Older man dating young women
My friend Carina, who is 46, only dates men who are under 30, and my friend Denise agrees.She said to me the other day that it's all downhill after men turn 30."Still, she agrees that one can get carried away by this dating-younger-men business.For the record, though, I won't go out with anyone under 25."Her children, who are 19 and 15, must be relieved.Fellow divorcee Karin Bacardi-Fien, also 48, has already run the gauntlet of horrified children.Older Dating Online is the site for those of us still young at heart and is the leading seniors dating site in the UK for the over 40’s!Join Older Dating Online today for FREE and search for a senior date local to you, or right across the UK!A study by online dating service uk recently revealed that 280,000 British women over 45 are keen to date a younger man, a leap of 20 per cent in a year.Specialist dating websites have sprung up to satisfy the new demand - but even those who post on them can't agree whether cougars are to be applauded or abhorred.
"Personally, I won't date anyone my own age or older, but many of my friends are much more fussy.
Another retorts angrily that a cougar is simply a woman who is doing what men have done through history - going for a mate she finds mostattractive, regardless of age or convention."A cougar is a woman of any age over 40 who is extremely attractive,intelligent, independent financially, has a powerful career and knows what she wants and, therefore, allows herself the freedom to seek out or accept offers from younger men," it reads.
Karin, who is on the board of various charities and who has four children from three marriages, is perfectly happy to be called a cougar.
Quite what constitutes a cougar is the matter of much debate.
The term "urban cougar" was first used in the States to describe older women who aggressively date - or prey on, as the lingo goes - younger men."A cougar is a woman old enough to be the mother of the young man she sleeps with.