There, they will meet other people with similar interests. “We often hear stories of people who find mates when they are not looking.” Resources Puzzled About Dating After 50?There's not enough spiked punch in the world to soften the pain of pretending it doesn't matter.According to a recent study by Bowling Green State University in Ohio, the divorce rate among people age 46 to 64 has grown more than 50 percent.
I might just be feeling sorry for myself but it seems to me that a 50ish woman is somewhere in no-man’s land for a future relationship. So, I guess what I’m trying to say in response to your asking my thoughts on the likelihood of a 50 year old woman finding a second life partner is: I HAVE NO CLUE, I’ll let you know when I find out? Perhaps this same attitude applies when it comes to dating. I equate happiness with: children, family, career, fun and surrounding myself with people I love and enjoy, whether that involves romantic love or not. The last thing I will tell you to do is to slow down and don’t panic. Soon after my winter of discontent, some friends invited me to dinner.They just happened to have a recently divorced guest who was visiting from another state.At dinner, our knees touched under the table during the salad course.We laughed at silly jokes during the entrée, and by dessert, he was feeding me bites of cheesecake. We spent four days together, often to the chagrin of his abandoned hosts, and then I took him to the airport.