Acceptable dating age
[Read: Age gaps – Are they the new trend in relationships?] For men When it comes to men, they have varying ages of acceptability according to whether it is a relationship, fantasy, and marriage.When surveyed, there is a different age men want to marry or have a serious relationship versus who they think is acceptable to fantasize about.Even men limit the age of a girl acceptable to fantasize about.When it comes to women choosing a relationship, they prefer a man much closer to their own age than someone much older.
For example, a woman in her 40s, according to the rule, considers a man 27 years or older as acceptable.Of course, just like any outliers, some couples fall outside the limits that are still happily in love and live a long and fruitful life together.What the research really indicates is that there are several different dating age rules according to what someone looks for in a relationship.[Read: Dating someone younger than you: 12 ways to make it easier] Is the evidence real?Many relationship researchers have gone to great lengths to figure out what type of couples make it and which don’t.