Dating twenty years younger

is to get our seniors online together by offering a great place for seniors citizen and elder crowd to interact with each other, and talk about religion, sports, life, relationships, family, romance, friendship, politics, retirement plans, health, insurance and about anything in mature way.Most online dating sites or adults chat rooms sites seem to be geared towards a younger crowd: twenty- and thirty-somethings looking for fun relationships -- or just looking and talk about nothing.I could not reasonably expect happiness from a union with an individual who has destroyed the mental quiet of more than one young person, by his total disregard for what is due to the weaker by the stronger sex..." Indeed, men of the period seem to have had such a predilection for going astray that the "courtship" section also includes a lengthy epistle entitled "Remonstrance of a young lady against the reckless life of her future husband".

The Victorian precept that a lady "never explains or complains" is followed rigidly.

by the publishing house of Dick & Fitzgerald of New York presents more letter forms for refusing a proposal than it presents for encouraging a suitor!

Near the end of the section there is generally one curt letter of refusal to a marriage proposal."The rules and suggestions for courtship and romance occupy most of the space in Victorian etiquette and letter writing books.

There are usually flowery forms for written proposals from the suitor as well as a plethora of gushing acceptances from the bride-elect.

If he had acquired a taste for high living and the suitable young women were refusing his advances, perhaps he could find a wealthy widow.

At least enough young men had to be trying that route in order to justify the letter manual's inclusion of "Refusal on the grounds that the suitor is much younger than herself".I hope I have said enough to make you ashamed of your conduct..." The young men of 1879 stood between two ways of life in a time of great change in America.They were exposed to temptations unknown to most of their fathers in a society more restrictive than that which their sons would enjoy.When you've already lived a bit and get older, you know what sort of companion completes you.In our senior chatroom we help seniors to find their friends that make their Third Age their best.As to my little fortune, I consider myself merely the trustee for my children....

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