Tag Archives: Marriage

The Outrageous Stunt My Rich Older Man Tried to Pull So I Wouldn’t Ask Him For Kids

I decided to put aside—at least temporarily—the issue of kids with my older man, Patrick. I was too busy with my job and liked it too much to pur­sue moth­er­hood imme­di­ately, any­ways. It was still in the back of my mind, though. Oddly, the sub­ject was in the fore­front of Patrick’s mind. I think he feared he would lose me. He started to do some pretty crazy things. One day when I returned […]

How I Landed a Luxurious French Cruise from a Rich Man Who’s Old Enough to Be My Father: Part 2

One evening, Patrick took me to the casino and insisted I play the slots. I had never been to a casino before, but I knew there was some seri­ous money flow­ing there. Within five min­utes, I won $1,000.00. Patrick beamed; he was so proud of me. I used the money to buy pearl and dia­mond ear­rings for my mother. I was on cloud nine that night, filled with the fan­tasy of life […]

The $8,000 Mistake My Sugar Daddy Made Trying to Make Me Commit: Part 1

If sex with my older boyfriend, Patrick, was like the ele­phant in the liv­ing room, then the sub­ject of mar­riage was the dinosaur stand­ing next to it. Unlike many May-December rela­tion­ships where both peo­ple are com­fort­able just being together—or one, if not both, of them are already married—Patrick was dying to marry me. At first, it was flat­ter­ing and, although I acted pleased, I tried to make light of it, change the subject, […]

Study Identifies One Simple Way to Be Happier In Your Age Gap Relationship

There has been quite a bit of research boast­ing the ben­e­fits of mar­riage, like that it can lead to improved men­tal and phys­i­cal health. And now, thanks to a new study from Canada’s National Bureau of Eco­nomic Research, there’s another big (and very sim­ple) rea­son you might want to con­sider age gap marriage—it makes you hap­pier. In the first part of the study, researchers looked at the “hon­ey­moon phase”—the idea that the […]