I’m in my 60s and have found mortality weighs more heavily in this decade.
When I read the obituary of someone who died in his or her 70s, I find myself silently asking, “Isn’t that unusually young to die?
” Then I immediately do the math to figure out how many more years I’ll have left if I meet the Grim Reaper at such a tender age.
Thoughts like that make whatever years remain more precious and prompted me to file for divorce eight months ago.
A 17 year old girl dating a 31 year old man may raise an eyebrow but a 31 year old woman dating a 45 year old man probably wouldn’t.
According to some, you can determine your appropriate dating age range by only dating someone who is within a fifth of your own age.
I’m guessing they check out my profile, see my age, and probably read no further.
It’s as though moving from the early 50s to the mid 50s is some kind of death-knell for a dating life.In other words, knowingly sends me matches that are probably not realistic for me to pursue.When I have emailed some of those guys, I never hear back. Whether you’d never date a younger man or are considering dating an older women – or vice versa – everyone is sure to have an opinion.e Harmony looks at this age-old debate Age is relative – someone may be 60 yet have the health, looks and vitality of a 40 year old, while some people in their forties seem ready to collect their pensions!