The users of the secret-sharing app, Whisper, have revealed their own experiences of being a cougar; recounting both the threat - or reality - of being dumped, and the joys of feeling sexy and 'in control'.'My cub left me...
I feel so Demi Moore,' a woman posted, in reference to Ms Moore's doomed relationship with fellow actor Ashton Kutcher, who was 15 years her junior when their eight-year relationship crumbled in 2011.
Sorry if that offends all you 22-year-olds out there, but you’ve got a ways to go before you’re as interesting as you think you are.
This one’s not on Franklin’s list — what with women not even close to having the right to vote in the mid-1700s — but we live in somewhat more enlightened times.
Ben points out that older women are more “prudent and discreet,” which is a hard argument to counter.
If you’re just in it for the sex, the good news is that she’s probably less emotionally invested in the whole thing than you are, so you don’t have to worry about the gossip machine.
Well, a lot has changed in the roughly 270 years since our favorite kite-flying Founding Father wrote his letter, but some of his points are still relevant today, and the rest are… So for this list, we’re going to look at Ben’s advice and just for the hell of it, throw in a few of our own.
Now before you go jumping down my throat, this one’s on Ben.
He claims that older women have to be nicer and more generous to maintain any type of influence over men. You should definitely pick up the check more often than not, but hey, she probably makes more money than you, so why not let her foot the bill for dinner every once in a while? A woman of experience won’t tolerate your goofy-ass shenanigans.
Me and my boyfriend are 15 years apart and love each other very much!
We have been together for almost a year and dispute how hard things were in the beginning we made it through!
BUT, since you asked, that could mean a number of things.