Start Dating someone 15 years younger

Dating someone 15 years younger

This phenomenon is colloquially called "gold digging" when it involves a strictly mercenary attitude about money.

Other historical examples include John Rolfe and Pocahontas, and Laura Ingalls Wilder and Almanzo Wilder (both ten-year differences) in America; William Shakespeare and Anne Hathaway (eight-year difference) in England; and Mohammed, the prophet of Islam, was 15 years younger than his first wife Khadija.

They may seek the sexual vigor of the young, which partners of their own age group may no longer possess.

Younger partners, on the other hand, may be seeking a parent figure, or just somebody to provide life guidance.

Many arranged marriages have been age-disparate, with the husband being much older than the wife.

Mail-order brides have been frequently younger than their husbands.

Widely-varying age of consent laws have been passed to deter adults from entering sexual relationships with underage minors.

There is also the issue of whether all age-disparate relationships fall under the definition of paraphilia.

Certainly, anyone deliberately looking for a mate to breed with must pick someone of an age of likely fertility.