Some older people feel younger at heart than their contemporaries, and like to date people who are as active as they are.Chronological age doesn’t always reflect either physical capability or emotional maturity.Women who have high-powered careers or a well-developed self-image and want freedom and flexibility are exercising more choice.Women who have been divorced and are established single moms may enjoy having a playmate, someone to have fun with, who doesn’t try to control her.
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A ten-year difference is not too difficult to bridge, but differences of twenty years or more in age can lead to some difficulties as the partners get older.
For example, the younger partner may mature and reconsider his or her choices, or an older partner may confront aging problems much sooner.
Sometimes an age difference is a mentoring relationship—the older person advises the younger one on life or career. California since 1978 with over 35 years’ experience in counseling individuals and couples and author of 13 books in 17 languages, including It Ends With You: Grow Up and Out of Dysfunction; Money, Sex and Kids: Stop Fighting About the Three Things That Can Ruin Your Marriage, Dr. Tessina appears frequently on radio, TV, video and podcasts.
This can backfire if and when the younger person decides he or she has learned enough, and wants to move on. Romance’s Guide to Dating in the Digital Age; The Ten Smartest Decisions a Woman Can Make After Forty; Love Styles: How to Celebrate Your Differences and her newest, The Real 13th Step. Romance” blog, and the “Happiness Tips from Tina” email newsletter. Tessina was the CRO (Chief Romance Officer) for Love Forever.