Single people sign up for a half-dozen dating sites and apps in order to widen their pool, yet most won't break the height taboo. Men should date women who are taller than they are, and women should date shorter men.
For chrissakes, I'm talking about , Amy Webb's memoir about online dating, she confesses she felt she needed a man who was at least five-ten.
We love them, we hate them, and sometimes we date them. But even me — a gal of 5 feet and 4 inches — has problems. When you're out in public and people look at you, you wonder if they’re thinking that you’re a girl with a short boyfriend.
Dating girls taller than you
It truly blows that something so seemingly silly could be such a cause of discontent. Also, he's small, so he isn't exactly the cookie-cutter vision of masculinity.
Sometimes you just want to be thrown around in bed by a big, hot stud. You find yourself saying things like, “But he's really sweet!
” or “He's really funny, trust me.” Or even, “I don't care about trivial things like height.” You should not have to make justifications about your choice of mate. He likes to brag about his career and how successful he is.
For some reason, people think that you must be desperate for a boyfriend — just because he’s short. You just look so cute standing on that little ledge. ”You just can't help wondering, “Is that suit jacket from the boys’ section at Barney's, or what? So you call him your “little munchkin” and ask if he can reach the top shelf without a stool. He wants to be a “man.”He has a classic Napoleon complex.
When one guy changed his height on his Ok Cupid profile from his actual 5'4" to an average 5'9", his response rate nearly doubled.