More important is that fact that younger women are more willing to show their feminine side to win a man’s heart.
Of course, they don’t have our experience, or our battle scars for that matter, but, this is beside the point. Or, you may decide that she is right, but, that finding a partner is just not worth the trouble.
“It took him longer to say that I was his girlfriend.
Men who are older tend to be more ready to take those steps toward commitment sooner.” Karen admits, though, that age doesn’t necessarily dictate whether or not a guy is ready to commit.
According to Lisa, single men over 60 want women who are in touch with their feminine side. Lisa mentions that this is often the case, but, not for the reasons that many of us assume.
Men are not always looking for a younger body to cuddle up next to.
Many women, including myself, spent most of their lives competing with men – at work, in social situations and even at home.
Now, as we reach our 60s, it’s difficult to put our swords down and just relax a bit. Lisa and I also discuss the perception that men only want to date younger women.
Sometimes we can blow the age gap thing up to be a bigger deal than it actually is.
Often times it has more to do with how he perceives his maturity.
“It has more to do with where the individual comes from and how they’ve viewed their life,” says Karen.
We asked a few women about the unique challenges of dating a younger guy—here’s what they said.
The reality is, when it comes to commitment and readiness for marriage, most guys are a few years behind women.
That said, age gaps have been proven to cause some unique challenges and complications.