"It feels like it wasn't that long ago." When Leah, a national of Singapore, first got to know Travis, who was 10 years her junior, she was attracted to him, but "I tried to tell myself it wouldn't work because of the age difference.
I fought those affections like crazy." But as an undeniable connection formed, Leah finally made a bold request: "I told the Lord, unless I hear Travis say, 'The Lord has laid it on my heart that you are to be my wife,' I will not move forward." The night before the two gave a group presentation together, they met to pray.
Figuring out the high range of 46 requires knowing the math of a 46 year old.
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After spending a few days trying to adjust to the fact that the handsome co-leader of my small group was seven years my junior, I had just realized that he was actually eight years younger!
A question I receive often is, "How did you make the decision to date and marry a younger guy?
Fortunately, the very question of what is considered too young-or old-has been pondered by the French, who developed a useful formula called "Half Your Age Plus Seven?
Or is there more to it, something that defies logic at a glance, yet works so well for the couple?Not everyone will agree with the results of this formula, but it does provide a good starting point, as it keeps younger, less mature people together while giving more of a range for older adults.If you are dating outside of the range of this formula, you are more likely to have your relationship questioned by friends and family, and you may find it more difficult for the relationship to be successful. Some of the reasons an older man may be attracted to a younger woman include: Younger older relationships can work, but you must be honest with yourself and with your partner.Which means that my ideal mate was born sometime in February of 1982.Previously, we’ve written about the “Dating Age Range Formula” – more wives’ tale than scientific theory.To find out what the youngest age you should date is, take your current age, divide it by 2, and add 7. This seems perfectly reasonable, and I was pretty excited to compare this age to celebrity crushes.