When the Older Man and I eventually ended it, I chalked it up to the age gap. October 3, I was around adults all my life -- events, parties, meetings -- so I really knew it no other way. Older men are trainable. If I want to or have to have a "talk" with my partner, he doesn't dodge or flinch at the prospect of a serious conversation. The brain isn't fully developed until you are in your early 20s. So no, I would say there is no reason to throw away a potential relationship just because of age.
This is the first time in my life that I have ever dated anyone considerably older than me.
I Married A Man 16 Years Older Than Me And It’s The Best Decision I’ve Ever Made
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