Old men dating younger women jokes
Religion: Prince Olagunju Soji Robert, Chairman, CEO, Lumen Christi Television Network , Lekki, Lagos; a marriage expert and an armour bearer in Catholic faith opined that “According to biblical injunction is in affirmation to no age difference in a well consecrated marriage.When asked to react however, Valerie says the strongest critics of her relationship are members of the parish where both she and her fiancé worship.
Besides, he can afford to pay for any treatment when we are ready to give birth”.They would come up with all sorts of old wives tales just to discourage any form of relationship.This is the view of the former vice-chancellor of a national university who prefers not to be named and who has been married to his older wife, also a professor, for close to fifty years.But in the past only rich, famous or powerful women were able to do so and survive the condemnation from society.While this might have worked in the western world, it took a whole lot of time before the average family in Nigeria would willingly allow a son of the house bring home an older girl as his date, he would not even have the guts to broach the idea of marrying her to his family.Although the western world has stopped making much disparity on the older woman-younger man relationship, this has still been a big deal in the Nigerian and African society.
Common relationship pattern Braving “rubbing the cradle” jokes, almost one-third of women between ages 40 and 69 are dating younger men.
And then you learn that the same year you graduated from the university, he was wrapping up his final year in secondary school.
At some point in the not so distant past, a man in a relationship with an older woman, regardless of the age difference was almost seen to be a taboo in the African society.
Besides, ladies now take care of themselves so much that it might be difficult to tell the age”.
Cultural beliefs A lot of people would say it is against the Nigerian/ African tradition and cultural beliefs for any man to be in a relationship where the woman is older even if it is just a year or two years difference age-wise.
“A 50-year-old man’s idea of what’s hot is roughly the same as a college kid’s.” Is it wrong to say that after the initial shock, we’re kind of not really that shocked at all?