Other Reddit users noticed divergences between men and women when it comes to showing how they really feel and how to deal with conflict.
One wrote: 'The girls I've dated have actually been significantly quicker to tell me when somethings (sic) wrong. Another said that men were more likely to give up in disagreements, than women - particularly if they're petty.
She says there aren't many single men in her age range there. It doesn't have to be an activity where men are present nor does it have to be a "singles function." In fact, the ratio of single women to single men at "singles functions" is usually unfavorable for women.
To get out and get involved with new people, Betty signed up for a bus trip to attend an opera in a larger city and met a widower on the trip. Meeting a man can happen to an older woman, but it won't happen by staying home all of the time. And the older the group of people, the worse the ratio will be.
Becky, Philadelphia, met a man on an Internet dating site and agreed to meet him at a popular Philadelphia pub. But, because she had been willing to risk meeting someone new, she ended up meeting a potential mate. During an intermission, the lead guitarist circulated among the audience, handing out his card, and invited people to his next gig. He knew my values before we even went out on our first date," said Becky.
This period of courtship is sometimes seen as a precursor to engagement.
One said '[I]n general, sex with women is more varied, tends to last longer and everyone orgasms 5 -10 times', while another added 'Sex with women seems less climax oriented'.
Another added: 'Guys are so much more focused on sex, with women it's much easier to just cuddle but sex feels a little desired'.
Don't worry about meeting a mate, it may not happen. Article provided by Tom Blake, Finding Love After 50 columnist.
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