Is that okay? John Rentoul. By this standard, 14 is the minimum dating age. Flag comment Cancel. In some countries this may not be legally possible; if so: Lib Dems.
Cross-culturally, research has consistently supported the trend in which males prefer to mate with younger females, and females with older males.
Remarkably, this 20th-century classic, whose melody was composed by Harold Arlen, was almost cut from the film The Wizard of Oz, because MGM were worried that the opening Kansas sequence was too long. It has been found that married women are less likely to be partnered with a younger male compared to non-married women  in comparison to more recent findings, which provides evidence to suggest that previously married women are more likely to engage in an age-hypogamous sexual relationship compared to women who are married or who have never been married. Enter your email address Continue Continue Please enter an email address Email address is invalid Fill out this field Email address is invalid Email already exists. In contrast to above, in short-term mating, females will tend to favour males that demonstrate physical attractiveness, as this displays cues of 'good genes'. Author AnonMoos Other versions File: Evolutionary Psychology. If the same 40 year old guy suddenly asked her out, she might change her tune about him rather quickly.