Dating someone young
RELATED: How to Stop Dating the Wrong People One final caveat: If you always fall for much younger or older men and the relationships don't go well, take some time to think about whether there's something you're looking for from these partners—such as a yearning to be taken care of or a desire to escape from the reality of middle-age—that you can give yourself, without all the relationship drama.Can you have a relationship with someone significantly younger than yourself? I know from firsthand experience: I married a woman much younger than myself - about fifteen years - and it has been one of the most delightful experiences of my life.While his divorce may have been painful and messy (or may not have been – many divorces are pretty straightforward), people gain a lot of relationship experience from… Would a 28-year-old guy who has never had a super-serious girlfriend know early on in your relationship that you’d really like him to send you Chinese food when you’re sick?Or would he have any clue what to do when you’re not feeling well around date #3?
It is often assumed, for example, that Joseph was significantly older than Mary.
I’m a 28-year-old woman and I’ve never dated a guy with kids before.
I’ve never even dated a guy who was divorced before!
Of course, there is no formula for love, but generally speaking an older male will match up much better with a younger female for many, many reasons.
But there is one problem for many of us males that are starting our lives over: we have let ourselves go.
As people get older, age difference means less and less.