Tall girls dating short men dating a former prisoner
I’ve had some of my female readers complain that the term neediness makes it sound like I’m framing women as weak, fragile, insecure creatures that just cling to men (and stress them out). I think women bring a tremendous strength and power to the table in relationships…when they have access to it and are free of their own fears. Those fears are greater now more than ever really since there’s an entire industry devoted to making sure men and women are wrought with insecurities so they buy products (sowing in and agitating tiny insecurities is the bread and butter of the marketing world).
OK, now I want to step back because I can imagine that my points may have enraged certain readers, who are ready to comment with things like, “Why should we have to reward his dumb ass for not lying?
Dating isn’t always easy for short guys and tall girls. Society tells guys to feel protective and girls protected.
Plus, kissing someone too tall or short can be awkward and walking down the street might elicit stares.
“He would never specifically tell me,” she says, “but he would always make snide comments.” Now Caitlin only dates guys who are taller than she is. My female friend Morgan, who is 6-foot, has had similar experiences.
“I have definitely met guys who are dicks because they’re insecure about their height.