The Disadvantages of Dating Older Men. Wise There is no substitution for experience, and your old geezer has had many more years to accumulate and learn from them. Depending on which text editor you're pasting into, you might have to add the italics to the site name. Follow Thought Catalog. By subscribing, you agree to the terms of our Privacy Statement. It takes an individual who has an open mind and old age can get you stuck in a belief system that is completely flawed. My father was a businessman who ran a successful chiropractor practice.
Depending on the age gap between you and him, his children might even be grown up.
The Pros And Cons Of Dating An Older Man
If the difference in ages between you and your man leaves you with few shared interests, it may be difficult for you to decide upon activities that you both enjoy, leading to a strained relationship. A wise man is the man who knows he knows nothing. Controlling A man who pays the bills also feels they are owed something. An older man can teach you about life and love, giving a vision into your own not-so-far-off future. This may mean that you eventually have to take care of him. When I would go away on trips and had my guy take care of my apartment, I always came home to flowers on the table, chocolate or homemade gifts.