30 year old women dating younger man
The older person, for his part, gets a higher-energy companion who is likely to help the couple stay fit — and, quite likely, more sexually active.But won't the "junior partner" eventually have to pay the piper?But there's more than that to your new relationship, as you know, so you could do without the nudges and winks.Many couples have conquered this barrier, remaining happily married, or committed, for decades.(Unless, of course, they were named Cher.) But all this prompts a bigger question: Is it smart or stupid to take on a partner 20 years younger once you hit 50, 60 or 70?The answer to that question may lie in your answers to these: Just as age has its rewards, so do age differences.If your love is true, you'll help everyone involved work through these issues and more.
Could it be that men prize youth and beauty more highly than women do?Perhaps the best known are 68-year-old Michael Douglas and 43-year-old Catherine Zeta-Jones, who have bridged their quarter-century age gap to stand by each other through a long partnership (and some recent serious health scares).Or look at 65-year-old Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood, who made 34-year-old theater producer Sally Humphreys his (third) bride in December 2012.Pepper Schwartz is AARP's love and relationships ambassador.Have you considered dating a younger man, but are afraid of getting your heart broken, being humiliated and ultimately dumped for a younger woman? Our culture’s discomfort with reversing the norm of the younger woman-older man dynamic may come from a deep-rooted evolutionary instinct driving women to choose the older, wiser, more powerful alpha male over the untested young buck.