Old young dating relationships
Some of these couples are friendly to her, while others clearly disapprove.
"The husband walks over and the wife stands there glaring," says Latorre.
"I tell him I'm doing this so you can retire and I'll be able to earn money for us," she says. She studies only on weeknights and he often joins her.Her boyfriend, meanwhile, is on the downside of his working life.Until he got divorced recently and his expenses went up, he thought that at this point in his life, he would be retired from his work as a dentist. He's got three kids: one in college, one about to start college, and one who is 10 years old."I read him philosophy and he helps me figure out what the heck they're talking about." While no statistics are readily available, older man-younger woman couples have long existed and may be becoming more prevalent and more socially acceptable.
In certain Hollywood and corporate circles, especially among financially successful men, the practice is so common that these younger women, usually second wives, have been given the disparaging nickname of "trophy wives." Medical advancements are helping this merger of the generations become more realistic than ever.Sometimes, people aren't even looking for the right partner online; it just happens.