Pros and cons of dating a older man
But what might the real benefits of dating someone younger be?Turns out, experts say compatibility between two people who just happen to have an age gap isn’t as unusual as we may think.I felt sad for him and I understood what he was going through, but I was relieved to know that those woods were behind me.I'm not a lost little lamb anymore, but rather, a confident, sexy lion.Actor Mel Gibson and partner Rosalind Ross pose at the American Film Institute Awards in Los Angeles, California, on Jan. Gibson, who is 61, is 35 years older than his partner Rosalind Ross, who is 26.(REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni) Many men and women are seemingly rejecting those cougar and sugar-daddy stereotypes, as some experts are seeing that a substantial portion of middle-age and older singles are willing to choose partners who are younger than themselves.Sometimes you get lucky and there's a guy who's around your age and he's grown up enough to match your maturity level. I would partially attribute this to his personality, and partially attribute it to the fact that he's over his college 'let's-get-drunk-every-night stage' (yes, some guys get bored of binge drinking every night).I'd say that guy is pretty rare to find, and sometimes that guy is into older girls. Currently, my boyfriend is a couple years older than me and a couple years out of college. I rarely worry about him hooking up with other girls or doing something stupid while he's out with his friends because he's already been there, done that.
It took up until junior year for my guy friends to stop acting like little punks.There was a time when the society didn’t accept relationships between older men and younger women; however, now things have changed significantly and such relationships have become pretty common.While everything about such relationships is not good, they are not entirely bad either.A lot of women I know prefer to date older men — and, hey, I get that.An older man can make you feel protected, taken care of, young, and sexy.