While older-man-younger-woman relationships have been the norm for generations, the reverse is just about getting normalised. Whereas until a few decades ago, these May-December relationships were considered to be outliers in the world of love, now many women are opting to date men younger than themselves. Susan Winter, co-author of the book Older Women, Younger Men: New Options for Love and Romance, says, “Older successful men are used to being in control of a woman, and that doesn’t sit […]
By Alex Rennie
Elite Singles interviews relationship expert Susan Winter on the reality of dating a younger guy in this profile feature.
The idea of an older woman dating a younger guy isn’t exactly a new revelation; it’s a dynamic that’s featured across multiple cultures for centuries gone by. That said, older woman/younger man relationships have become increasingly visible in recent years, though that visibility hasn’t necessarily translated into a shift in societal norms. In search of an expert angle, we spoke to relationship doyen Susan Winter […]