Problems with dating a much older man
Popular theory suggests gold-digging is in effect, since older men presumably have greater financial security.But three years into my marriage, I’m still (happily) driving a 2004 Honda Element with 160,000 miles and a back door held shut with my German Shepherd’s leash.Or, you know, some version of whining about your age. With age (often) comes maturity and chivalry—take advantage!Cece even tells Jess as she's first considering dating Russell (the one and only Fancypants) that "he intimidates you because you wouldn't have to take care of him, he'd take care of you."DON' T make your man feel older than he actually is (or date yourself).) starts talking to a girl in college who, he realizes, "doesn't know what is." For your date with an older gent: as cool as it is, not everyone needs to know that you were part of an NSYNC fan club (cough cough). But, seriously, if they ever do a reunion tour J is SO coming with me. Do you have any tips for dating someone older than you? Our differences, experts say, give couples like us, with an age gap of 20 or more years, a 95 percent chance of divorce.Given the statistics, why do women like me yoke ourselves to men old enough to be our fathers?
Harder for me to write off, according to scientists, is another unflattering explanation for May-December romances: the dreaded daddy-issues theory.“The short answer is ‘yes,’” says Pepper Schwartz, Ph.D., AARP's love and relationship expert and best-selling author of .Or a 24-year-old girl from New Jersey who happens to blog about her relationship. DON' T use childhood/pop culture references that he will never get.During one scene, Nick (who else has a major crush on him??