Without Botox or plastic surgery, these women are redefining what it means to be 'old': they will not let their age define them.Not one of them claims to feel like an ‘old person’ and, in their own ways, they are defying expectations of the ageing process.In fact, we’re not sure you could even call it an “announcement” …
"So I said to my father, ‘What do you mean you're taking her out to dinner? " my energetic 30-ish bookkeeper said to me recently as we discussed how she and her sisters were dealing with their 70-something father’s decision to begin dating again.
She went on to say that they were having some difficulty accepting Dad's newly emerging (or perhaps more acknowledged) libido, and said they would be more comfortable thinking about his need for companionship.
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Things have been moving so quickly here at Stitch Central recently that it’s easy to forget that it’s only a little over two months since we announced ourselves to the world.
Charlie Stelle, have been researching the landscape and found that people over 60 represent the most rapidly growing demographic in online dating.
You can read an article about the ongoing study by clicking here.
The article shared some of the interesting lessons we had learned about dating for seniors from a closed trial we had been running in Northern California, and asked people to let us know if they wanted to be involved in a more expanded trial.
The response was overwhelming: 500 registrations in less than 3 days, and over 250 very detailed comments.
Most older adults who are in a relationship are sexual, and like to have sex; not all of course, but a striking majority.
For those who do not have an ongoing relationship, sex appears to be less important.
The youngest of the fashionistas, Sue is American but has lived in Britain for 30 years.