Dating advice when to be exclusive
And both you and your 11th-hour soulmate will congratulate yourselves for having the gumption to step off the cakewalk of same-age coupling.Pepper Schwartz is AARP's love and relationships ambassador.Learn how to ATTRACT THE WOMEN YOU HAVE ALWAYS WANTED any place, anytime, and in any situation!Get your FREE E-Course newsletters with hundreds of amazing attraction tips and techniques -- A 7 VALUE!To be fair, your friends may have a point: It is sexy to be with someone different, and there is a certain pride in attracting the interest of a younger mate.
"), or warn you that unless this is a fling you'll wind up "lonely, poor or both." Does that just about describe the level of "support" you're receiving?
Or look at 65-year-old Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood, who made 34-year-old theater producer Sally Humphreys his (third) bride in December 2012.
You don't hear as much about what I refuse to call "cougars": women substantially older than their male partners.
They may worry about fortune hunters or a compromised inheritance, or struggle to perceive their new 40-year-old stepmother in a maternal light.
If your love is true, you'll help everyone involved work through these issues and more.