We have all heard about how easy it is for a man to start dating in his fifties and how there are plenty of women to choose from. Early 30’s and never been married – these women must have “daddy issues”.Their desire to be with men 15-20 years their senior means they are looking for someone to take care of them both financially and personally.(Yes, this is the one that offended my friend so much.While it appears to have been removed by the publisher, perhaps because of the number of complaints, a cached version is here.) The truth is, neither men nor women want to settle for less than what they want—and Hong Kong men and Hong Kong women seem to want different things.
Now I think the Palladium collection at Tiffany's is not only classic, but reasonably priced.As women choose to marry later, or not at all, they're reshaping what it means to be married in the United States, Rebecca Traister argues in her new book, "All the Single Ladies." (Vintage Images / Getty) It is a challenge to exult in being a single woman of a certain age.While other people's marriages seem to come in multiples, and their grandchildren proliferate, our lives are different. We have been divorced for 2 years and although it saddens me that my family has been broken apart, I am happy that my ex and I have have managed to be civil enough to make it okay for the kids.Here is what I have found: For single men the options are plentiful. It seems that the breakdown of available women fall into the following categories: 1. "What woman wakes up when they're 43 and suddenly decides they want to have kids and a family? The fiancée had spent almost 20 years single in Manhattan. As if the cosmos wanted to illustrate my point, the very next week I had brunch with a girl friend named Kristin who was worried about her dating prospects.