Dating a man 17 years younger
Risk is relative and personal, and sometimes, the socially mandated choices are the most hazardous of all.When it comes to love, the old cliché does usually turn out to be kinda true: The heart wants what it wants, and that doesn’t always (or even usually) fall within the bounds of what you’d want or expect in a partner.She told me she never thought my marriage was the end of my story.
The intensity extends to our sex life, which is all one might imagine it would be with a hard-bodied, hot man in his 20s (when I mentioned to a friend how kind he was, she said she was too distracted by his looks to notice), and it’s helped me remember the sexually liberated woman I was in mine. This is the first time I’ve had a relationship that is both carnal and profoundly emotional.
One of the more interesting romantic scenarios, along with people from highly different cultures, religions or backgrounds pairing up, is when people who are decades apart in age fall for one another.