ever date a girl who is two years younger than you? And how would you feel if
she started to talk to you suddenly? Would she have to be extremely pretty for
you to consider dating her?
His Answer: “It
depends on the girl. I think that it’s more important that we have something in
common and it’s more likely that we’re going to have that connection if we’re
the same age. Honestly, it would be weird say if a random girl started talking
to me in the hallway, but it is weird to not talk to someone just because
they’re younger than you. My parents are 2 years apart, and although that’s a
huge difference for a teenager it’s not such a big deal for them. And I would
want my girlfriend to be pretty no matter what her age is. It’s not like ‘I
wouldn’t normally date you because you’re younger than me, but because you’re
pretty you get extra bonus points.’ No, that’s really lame, and really
superficial.” –Michael K., 16
Although age is a factor, it’s not because guys think that it’s not “cool,” but
because you’re less likely to have something in common. I mean, think about how
much you have changed in the past two years. It’s more important that you are
Your Move: Are
you both in middle or high school together? Proceed with caution. You’re likely
to have similar interests. Is he in high school and you’re in middle school?
Step away. Those are two different worlds, making it very hard to relate to him.
The same interests are important, but so is the same level of maturity.
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BY HANNAH HICKLEN ON 3/1/2013 12:00:00 AM
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