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Maybe that’s what you think when you see me and my husband walking together, holding hands, and at school events. Being married to someone that’s a decade plus older subjects me to a lot of these stereotypical judgments and assumptions.Marriages with large age gaps are associated with gloomy statistics that almost guarantee you’ll end up in divorce.
I think the main reason age didn’t bother either of us is because even though we were in different decades, we weren’t in various stages of life.
When you see a younger woman with an older man, do you have stereotypical thoughts running through your head?
Maybe you think he has a fat wallet and is providing for her because she couldn’t do it for herself, or maybe you think she has daddy issues and needs someone to fill that void.
Now our May-December romance turned into what everyone thought was a shotgun wedding, and then we got some serious questions, slanted looks, and not so friendly responses.
At this point, his family and close friends were starting to get concerned, and, of course, thought I was pregnant.