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Communication is key, Sherman says, and voicing feelings of jealousy and insecurity as they present themselves can go a long way.
"It’s helpful for this type of couple to recognize that they don't have to share the same level of career success." "Age can be a status that creates differences in terms of power," Carbino points out.
So it’s good to look carefully at the individuals rather than just fostering limiting beliefs regarding age."To say that anyone dating someone younger is trying recapture their youth is an unfair generalization.
But spending time with someone less tethered to family obligations and long-entrenched lifestyle demands can feel pretty freeing.
"They find the aging process for men to be more accelerated than among women, in terms of their desires for exploration, and are interested in younger men who may be less set in their ways," she says.
says that like any relationship, success depends on what the people involved are bringing to the table.
"You can have a 'young' 50 year old or a very mature 25 year old, depending upon their life experience.
Sherman agrees that a woman who's, say, divorced with older kids may have so many obligations to juggle that someone who's accrued less "baggage" is often appealing.
"They can just appreciate one another, and the moments they share." The theory that men's sexual peak hits decades earlier than a woman's, making an 18 year-old man and a 35-year-old woman unlikely-yet-perfect bedfellows, comes from a study conducted way back in 1953 (and the existence of a "sexual peak" is highly debatable).
Consider French president Emmanuel Macron and Brigitte, his wife of 12 years, who is 25 years older than her husband.