(Younger adults today appear to have a wide variation in ideas on family, and taken along with the fact that how a family is being defined is changing daily, this could be an issue.) 6.Cohort cultural effects (Will you both like to listen to some music from both "age groups'" experiences, involve yourselves in activities you both like, and the like) 7.
I guess it depends on what your looking for sometimes it's nice dating older men because they have more experience in relationships and in their thirties are more likley to want to settle down than men in their early twenties. Being with even a little more weary older partner could become a drag in later years especially. Different life experiences leading to problems raising family?
Are you dating an older fellow or thinking about dipping your toes into that more mature water? DON' T point out how "cute" his first grey chest hair is (OOPS). With age (often) comes maturity and chivalry—take advantage!
Well, my dears, you've come to the right place. Or, in Jess's (Zooey Deschanel's character, for those of you who aren't fans yet) case, don't ask about his health: "How's your prostate? Cece even tells Jess as she's first considering dating Russell (the one and only Fancypants) that "he intimidates you because you wouldn't have to take care of him, he'd take care of you."DON' T make your man feel older than he actually is (or date yourself).
Life experience may lead to the old "I know this from experience" comment being made by him.
-or- the "You don't understand the way it is today, things are a lot different than when you were a teenager." comment from you.