Dating a younger men
And since we believe a match made in heaven is based on common values, you may be setting yourself up to be in a mismatch from the get-go.
However, as long as you’re both open and honest with each other and have discussed your needs, wants, expectations and values…then go for it.
He was a gorgeous 22-year-old, fresh out of college, and related to the groom.
The problem, however, can be that an older woman is simply a challenge for the younger man.
And since it’s likely he’s in a different stage of his life (just beginning to establish his career, getting to know himself, and possibly not yet ready to make a long-term commitment) and you’re beyond that point, it can be a dealbreaker for a potential relationship.
Ultimately, in this scenario, being younger impacts his values.
It was 1991, and the bride was a client turned friend.
I was 36 at the time, hosting a show on the Financial News Network (now CNBC).