I Am Married to An Older Man

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    I have been married to my husband

    for 17 years this coming Friday. I am his second wife, he is my first and only husband. There is a 20 year difference between us, he's going to be 56 next month and I'm 36.
    mrsfritch79 mrsfritch79
    36-40, F
    Aug 12, 2015

    So I have been married

    for 15 years "second marriage" My husband is a successful business man and is very passionate with his beliefs. There is 22 yrs difference between us, we have three boys, two already out of the house. Well time is just going way too fast. There are many things in our marriage...
    TooTooPretty TooTooPretty
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jan 5, 2015

    Marrying My School Friend's Dad

    I am marrying this girl that I have known for years, a friend of a friend's, dad. Her dad (my fiancé) and her are not close at all. In fact, she only calls him when she wants something. Never in the 3 years we have been together, has he received a call for his birthday, holidays...
    CuriJane CuriJane
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Nov 18, 2013

    There is 18 years between our ages.

    We have been married 25 years and I love everything about our life together except I want to be on the road in our camper van. He is happy being a home body.
    Cheat83ham Cheat83ham
    66-70, F
    Feb 12, 2015

    I Love My Husband

    My husband is 11 years older than me. To somebody else that might seem like a big age difference, but when you are in love with someone you dont even really notice their age. I love my husband with all my heart and really half the time he doesn't even act his age let alone...
    Eggie83 Eggie83
    26-30, F
    3 Responses May 6, 2009

    I got married at 18 years old to my husband,

    who is nearly 21 years older than me. Our age difference rarely impacts our day to day relationship, but does ultimately impact our overall marriage. Due to our age gap, we have to take certain things into considerations that an average couple would not. Like when to start a...
    Toforeverandback Toforeverandback
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Dec 30, 2014

    30 Years Older

    I know 30 years sounds like a lot. It is. But when your young and dumb... oh did I say that? I meant young and in love, anything seems possible. Anyways, we married when I was 19. That year and a half was a weird mix of easy fun and superstress. When we were alone we got...
    sweetplumeria sweetplumeria
    7 Responses May 19, 2013


    I really don't think of him like that... he doesn't really look his age and anyway my family doesn't mind... he has good manners and he's tall handsome and kind... and he's here for me and we think just alike... Nel my love, you really are the light of my eyes... Before heaven...
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    1 Response Oct 19, 2010
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