By Amanda Chatel. The song, performed by The Four Aces on the soundtrack, has remained a favourite of crooners, from Sinatra to Barry Manilow. Retrieved 7 May The "never date anyone under half your age plus seven" rule is a rule of thumb sometimes used to prejudge whether an age difference is socially acceptable. In extreme cases, a person who marries into an extremely wealthy family can be labelled a gold diggerespecially in cases where the wealthy partner is of extreme age or poor health; this term often describes women but can be applied to any gender. Support free-thinking journalism and subscribe to Independent Minds.
How Big of an Age Gap Is Too Big in Relationships?
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4 Things to Consider When Dating With an Age Difference
Buss attributed the male preference for younger females to certain youthful cues. And His Majesty Cupid, is as follows: In reverse, the terms rhinotrout and manther a play on the panther term for women are generally used to label an older man pursuing younger women, and the younger woman in such a relationship may be called a kitten or panther.