We all experience a first kiss, first partner, first sex, marriage, home, career, child, divorce, etc.
If you're at the end of this list, what on Earth could you have in common with someone near the beginning? When my divorce was final, I went out of my way to date women of different ages ranging anywhere from twenty-two to fifty-three years old.
' The questions just seemed to keep on coming" says 34-year-old Amelia.
He was the one who pulled back initially due to the age, and it took two years for us to finally get together.
A question I receive often is, "How did you make the decision to date and marry a younger guy?
Plus, his boyish personality helps me be more relaxed and better enjoy the funnier things in life.
I also tease him about being younger than my youngest sibling. " of the 14-year age gap between her and her husband, not in spite of it. When it comes to true love, two decades don't matter as much as you'd think, says Caitlin Constantine.
"My friends and family were very supportive of us, they warmed to him quite quickly.
We were in the same circle of friends, so they were all very happy for us." While other couples are given the benefit of the doubt, and any problems they might face are assumed to be the cause of extenuating circumstances, if you're in a relationship with an age gap that courtesy isn't extended to you.