In terms of May-December romances, there's been a longtime double standard when it comes to which half of the couple is "December": Women who date younger men encounter fascinated curiosity, judgment, and even a loaded nickname that rose to prominence in the early 's, while men in relationships with younger women are simply known as If you've ever felt a spark with a guy eight or more years your junior but hesitated to give things a try, you might have told yourself it'll never work. Or at least it doesn't have to be. Yes, the dynamic brings a unique set of challenges—but it can also be pretty great, whether the goal a fling or a long-term relationship. Here's some expert-sourced advice for a woman dating a younger man.
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I had a game I liked to play with this younger guy, a hilarious invention of my own called "Is He Dead? What, after all, had he done? A lot of us have found ourselves attracted to somebody younger or older, and have been reluctant to act on it because of some perceived weirdness or taboo. This kind of culling is even easier now that dating sites let us whittle our options down to the year.
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What do you think of this. Of course the females maturity levels would most liekly be higher, but lets say the 18 year old was very mature for his age. Is this alright for an 8 year gap like this. By dating i mean partners- girlfriend and boyfriend, serious relationship. Thanks for your input!
Women are rarely interested in younger men because of the maturity factor. Actually it is quite common for older men to be interested in younger women. But I don't know if a year deficit is common.