Dating a man 19 years older

It has its perks and it has its bummer moments, but I think dating up in age is something that women should do at least once in life, even if it doesn’t turn into something serious.

Dating an older man can teach you a lot, especially about yourself (and what you do and don’t want in a partner), but it’s not always the easiest of relationships. Just in case you’re thinking of getting serious with a fella quite a few years older or even decades older than you, here are a few things you might want to keep in mind before you get it crackin’.

" Puke.) But mostly, it's the fact that he's your first.

I remember when I was in the school play a couple of years ago.

Being the older, wiser man is a power trip for him.

And that's all about , the said power trip he is getting off on should be overt.

We hadn’t had sex for over a decade, and it was highly unlikely we’d ever make love again.

At 67, my husband had been seriously ill for the last ten years of our marriage.