If you have a partner you can build and share dreams together.
If you feel scared joining the dating game when you’re over sixty you aren’t alone – many people get nervous, shortly followed by butterflies.
Basic requirements for considering it include significant time between divorce and dating, a strong belief in change, and considerable courage to go back into a potentially stressful relationship.
Don't most ex-spouses fall into the category of childhood sweethearts?
Instead, it is important for older people to define new and authentic modes of intimacy and sexuality, so knowing where to find potential partners is important, and is, interestingly, more accessible than ever before for today’s aging population.
There were more than 40 million Americans over 65 in 2011, according to the U. Administration on Aging, an 18% increase from 2000.
In my mid-fifties, however, I found myself single again, and remained so until well into my sixties. Anyway, I went out with some of them and found that dating when one’s older brings various challenges.