"My fiance is 30 years older than me," says Tirzah Allen.While she waits for people to pick their jaws up off the floor, she explains the benefits of marrying someone old enough to be her dad.Fortunately, that’s changing as more older-woman and younger-man couplings make headlines.Actress Robin Wright, 47, is engaged to fellow actor Ben Foster, 33.Plus, his boyish personality helps me be more relaxed and better enjoy the funnier things in life.I also tease him about being younger than my youngest sibling. " of the 14-year age gap between her and her husband, not in spite of it. When it comes to true love, two decades don't matter as much as you'd think, says Caitlin Constantine.she didn't know that she was graduating high school when he was just starting it. But she says the age difference, however small it is, is good for their relationship."He appreciates my point of view and values my opinion as much as I do his.
And then there’s also the concern about one’s looks.” whenever he made a particularly funny joke, saw something interesting, or really just anytime he felt like it. I could not deal with Sam’s wardrobe, and as much as I know all 42-year-old men don’t dress as badly as he did, I’m still sort of traumatized.Being around him was like reliving all of the most mediocre catch-phrases of 1992. He probably never dressed well anyway, but he somehow stopped updating his look around the time that ribbed turtlenecks and Rocawear cargo jeans were hot, and he’s not the only man of his age that I’ve seen rocking pants that look inspired by the Michael Jordan Jean Collection. When I first met Will, 42, he admitted that he needed a haircut, an admission that wasn’t necessary because it was clear that he did. Last year, I realized that maybe I should start having stricter standards for who I’ll date.You know, require that a man own a home, have a job, stuff like that.