Dating a guy 10 years older
How they lived and the things they were into totally brought me back to the days of being a college student — and not necessarily in a good way. Age might only be a number, but life phases are a very real thing. Because of this, we had different income levels and expectations for social activities.
Although we managed to meet in the middle most of the time, our age gap showed when it came to differences in lifestyle. Despite our obvious differences (which became increasingly clear as the weeks went on), one of the main reasons I’ll never regret dating my younger guy was because he treated me like a queen.
Pop star Shakira is involved with a man 10 years her junior.
Actor Hugh Jackman has been married to Deborra-Lee Furness for 17 years. A recent article in magazine looked at a handful of real-life May-December romances, focusing mainly on those between older women and younger men.
Culturally, the older woman/younger man dynamic is perceived as an oddity, or a fluke.When it comes to the subject of love we always hope that there are no real significant barriers to its success.In our hearts, if not in our heads, we’re convinced that love will always trump practical concerns such as money, social class, race and even gender. And what about age as it relates to older women involved with younger men?All the older music that I still liked listening to, his friends were into “ironically.” His friends were young, too.Although my guy was very mature, his age was made apparent when I visited his home and met his friends.