A few weeks later, ' June 16th Vows column featured the wedding of Christopher Cox, 32, the grandson of Richard Nixon and former campaign aid to John Mc Cain, to Andrea Catsimatidis, whom he met when she was a senior at an Upper East Side high school. This squeamishness is understandable: Hutchison is nearly old enough to be Stodden's grandfather. Of course, men have paired up with younger women -- often much younger women -- for all of human history. Marriage aside, the 2002 National Survey of Family Growth, conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics, found that a significant number of girls lose their virginity to older partners.Some 16 percent of girls had sex with male partners who were 4-6 years older and 11 percent had partners that were 7 or more years older. The ageless notion of dating older males is something that younger women have done forever.They have an equal contribution in developing a relationship and guiding it the direction most suitable.If you don’t make it an issue, chances are it won’t be.If you really like her, just go with the flow and be yourself, regardless of whether “yourself” is a silly, dorky, immature 57-year old or a wise and mature 24."When you start stretching decades and you're talking about young girls, under 19 or so, it's probably problematic," said Dr.Lee Cohen, a child and adolescent psychiatrist who is based in New York.
To read such material now is completely laughable, but there was a time when it was insisted that the youthful wife was dutiful in cooking, cleaning and covering her more mature husband in cotton wool( not too tightly) and ensuring that his life is completely trouble free.
"It's probably not healthy, or not the most 'normal' relationship.
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