When you reach a point where you think that all the guys your age have nothing to offer you, you may start setting your sights on someone who’s more refined, more sophisticated, and definitely more mature.
It would be a refreshing change from all these man-children who are still running around, not knowing what to do with their lives.
He’s familiar with the mood swings and sudden impulses of twentysomething women.
This means he already has some idea of what to expect from you. He’s had more disappointments and failures in life.
Once he hands that to you as a peace offering, he knows that the odds are in his favor that you’d forgive him. Remember how we started off the list with the fact that most older men are more secure in themselves?
[Read: 11 sure ways to know you’re dating a real gentleman] #3 He knows more about sex.
Older often means wiser, and wiser means he’s got a couple of tricks up his sleeve, right?
He knows he’s more established than some hot young guy who might just catch your eye, so he doesn’t feel the need to be threatened by them.
[Read: 5 giveaways of an emotionally unavailable man] #7 He’s more cultured.
[Read: 9 big issues on a man’s mind when it comes to having sex] #4 He’s more patient with you.