Positives of dating
Some of the most self-sufficient and motivated women I know happen to be in committed relationships as well.
Actor Mel Gibson and partner Rosalind Ross pose at the American Film Institute Awards in Los Angeles, California, on Jan. Gibson, who is 61, is 35 years older than his partner Rosalind Ross, who is 26.
You haven't yet met your soul mate yet, but you still think dating is fun. At other times the venture seems so mind-boggling you want to hang up your dating pumps for good.
I went through all that — for decades, in fact, a period during which I met men I liked and men I didn't.
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.
They assume you're wasting away your youth; however, I couldn't disagree more.
This is the unwritten rule of dating in the modern age.