyfriend.
The research data may be surprising, but it makes sense.
When dating, we are more open to trying out new things, thus a wider gap we list as acceptable. We had very little to talk about or discuss, and never been very close. There was really nothing connecting us except our interest in each other.
Aside from that scenario, however, is there any reason that a 30-year-old woman can find love with a 37-year old and not a 44-year-old? Knowing that there are men of that age who are in great shape, physically attractive, interesting and successful is there a reason to categorically exclude these men? And while most people aren’t as attractive as these, it is certainly possible to meet someone significantly older who is sexy and attractive. Women in their 50’s will often narrowly restrict their dating range because they have a fear of meeting and falling in love with an older man – and then having to deal with his health issues.
Men often pursue younger women, even if they aren’t interested in a family. Men certainly have a shorter average lifespan than women, but this doesn’t tell you anything about a particular guy.