I had a game I liked to play with this younger guy, a hilarious invention of my own called "Is He Dead? What, after all, had he done? A lot of us have found ourselves attracted to somebody younger or older, and have been reluctant to act on it because of some perceived weirdness or taboo. This kind of culling is even easier now that dating sites let us whittle our options down to the year.
The debate on age gap and ideal relationships is a puzzle that many including researchers have tried to unravel. Celebrities in their 40s are marrying lovers half their age and no one bats an eye, but it is not the case in the conservative African setting. For year-old Davis Mugisha, a Kigali business man, when it comes to dating, age is the least important thing on his mind. She says that since her divorce, she has been dating younger men and she usually prefers to look beyond their age. However, for Simon Mugabe who is dating a girl his age, he is conscious of the age gap in relationships. How can I possibly interact with a year-old girl? Mariam Murerwa agrees.
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Skip navigation! Story from Relationships. Corinne Sullivan is the author of Indecent , which follows a young teaching apprentice at an elite boarding school who finds herself in a relationship with a student. Here she writes about the ongoing taboo of older women dating younger men. When it comes to heterosexual relationships, society instils a set of expectations in women from a young age: Women should always be shorter than the male interest.