Trouble with dating a younger man
[Read: 7 signs he’s only using you for all the wrong reasons] The annoying drawbacks of dating a younger man #1 Younger men may act childish.
One drawback to dating a younger man is that he may be less mature than you.
If you date a younger man who hasn’t got around to having kids yet, you won’t have to worry about any potentially awkward introductions, especially if you have your own children.
Your man having less responsibility at work may mean he’ll be more likely to respond to a spontaneous request for a date, or be able to take off early for a weekend getaway without being concerned about what he’s left behind at the office.
* [Read: 20 personality traits that make the perfect ideal man] #2 Younger men normally have fewer responsibilities.
Older men often have responsibilities such as kids or a stressful job to worry about, but the younger you go, the less likely these aspects of life will be a factor.
#2 Younger men can be clueless when it comes to relationships.
Although they tend to be less cynical, there’s commonly a negative side to men who lack relationship experience too.
This difference in preferred activities doesn’t have to be a deal breaker though.
He may also make minor social gaffes, such as flirting with other girls while you’re in the room or texting too much while you two are having dinner with your family.
Depending on how much mileage he’s racked up outside of relationships, he may be fumbly in bed and require you to teach him things. [Read: 50 questions on relationship compatibility you need to ask yourself] #3 Younger men sometimes lack full-time employment.
While outsiders sometimes sneer at an older woman/younger man partnership, the man himself often gets a surge of self-confidence due to the fact that he was able to “snag” an older woman, especially if his friends are giving him kudos for it.
Therefore, to make sure you continue to be satisfied with the relationship, your man may offer to do you special favors inside the bedroom and out, frequently buy you gifts, and sing your praises to everyone he meets.