Dating taller women
The first question most strangers ask me is "How tall are you? In one survey, about half of collegiate men required their date to be shorter, while a monstrous nine of every ten women said they would only date a taller man.
" If I'm feeling charitable, I answer honestly: "6-foot-2." They often follow-up with, "Do you ever date shorter men? And online, it's even more brutal: Women can calculate how tall they are in their highest heels, add a few inches for good measure, and then filter out men who fall below that sum.
As a woman, I can tell you that this doesn’t have to be the case! And in fact, a lot of taller women actually to date shorter men.
The truth is that this myth — that taller women won’t date short guys — is more fiction than fact. [pro_ad_display_adzone id=”1285″] There are examples of taller women dating shorter men all over the place: Tom Cruise (5’7”) with Nicole Kidman (5’11”)… A woman who’s with a shorter man doesn’t need to wear heels everywhere…and as an added bonus, she’ll be close to eye level with you when you go in for the kiss.
A guy who can look at all those statistics and societal pressures and say "eff that" is less likely to be threatened by other ways that you buck gender stereotypes — for example, instead of feeling weird about you getting a raise or showing off your superior sports knowledge, he’ll celebrate the fact that he’s with someone who doesn’t make herself smaller to accommodate others.2. guys from 20 to 29 years of age are under 5-foot-10, the average male height, while only about 20 percent of guys exceed the 6-foot mark.That isn’t necessarily in and of itself a good thing (cough, gender wage gap, cough), it does suggest that short men are doing more to support their partners in terms of both housework finances.7. Finally, the paper showed that while divorce rates for tall and average-height men were comparable, they were 32 percent lower for short men.Maybe short men’s partners are enjoying sharing the housework, financial support, and willingness to flout stereotypes in favor of a strong relationship. [pro_ad_display_adzone id=”1285″] It’s easy to think that if you’re lacking in one area, you can make up for it by emphasizing your strong points. For example, you could take her to a bar where the lighting is dim… A few months later, he came clean: he had learned this “mind trick” from one of his mentors…And because of this, many guys who are worried about their height try to make up for it in flashiness and bravado. It’s all about recognizing the signs she’s into you…and once you see them, you can focus on the girls who are know she wants you…and that makes it incredibly easy to get her number…or even take her home that same night.