In fact, a Boston Globe report went a step further to chart Clooney’s age difference history with previous girlfriends, the average being 9.73 years.
What about Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, who were 16 years apart when they were married?
It’s likely that he owns his own home, if he had children they are grown up and have flown the nest, so there’s no worry him having to manage his time between households.
Perhaps the truth is not that older men slow down, Once you reach a certain age then the luxury of time becomes available to you in new ways.
When women age they tend to keep all the trappings of their former younger self.
An active friendship circle, interests, hobbies, and close family ties all keep her busy.
Mature women, like most women, want a few simple things to be a ‘given’ in a new relationship.
Luckily, when you’re dating an older man, the chances of all three of these boxes being ticked are substantially higher when you’re dating a 65-year-old compared to a 45-year old.