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Ask A Cougar: Why do Younger Men Like Older Women?

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I got an email from an anonymous cougar who wonders why younger men like older women. She’s had a relationship with a young man and described it as torture, always worried if he’s comparing you to younger women.

Well, I got news for you. He’s already compared you with girls his age. They came up silly, slutty, and boring. You came up intriguing, sexy, and exciting. He went with you. That’s not my opinion. I interviewed my cub, Michael, because, I too have often wondered about this.

Here’s how the conversation went:

Pamela: You’re 28. Why are you attracted to older women?

Michael: Women in their twenties are a) quite boring, b) quite unintelligent, c) only wanting to settle down into some kind of marriage situation, and d) really not bringing much to the table.

Pamela [clearing her throat as she attempts to recover from his pointed analysis]: Top three things that appeal to you about older women?

Michael: Sexually, they know specifically what they want. That helps a younger cub who is not necessarily inexperienced but may lack direction and confidence in terms of how to please a woman. A younger woman in her twenties probably doesn’t know herself or what she likes so wouldn’t be able to communicate it.

Pamela: Why is this sexual confidence so much more attractive?

Michael: It makes for a better, more fulfilling sexual experience.

Pamela: Anything else you like about older women?

Michael: In theory, a cougar is more self-sufficient and they’ll pay for things. A girl in her twenties probably is a student or in transition. It’s not as much fun. You’re limited to what you can do socially and travel-wise.

Third thing I’d say that is appealing about older women is that they’re more sexual. They’re willing to explore more and know what buttons to push to challenge the cub to a higher level of performance.

Pamela: I think you already mentioned sex. It's mostly about sex for you then?

Michael: It’s not just sexual. The summation of the appeal of cougars is they know exactly what they want and they communicate that.

Pamela: Any downside?

Michael: Gray hair. Kidding.

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I am 22. I am currently dating a 36 yo woman. She is beautiful with a voluptuous body. Shes very intuitive and caring. She has two kids, a seven year old son and a three year old daughter. She's also five months pregnant with my son. We have been together for about two year, and we are living the life. Before she was with me she went through a lot. Her father was never there for her and her mother raised her incorrectly. She's been misused by many men and because of her ill teachings she thought it was ok. She thought she brought it upon herself because she was promiscuous. Not to long before she met me she let a guy and a few of his friends over her place. They played a "game" called Baby Roulette, where each took turns on her and left her pregnant not knowing whose the father of her daughter. Her son who woke up from the sound of laughing men, saw her and she told him to leave and continued giving one of the men oral. When her asked what she was doing the men said givin you a brother or sister. He then asked if one of them was going to be their dad. All of them laughed and said no and her son left. About a year later that's were I came in. I treated her like a queen and slowly she became one, although she slipped up few times i never gave up on her. I love her and plan to be with her forever. I always beat myself over the things I can't get for her due to my finances but she always calls me her hero anyway. Once I graduate, I'll be sure to give her the world. Step one I've cleaned out my savings and I am gonna buy her an engagement ring I have a $12k budget so that should suffice for now until I get into a real career. I just look forward to spending the rest of my life with this lovely woman!

December 7, 2014 - 10:07pm
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Anonymous (reply to Anonymous)

I think u r a lvoely and mature guy..she is very lucky. Yes, u re a hero. I am in my 50s and have a38 yr old hero too..he is beautiful. Good luck. I can't believe how mature u are!..well done

February 2, 2016 - 3:05am
EmpowHER Guest

When I was 18, I dated a woman who was 32. She didn't mind just hanging out as opposed to going out. She might have been a bit immature for her age at the time though. Definitely not immature in bed though, like a lot of younger women are. Also one thing I like about older women is that they actually look like women. Young women still have that young girl look to them. I like womanly bodies and womanly faces. It's weird when she has a womanly body but the face of a 16 year old.

November 26, 2014 - 9:47am
EmpowHER Guest

I met a person 32 years old (man)and I am 50 years old (women), I feel I am going to love him. Since I met him I feel joy and happiness in my heart. although he is living in other country and we are speaking on Skype and he wants me to go to see him and live in his country.

I feel so good and I fee I am alive. Just I wonder is it OK to do it but the only thing I am afraid to love him so much and he get married with some one else. But the feeling I have is amazing.

November 11, 2014 - 10:48pm
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I wonder why many think at 22 that I should rather be running around seeking fun. Well, maybe I'm a bit weird but it's a kind of comfort finding one almost my age who thinks the same way i do. Only crazy thing about mine is that she will be 50 her next b'day. We are not just in love but do hold similar views, philosophy, beliefs and ideas about life. Sure there are the storms and the fact that we are swimming against the tide of societal norm but we are determined, dedicated to make it happen. She thinks i am an old soul and i think she is a sweet to a fault angel. Sometimes it really do seem i am the older one cause she admits to having learnt a bit more about life from me. Lol. Plus we both strongly believe in God. Strange? Well, like you said, i'm done seeking fun and playing games. I want fulfilment, happiness and love and i am getting it in a much older lover!

July 28, 2014 - 6:27am
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I'm 21 just turned 21 I just got out of a 3 year realationship with this girl she turns 30 on July 9th we got tougher when I was just starting to turn 18 she has 2 kids her son is 9 and she has a little girl that is 3 her birthday is march 8th and mine is march 4th her son thinks the world of me and loves me tells me he loves me we have a huge bond tougher like no other and for the little girl I'm all she knows as daddy she calls me daddy says yes sir to me she tells me everynight everyday that she loves me I would take the kids to the park everyday after I got off and got home and spend time with them everday even after work anyway for the kids I'm all they no as daddy i love them like they was my own kids and i think the way i got so attached is cause i found out i couldn't have kids but anyway we got Ingaged and was going to get married I no she loved me and we both loved each other but I tried to get her to settle down and stop partying and clubbing and all that but we didnt like to do the same things as each other i like to hunt fish be outside anything with me being outside and all she wanted to do come home stay in the house or go clubbing or drinking with her friends its not that we didn't love each other we just didnt think the same or nothing dont like to do the same hobies or anything but what I'm trying to say is that I've done have done all my partying and getting arrested and all that I've been sober and clean for almost 2 in a half years like I said im done partying but she wasn't so that goes to show that older women do know what they want and its no where near all about the sexual realationship because I'm 21 I'm ready to settle down with a woman that's at least in her 30's or so I prefer a women that is around 34/35 that knows what's she wants and is not out to just partying and get drunk all the time there's more to life than that an older women is ready to settle down and really love and be happy and live her life on the other hand not trying to say nothing mean or bad about you young women but yall are still horney and running wild they don't know what they want and is no where near ready to settle down and get married and having a happy family

June 10, 2014 - 1:27am
EmpowHER Guest

I'm 46 and my boyfriend of over a year is 31. At first I felt like I was doing something wrong but now it just seems so normal. More so than with men close to my age and older. He is dark haired with olive skin so has an older look. I happen to look like I'm in my 30's as people have told me. Our looks compliment each other very well. But the important thing is that we like a lot of the same things and have grown very close. He is my best friend. I can't picture my life without him. Age is a number. Most of our friends approve of the relationship. The few that don't are not happy with their love lives so it's easy to be jealous when you see others happy.

August 8, 2013 - 8:51pm
EmpowHER Guest

i'm 22 years old and my girlfriend is 53. We are both broke, we both love the same music, and we go out on dates everyday to our favorite places. The only anti aging thing she's ever done is dye her hair. She's patient, sweet, gentle, nurturing, funny, and a sexual beast (for several months we've made love about 6 times a week)! But, we didn't dive into sex right away. We took time to get to know each other, and really fall in love. It made the sexual part of our relationship a very special thing. I met her when I was 19, and I love her so much, I couldn't go through life without her. It's not about having money, or looking younger. She's my best friend.

November 22, 2012 - 12:08am
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Anonymous (reply to Anonymous)

wahao, u r mature..lucky her!..i too have amature younger man..i can't believe how mature some of u are..when i was young..gys your age were not that mature..must be a modern thing?..enjoy ur life with her ;)

February 2, 2016 - 3:10am
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Anonymous (reply to Anonymous)

you live in happiness

June 14, 2014 - 3:25am
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