She is considering relocation, and hoping for more options elsewhere.As my significant other was scoffing at my insistence that it’s tough for women to find good men once they’re over age 45 much less 50, I reminded him that I possess plenty of experience in matters of Second Life Socializing.I attempted to find an answer via The Google, seeking the percentage of men in the US who date ten or more years younger; to my surprise, what popped up first were articles on cougar women dating younger men!I had just read a comment by a 50-something-year-old woman who has not been successful at finding a relationship in the Atlanta area.A new study has found that three quarters of men in Britain fantasise about dating an older woman, while 70 percent of women aged over 35 say they fancy younger men.In the face of such overwhelming stats, we decided to have a look at famous relationships - both past and present - where older women have dated younger men.
I wasn’t up for becoming Nurse Nancy, and that seemed in some instances the only option!
Women, on the other hand, prefer guys closer to their own age.
In September, a study of 12,000 Finns reaffirmed what prior research had already established. If dudes were really so set on their caveman-era mating habits, wouldn't we see more single ladies over 30 home knitting tea cozies on Friday nights?
"I know that I look and act a lot younger than I am."Age difference: 12 years Susan and Tim were regarded as one of Hollywood's most enduring couples - having been together 23 years - when they split in 2009.
They were admired for their long relationship in the face of the pressures of show business.
But recent and well-publicised marital troubles have thrown their status as a couple into doubt. Sam has shrugged off speculation over the age gap betweeen them, saying, "In the old days, 'controversial' in a relationship meant same-sex or mixed races. That would not happen with a man."Age difference: 32 years Joan and theatre manager Percy married in 2002 and have always dismissed questions over their three-decade age gap.