Dating before age 16

Dating before age 16

And then, three months on, she did something completely unexpected and out of character: she started sleeping with other men.

Like many newly divorced women I've spoken to, it wasn't that she'd developed a voracious appetite for dating, but that in doing so she found an effective distraction from the pain of divorce.

In short, our generation is more prepared to approach our last few decades with a new set of priorities - albeit sometimes unprepared for the problems that can accompany them.

Judy Hollis's story is not untypical of the dozens of women I've talked to about divorce and dating.

In fact, she's 51 and the educated, successful director of a blue-chip company - with a 21-year-old daughter.

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