When it comes to young women dating older men, almost everyone has an idea what is an “acceptable” age gap.
Sure, you might claim that “love is all that matters,” but you will probably still turn up your nose when you see a 20-something year old with an aging geezer.
Instagram If you’re like me and consider yourself a little PYT (pretty young thang)…corny I know, the thought of dating a man five or more years older than you may seem generationally awkward, and it can be sometimes.
Still, while you may not listen to the same music or you might be divided on what you consider the ‘latest trends’, there are plenty of perks in dating an older man.
Are you currently considering dating a man who is at least ten years older than you?
Older men are usually less volatile because time has mellowed them out, and they don’t waste time playing mind games.
That is, unless you just assume she is his daughter.
Let’s be clear here: when I say “dating older men,” I am not referring to Anna Nicole Smith and her “elderly oil tycoon” J. Nor am I talking about older men taking advantage of naïve 18-year old girls because they are easy to impress and fall prey to seduction tricks.
But that doesn’t mean that every young lady who likes an older gent is a gold digger.
In fact, there are studies that suggest differently.