At a mere 10 years younger, perhaps Ritchie was just too old for her.
Besides, these younger men usually have little reason to stray.
Insecurity and infidelity are juicier issues, for sure, but the most common reason older women’s relationships with younger men end is more prosaic. “That’s usually what it comes down to.” The most common disagreements arise when the younger man wants a child, and the older woman is done having children, can no longer do so or is simply committed to her child-free lifestyle.
Yet women shouldn’t assume that all younger men will eventually want children. Despite the prevalence of the cougar trend, older women shouldn’t expect society to treat their relationships with younger men as “normal.” They will likely field their share of raised eyebrows from friends and family members.
But with a little self awareness and a lot of communication, anything can be figured out.
But not every cougar (a hot woman several years older than you) is Mrs.