I am 22 is it bad I am dating a 41 year old men?
Is this bad to date cuz people say it is
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No we can't help who we fall in love with as long as you're both happy.
Age is just a number besides it's your private life and has sod all to do with anyone else Most Helpful Girl
Three scenarios. 1. An older spouse can soon become an old spouse needing cared for. When that happens, it's not uncommon for the younger spouse to move on, looking for the youth they've lost. 2. The older spouse dies, leaving behind a widow (er). If it's been a reasonable length of relationship, the surviving spouse may find it difficult to find a new partner as has happened to a woman I knew, now in her 60s (widow, not especially well-off - and lonely). 3. I may be cynical, but the wallet size of some of the above could make it appealing to the younger spouse to live in marriage for a goodly number of years then take the older spouse to the cleaners financially. Cynical, moi
What Guys Said 40
It doesn't matter what anyone else thinks are you both happy.
judgmental people will frown on it but what they think is irrelevant.
It's quite an age difference. When you are 35 and looking good he will be pushing 60 and old as hell.
Outta all the guys ur age, why date ur father?
its your life to live how you please and with who you want too
"People" need to mind their own business.
You're both consenting adults, who can make your own choices, and deal with any consequences. If you are enjoying being together, what's the harm?
I'm 25 and married to a 30 year old woman. If you love him and he feels the same why care what others think?
Do you like each other? Do you feel loved, and like he REALLY cares for you?
If so, why do you care what ANYONE thinks?
It doesn't matter what anyone thinks
It's not at all bad. Enjoy it.
Do your thing if you are happy go for it people have something to say all the time
Who cares what anyone else says. It's only about what you and he think of it.
If you are thinking long term try this. Picture you and him being 30 years older. So if you are 52 and he is 71 do you still think that's an acceptable age gap? If so just go for it.
Yea its odd, there's one thing common amongs young women that date older men - they seem to have issues connecting with guys their age because it takes work and effort - a guy 41 will literally just like you for your youth so that initial attraction is easy
I suggest you self reflect on why you are unable to find a man around your age
Fuck the haters... Do what you want.
If I was 41 and I was daring someone your age I wouldn't have a problem with it at all.
Who cares what other people think. My girlfriend is 13 years older than me. I know it is not as much of an age gap as the two of you are but it is enough for people to think that it is wrong which I do not care. As long as you two love each other, care about each other and are there for each other through the bad and good times then who cares.
Just came out of a similar relationship earlier this year. We dated for years and was really great time. (We had gotten serious, talk of future etc)
Our friends preached it wouldn't work, it was crazy. We were 14 years apart. Then one day she woke up and didn't want it any more, i mean like cold bam, out of nowhere. Ultimately if you are happy and he is happy go for it.
no way.. girls do like mature men
I question older men who date young women. Something doesn't sit well, has to do with immaturity a lot of the time. Regardless as long as you are happy, go for it.
That is only for you and him to decide. You two are adults. Live your life however you want it.
No its cool. We'll just wait here for your next question with the title ''I thought he loves me but now he's gone. What do I do?''
What's your goal here? Long term relationship is going to be hell. If it's just sex... have fun.
Damn, and I thought me thinking about dating a 23 year old (I'm 36) was a large spread.
When you learn to use "man" and "men" correctly, all your problems will fade away.
Ya he's to old... how would ur dad feel if u knew u were dating that old man probably older thn ur dad XD
Not at all... he's as young as the woman he feels :-)
Socially it may not be acceptable and i wouldn't date a 22
Sounds like you got some hills coming up.
i dont personally agree with it but hey its your choice so go for it
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What Girls Said 18
If you have to ask, you know it is.
I don't think it is bad really. At 22 you're not a child. You're old enough to make your own decisions and date whomever you please. So don't listen to what anyone says.
i mean its your decision and do what you feel is right, but goddamnnn thats a huge age difference! thats like my sister (who's 21) dating my dad! (who's 40)!!! he's old enough to be your father
Umm.. personally yeah.. it's a bit too old
Do you two have much in common? Perhaps they feel he is taking advantage of you. Your grammar is atrocious so perhaps you give the impression you aren't very bright. It's "man" and "because."
I personally think dating men my age is more appealing. I can start a family and build a life with them.
No it's a good thing that you found a sugar daddy yourself.
You're both consenting adults, who cares?
l don't see anything bad, just dont let him take advantage of you.
I think it's too much. My maximum would be 37 in the 40s it's too much for me.
If you're not proud of being with him, why are you with him?
If he looks young than 41 I don't see a problem with it. But I do not date men that are that much older than me. The oldest I date is 29. My only exception to that rule is eminem
No, but just remember if you thinking about marrying this guy he'll probably end up dying 20-24 years before you do.
I wouldn't date a man that old. A single man at that age is a red flag in my opinion.
But if that's what you're into don't let what people say discourage you.
Well, whatever floats your boat, girl.
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