Dating a younger men
She told Ryan I had a boyfriend in the Mafia who would kill him. We saw each other for about a month, but ultimately I felt so guilty and shame-ridden that I broke it off.(These 6 signs may mean it's time to break up with a friend.) But the experience of dating a younger man had changed me.
His mother cut him off from the family and sought to erode my professional reputation.
It was 1991, and the bride was a client turned friend.
I was 36 at the time, hosting a show on the Financial News Network (now CNBC).
And since it’s likely he’s in a different stage of his life (just beginning to establish his career, getting to know himself, and possibly not yet ready to make a long-term commitment) and you’re beyond that point, it can be a dealbreaker for a potential relationship.
Ultimately, in this scenario, being younger impacts his values.