Older men, it seems to me, are like gold dust on the dating scene right now.
From salt-and-pepper George Clooneys to silver-fox Harrison Fords, young women are swooning over smooth older men more than ever.
Let me tell you about second place: This is where close members of his family reside.
This is the place he reserves for family or as-good-as family.
Dating someone younger—whether you’re two or three years his senior or are talking cougar territory—certainly can work (look at Eva Longoria and her 4-years younger beau), but being an “older woman” in a relationship does tend to come with certain perks and downfalls.
There are enough hurdles to making a relationship work, however old you are, so why let age add more stress?
his dry sense of humor kills you, and dang those eyes!
And then you learn that the same year you graduated college, he was wrapping up his freshman year—of high school.
Much like I don't screen people for specific ethnicities when considering a relationship, I also don't ask for a date of birth.
Granted, there are certain age brackets above and below my own that would likely warrant the immediate no-go in my books, but I generally take the “organic” approach to dating. I'm talking about kids: The unforeseen element of Millennial dating.