Or if you just want to try dating a younger man, but aren't looking for the long-term, what the heck—enjoy a fling! I've had clients insist they want to date a man much younger.
This narrows your options dramatically and can prevent you from finding a good match.
It is also important to remember that there will be disadvantages too.
Sure, society has its ways to categorize ages and put rules around who should have a relationship with who, but these rules mean nothing when loves come in.
First of all, old and young are two words that mean different things to different people.
For example, if you ask a teenager what is old for him, they will tell you 35.
Mature women reach various points in their lives where they want to settle.
From careers to marriage, they prefer a predictable lifestyle after many years of wondering, hoping, and wishing for this thing and that one.