Dating a woman taller than you
No pun intended, but we all know that “size doesn’t matter”—or at least we’ve been espousing this rhetoric for some time now.
We know that disregarding a potential boyfriend based upon his height is not only a scant judgmental, but quite frankly, ineffective.
“When we made out, he wouldn’t take off his Buffalo high-tops, but I still fancied the pants off of him!
As long as you’re confident, I’m not going to rule you out,” she says.
According to Malcolm Gladwell, as well as being predominately white and male, apparently CEOs are almost all tall. Reddit has a page called r/short where over 20,000 members discuss things like ‘heightism’ and the difficulties of dating as a short guy.
“I want to feel like a dainty woman when I’m with a man,” a coworker says.
Traditional couples where the husband is taller than his wife are not guaranteed success.
What are some of your tips for coping with height differences in relationships?We want guys tall, dark and handsome; big men that’ll make us feel dainty and protected; real men who knock their heads on door frames and ask for fourth helpings of dinner. A recent study found that nearly half the women surveyed would only date men taller than themselves.As if that’s not enough, they are also underrepresented in the business world. While in caveman times I might have needed a hulking monolith of a man to keep me from freezing to death, we live in the era of John Lewis, and I have a really great duvet. It turns out I worried about nothing because the poses our photographer chose for us worked perfectly!And in some of our wedding pictures, you can’t even tell.We all can adapt to these physical differences and learn our partner through time. “We have to overcome our pride for these physical things and be open to what God might have in store for us.