There’s been an enormous amount of media coverage centred on older women dating younger men over the last decade.However, what’s actually going on underneath the pop-style commentary and tabloid tales of ‘cougars’ and their ‘cubs’?As we’ve discussed before in Love, Kate, the agreed-upon metric for how-low-can-you-go is half your age plus seven, which puts you both in the green zone.
Why is it still such a sensational topic and what are the perks (and pitfalls) of entering into partnership where age knows no bounds?
but, after 30 or 35, everyone is just kind of sleepy and already knows what kind of champagne they like, so who cares.
The practical arguments against dating a much-younger guy are that he won’t be able to relate to you, and that he won’t be able to give you what you need—which I guess ostensibly means commitment, a baby, sexual experience and dinner at Sotto Sotto, where he acts normal when you see Drake.
I don’t have kids, but I want kids, so if she already has one or two, it would be a bonus.
I would just be really cautious about getting close to the kid, because if it didn’t work out, I’d feel bad if the kid got attached, then hurt.” “I think it would be a pain.