"Humans are relatively flexible species," Michael R.
Cunningham, Ph D, a psychologist in the department of communications at the University of Louisville, tells Web MD. You can override a lot of biology in pursuit of other goals." Interestingly, Cunningham did an unpublished study of 60 women in their 20s, 30s, and 40s, who were shown pictures of men aged to those decades. We should marry people within two years of our age.
Stepping away from your college bubble also means you are re-entering the “real world,” at least for three months.
But you may be wondering, why do these guys seem so interested in us?
And why don’t they just date someone their own age? Kevin, 23, spells it out:“College girls are often more fun and more exciting than older women, some of who become dull, boring homebodies [after college].
Braving "robbing the cradle" jokes, almost one-third of women between ages 40 and 69 are dating younger men (defined as 10 or more years younger).
According to a recent AARP poll, one-sixth of women in their 50s, in fact, prefer men in their 40s.