Rule of dating age
For every person saying “just go for it and be happy,” there are realistic considerations. Yet soon after that, the slippery slope becomes 44 and 24, which can lead to Lolita situations and other felonies. If a man is 40, is dating a pair of 20-year-olds equivalent to dating one 40-year-old? From a brag and go high-five your friends standpoint, yes.For one thing, most people do not want their relationship to be the equivalent of gossip tabloid fodder among their own social circles. If the man is a billionaire, it comes with the territory.
That is rape in any language and has nothing to do with dating.
"He rode a motorbike and was just into other stuff from his friends …
I guess he wasn't ready to be an adult, but the relationship was good." Sarah, 41, from the Netherlands met Pete, 26, in France when she was just 16.
While one-on-one matters, you want to have a partner you can bring into your life as a whole, and a very large age gap can sometimes make this difficult long-term." And remember, they could also have ex-wives, children and even grandkids.
A general rule is that it's socially acceptable to date someone using the 'half your age plus seven' rule."He was shocked that I was 16 and he wasn't into my age but he was into me.