Parties, rock concerts, nightclubs—I dated the way I should have when I was younger: for fun, without an eye toward marriage.
It’s pretty common for men to date younger women – which is exactly why dating older women is so enjoyable.
They’re less inclined to “play games” and more willing to go after exactly what it is they desire.
He had a lot of emotional growing up to do and was mainly interested in regularly going to sports bars and hanging out with even younger people. My current SO is eight years younger, but much more mature than the other guy.
Sometimes it just depends on the person, not their age." [via]10. It was fine, we had some fun, I drifted away [in the end]." [via]11.
What this means is that you can be more direct and up-front with your own intentions and desires.
For example, if there’s a lot of sexual tension and you want to bring her back to your place to get physical, you don’t need some cover like “let’s go back to my place and watch a movie”.
I was married once before, to a man five years my senior.