Older men and younger men dating
But that’s not a power position, and it does you no favors. Beware of wielding stereotypes; they’re cheap shortcuts masquerading as wisdom, and if you use them, prepare to be judged by them. You would only applaud someone if she succeeded in doing something impossible or crazy, or if she got away with something she shouldn’t have. The cougar image is cartoonish at best, derived either from a culture fearful of a sexually empowered woman, or from the woman herself, who claims cougardom as a way to boost her self esteem via sex with a man many years her junior.
On the flip side, when I meet men in real life, I do attract more of the type of man I like — my age or younger, energetic, out and about — and yet when they find out how old I am or that my kids are in their late teens, they get freaked out (much like they get when they learn I have a Ph.As for older men looking for younger women, there’s not much you can do about the men who date to satisfy their ego. That’s a woman of high value, no matter if she’s 20 or 90. Here are the reasons you wave off the idea of dating young: (aimless, noncommittal, out just for sex). But it didn’t seem to fit my reasons for dating younger, nor is it an accurate or flattering explanation of why younger men are worth dating.You know your body, what makes it tick, and what turns it on and makes it happy. I haven’t met a young man yet who said they would never date a woman older than him. He’s not jaded by losses, failure, or the spectre of retirement.Sure, some may be a little hesitant about how to handle or be with a woman’s children, but it’s not always a dealbreaker. Any man who hates where he is in life and resents others for it is going to be a drag. Sometimes I’ll cover the check when he’s in a tough spot and I’m feeling like sushi.