Percentage young women dating older men

With me they got great cooking, a settled home, and a bonding of souls who had so many common interests," not the least of which was rock and roll.Whether this kind of romance leads to a happy marriage, of course, may depend on luck or destiny.In later years she covered major political events and the lives of celebrities, interviewing more than 1,500 in 30 years, including favorites Gene Kelly, Cher, and writer and producer Paddy Chayefsky.

And 14 percent of women age 50 to 59 say they prefer dating men in their 40s or younger."Most of them weren't intimidated by my career or independence," says Stanton."They kept me informed and hip, so that my writing stayed fresh and current.Here’s a chart showing a reply for different age pairings when she starts the conversation (on the left) and when he starts the conversation (on the right).Women, notably, are most likely to reply to suitors of their same age.