Him and I do have a lot of important qualities in common. Some of them are man-children. Also, I'd just like to request that you and society as a whole work super-hard to unpack yourselves of this notion. Is it fine if a girl of 21 years old marry a guy of ye I'm 16 years older than my husband, we have been together for 7 years both dating and married.
But, if we're talking about a 26 year old guyI'm not so sure.
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To answer your question: Older women tend to respect themselves more and have higher standards. You fall in love with whom you fall in love with. The reasons it didn't work out had nothing to do with our age gap. Or her. What matters is whether your levels of maturity match, not your calendar age.