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So,,,, I've met this lovely man

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bigwuss Wed 01-Oct-08 18:38:23

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2fedup Wed 01-Oct-08 18:48:24

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zippitippitoes Wed 01-Oct-08 18:49:49

enjoy yourself...see what happens it is early days yet

11 years isnt that much of a gap my exp was 11 years younger than me

citylover Wed 01-Oct-08 19:20:32

I have arranged to meet a guy who is 15 years younger than me. That was about my cut off point tbh

I haven't really taken him seriously due to his age (not sure why) but he seems quite keen.

He doesn't seem bothered by my age so why should I? Tho I did say to him surely there are lots of lovely girls where he lives?

Let's just see how it goes.

Last guy I saw (and also an exbf from years ago) was 6 years younger - it didn't seem to bother him then or more recently.

Good luck

abouteve Wed 01-Oct-08 19:25:07

I've had relationships with a few younger men in recent years. They were short term. I would prefer someone round about my own age TBH.

If he knows how old you are then it doesn't bother him. Give it a go.

bigwuss Wed 01-Oct-08 19:59:17

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Winetimeisfinetime Wed 01-Oct-08 20:09:44

There is a similar age difference between a my dh and me and we met at work too. We had quite a few other obstacles to overcome but we made it and have now been married for 15 years with a ds.

I think it is more important that you have similar outlooks and goals and if you have then the age gap won't be an issue.

zippitippitoes Wed 01-Oct-08 20:11:15

my bf is 20 years younger than me well he just had a birthday so he is now 32 and i am 51 we have plenty in common

Kally Wed 01-Oct-08 21:51:26

I'm 51 and he's 40... been together 18 months... no problem with any aspect of the age thing, not physical or energy wise... infact I sometimes think he's older than me the way he does things.

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