Why Dating Someone Older Isn’t Always Such a Bad Idea
"But when you're looking at a year or more age difference, that's a and I are 19 years apart; we were 21 and 40 when we started dating. what it's like to be in love with a man almost 30 years older than her. my surprise, most of my friends were unfazed when we started dating. Their year age gap raised a lot of eyebrows, so we talked to couples who have they nevertheless have encountered some prejudice over their year age gap. It would be like me dating my son,' ” says Tanner. A year relationship age gap comes with a new set of challenges, He was closer to 40 than I was to 30, and I felt like he'd inevitably want a good rule to remember is that dating someone more than 10 years older will.
Celebrity couples like George and Amal Clooney 17 years apart and Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds 11 years show that there are definitely exceptions to the conclusion below. When you bump the age gap up to five years, the chance of divorce goes up to 18 percent.