Dating twenty years younger
I also had a lot of friends who couldn't believe how dumb I was — didn't I remember how difficult it was to get a guy to commit at age 24? Of course, I didn't "go through that again," and five years into our relationship, no one really gives a sh*t about how old either of us are.
I felt like I was racking up new life milestones every day, and couldn't imagine relating to anyone younger than me — and so I became fixated on dating older guys, because I thought it was the only way I could find someone who would be mature enough to make me happy.
They have a light-hearted sense of humour and never take themselves too seriously.
The last but not the least is your courtship proficiency.
Good-looking young blokes with gym bodies can afford a fashion faux pas or two, but you cannot.
Expensive clothes and impeccable style will be required for the duration of your courtship, and all the years thereafter.