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But this was the first time it occurred in person and with such aggression.Two years earlier, my relationship of nearly a decade ended.Such mansplaining is one of the many reasons I don't want to date significantly older men.While sexism knows no age barrier, in my experience, the older men I've met are far less likely to treat me as an equal.I specified that I would date men in their early thirties to early forties - “no exceptions", I wrote.A few men didn't listen, but I managed to weed out most of them.
After we left, my friend warned me I shouldn't have done that.
Dating much younger women seems to stem from these men's unhealthy and unrealistic obsession with youth – perhaps a way to stave off fears of their own mortality.
In fact, such a lopsided romance is my origin story.
I was considered too old for men my age, but not for those with 15 years or more on me.
As Ok Cupid founder Christian Rudder has said, this is quite common.