Pros and cons of dating an older man

16-Dec-2019 14:40

Are you currently considering dating a man who is at least ten years older than you?

If so, then you definitely have a lot to think about. It’s a good idea to weigh up the pros and cons very carefully before you decide whether it’s a decision that could suit you.

Shutterstock Dating a younger man is a complex experience of trying to keep up with his generation, and trying to school him on your own.

It can energize you at times, and exhaust you at others; it can boost your ego a bit, and make you insecure.

They are not usually afraid of commitment, and they are often more respectful of women than their younger counterparts.

Older men are usually less volatile because time has mellowed them out, and they don’t waste time playing mind games.

A lot of women I know prefer to date older men — and, hey, I get that.

An older man can make you feel protected, taken care of, young, and sexy.

I'm not a lost little lamb anymore, but rather, a confident, sexy lion.You might get exhausted trying to be as active as your young lover, and you might get plain old hungry pretending you love kale.Shutterstock You probably stress out and worry too much.But, when you’re younger, every year, even every half year, changes come, meaning different concerns, different priorities and overall different mentalities.You want someone whose knowledge and experience will complement—even supplement—your own.

I'm not a lost little lamb anymore, but rather, a confident, sexy lion.You might get exhausted trying to be as active as your young lover, and you might get plain old hungry pretending you love kale.Shutterstock You probably stress out and worry too much.But, when you’re younger, every year, even every half year, changes come, meaning different concerns, different priorities and overall different mentalities.You want someone whose knowledge and experience will complement—even supplement—your own.Here are the pros and cons of dating a younger man.