Woman B: I rented a flat in the backyard of his then-girlfriend. But I knew he was probably 10 years older than me and that was a little bit of the attraction, because I thought that he would be older and more settled with none of the bullshit that you have in your 20s. Woman A: I was working in retail at the time, and he was a customer. He looks younger than he is and is in very good shape. I've had crushes and done the odd online date, but I'd never dated seriously before. We started dating and it developed into a relationship shortly after. Woman D: We met initially at a mutual friend's house. Selecting a much younger partner increased the odds of him finding such a person. He has had three other serious relationships and they were all age-appropriate.
[…] Editor’s note: Emmanuel Macron is a favorite to win the French presidential election this Sunday, but he’s making headlines for more than his political success.These relationships were something you hid – it was barely past the ‘Mrs Robinson’ era – the movie The Graduate was released in 1967. By Fiona Ellis The Irish Sun interviews relationship expert Susan Winter for “YOUNG AT HEART Let’s hear it for the toyboys!Age is just a number so let female celebs like Eva Mendes and Cheryl have their fun.” AGE is just a number, as the saying goes.But it seems to only apply to men when it comes to relationships.She divorced her first husband and married Macron 14 years later.The unusual relationship and age gap isn’t making waves in France, but it’s getting a lot of attention in other […] CBS Radio WILS interviews Susan Winter on French president Emmanuel Macron’s age-gap love with his wife, 24 years his senior.And Julianne Moore married Bart Freundl, 9 years her junior.They’re still married and have been together for 17 years. In Australia, since 1974, there has been a steady increase in first marriages between older women and younger men, and 23 percent more women are now in relationships with someone more than 10 years younger than them.(The Irish Sun asks relationship expert Susan Winter to explain the alllure of toyboys for female celebs like Eva Mendes and For eons now fellas have […] Tags: age-gap love, cougars, couples, dating advice, Eva Mendes, Fiona Ellis, interview, Kate Beckinsale, love, marriage, Matt Rife, Older Women, partner selection, relationship expert, relationships, Susan Winter, The Irish Sun, Younger men BY LIZZIE CROCKER The Daily Beast interviews Susan Winter on the long history of the Cougar; why we desire and revile the older woman.The older woman: That 39-year-old Emmanuel Macron’s relationship with his 64-year-old wife Brigitte proved so titillating for the tabloids shows how conflicted society remains about older women.