Rule of dating age
Meaning that it's the youngest a MAN can go without people wondering about him (I know there are lots of exceptions!!
Example: A 80 year old women may date a man of anywhere from 47 years to 146 years old. From what Ive read in historical fiction it seems as if it was once more socially acceptable to date/marry younger women then you can in 21st Century America. And when you stare too long into the abyss, the abyss stares back into you." Frederick Nietzsche I call the "1/2 your age 7" rule the "socially correct rule", or something like that.
According to internet lore, there's a mathematical equation that governs the lower bound for the socially acceptable age of a potential dating partner: half your age plus 7, or, in mathematical terms, if x is your age then the lower bound is f(x) = x/2 7. if you're 20, then the minimum socially acceptable age for a date is 17.
But it was The Ragbag who pointed out that this rule has a duality: for the date to be socially acceptable, the rule must be adhered to by your date as well.
__________________ -- "Whomever goes to fight monsters should take care not to become a monster himself.
With summer now in full swing (in the northern hemisphere, at least), romance is undoubtedly in the air.Read on to find out our conclusions on a variety of topics in the realm of dating.When is it acceptable to follow someone you’re “seeing” on social media? There’s no simple answer, particularly because you might have already been following someone before you started seeing them.However, although courtship patterns change and vary across cultures, there is quite a conservative pattern for dating and courtship among Latter-day Saints in Western nations.It is expected that LDS youth will not begin dating until the age of sixteen.