Woman dating man 5 years younger
However, most women are approached by younger men, not the other way around. By not associating yourself with that term, you will erase any negative feelings toward having a relationship with a man much younger than yourself.Men are attracted to confident women regardless of their age. Younger women tend to have more insecurities as they are still figuring out their place in the world, drawn to dating “bad boys” and are more likely to play games with the men that they date.Remember that you have a great deal to offer any man worthy of your attention, whatever his age may be.Before going on a first date, know what type of relationship you want.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.Or, it could be caused by something as shallow and immediate as a woman not wanting anyone to mistake her date for her younger brother or, God forbid, her son.Are you interested in a fling, a committed long-term relationship or friends with benefits?If you don’t know what you’re looking for, you won’t know if the man you’re dating is the right fit.
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“I have not been attracted to my husband, Keith for years,” says Sarah of her husband of 18 years.
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This narrows your options dramatically and can prevent you from finding a good match.
In addition, many of the couples I know with a big age gap weren't initially looking to date younger. My dating advice is that preferences are great, but don't let age get in the way of finding the love you deserve.