Dating a man 15 years older
” whispers my friend, incredulously, as my 60-year-old partner leaves the table go to the loo. ” I’m in my 30s and was sick of bad boys - we decided to try and make it work.
I know they desperately want grandchildren and are secretly praying for me to change my mind.
The harsh reality is, because he’s 29 years older than me, I’m probably destined to spend a large chunk of my future without my love.
Presuming we both live a healthy lifespan, I’ll be in my 50s or 60s when he goes.
Right now though, all I can say is that it’s true love – and I’m willing to take the rough with the smooth.
Ideally I’d have fallen for a man in his 30s, but I didn't.