He introduced himself and inquired about what we did for a living.When I told him I was a writer, he became intrigued.Amanda Chatel Amanda is a writer who divides her time between NYC and Paris.She's a regular contributor to Bustle, Glamour, Mic, and Livingly.Basically, I mean dating someone who is significantly older and in a completely different place in life than you are.We all know that age doesn’t always make someone who they are.
You know, a meal that doesn’t come out of delivery box. All that confidence that comes with age means your older guy can totally win over your parents. While a younger guy is still pinning his hopes on dating a supermodel, an older guy is over it.
“I don't think it's your writing he's interested in,” she said.
I thought back to the white-haired gentleman at the bar who was easily old enough to be my father and shook my head. Over the next couple of weeks, Bob sent me several samples of his writing without a trace of any innuendo or flirtation.
I met Bob at a restaurant on a summer afternoon in 2014.
I was enjoying a glass of white wine and sharing an entree with a good friend when he sat down next to us at the bar.