EXPERTS SAY THIS IS THE BEST WAY TO FLIRT Celebrities like actor and director Mel Gibson, whose partner Rosalind Ross is 35 years his junior, and director Sam Taylor-Johnson, whose husband, actor Aaron Taylor-Johnson, is 24 years younger than her, apparently agree with that notion.But what might the real benefits of dating someone younger be?If you want to be secure in your primary relationship, knowing how to create mutuality and work together greatly increases the chance that you'll make it as a couple.
Mutuality Prevents Heartache Hundreds of years ago, a lyricist wrote: When Love is kind, cheerful and free, Love’s sure to find welcome from me.
But should Love bring heartache and pang, Tears and such things, Love can go hang.
(REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni) Many men and women are seemingly rejecting those cougar and sugar-daddy stereotypes, as some experts are seeing that a substantial portion of middle-age and older singles are willing to choose partners who are younger than themselves.
Data seem to support that idea: A 2003 AARP survey of about 3,500 single men and women ages 40 to 69 found about 66 percent of men want to date younger women and 34 percent of women want to date younger men.
No playing mind-games, no waiting, no restrictions.
Therefore, you won’t have to keep tabs on the other person. There are no trust issues mainly because both parties are honest and open with one another.
Turns out, experts say compatibility between two people who just happen to have an age gap isn’t as unusual as we may think.
Also, many of the commonly held beliefs about dating a younger man or woman — for instance, that a junior partner may lack maturity — aren’t true, relationship expert and columnist April Masini told Fox News.
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