Don't get me wrong; my dad still plays a huge role in my life, and I can't imagine much outside of impending senility will change that.
But there's a difference between playing a role and codependence.
The company used its data for this analysis earlier this year: "Internationally, the male partner is on average 2.40 years older than the female.
In 67% of relationships, the male is older than the female, compared to 20% where the female is older and 13% where the partners are the same age."Celebrity couples with large age gaps: Actor Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively arrive at a State Dinner in honor of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the White House in Washington on March 10, 2016.
(Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/Film Magic)INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 07: Actress Nikki Reed (L) and Ian Somerhalder arrive at WE Day California 2016 at The Forum on April 7, 2016 in Inglewood, California.
(Photo by Emma Mc Intyre/Getty Images)CULVER CITY, CA - JANUARY 09: Amber Heard and Johnny Depp attend The Art of Elysium 2016 HEAVEN Gala presented by Vivienne Westwood & Andreas Kronthaler at 3LABS on January 9, 2016 in Culver City, California.
One is, “Well, it a good movie.” Two is, “God, people already forgot about The Fugees, huh? ” If your answer is either two or three, then we're on the same page.
For example, generally, you try to avoid people with two first names or those who abbreviate the word probably as “probs.” But you never know; that one awful abbreviator could be your soulmate.
So, I'm proposing this "8-year rule" in dating as an absolute.
(Photo by C Flanigan/Getty Images)HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 08: Sam Taylor-Wood (L) and Aaron Taylor-Johnson arrive at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Godzilla' held at Dolby Theatre on May 8, 2014 in Hollywood, California.
(Photo by Michael Tran/Film Magic)BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 25: Model Camila Alves and actor Matthew Mc Conaughey arrive at the 3rd Annual unite4:humanity at Montage Hotel on February 25, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.
Research from Emory University shows the bigger the age gap in a marriage ... Now, at first that might sound like it makes sense.