Or, it could be caused by something as shallow and immediate as a woman not wanting anyone to mistake her date for her younger brother or, God forbid, her son.
Justin Lehmiller, a social psychologist in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University in his blog, the Psychology of Human Sexuality.
It gives the implication that older women are on the prowl, hunting younger men, known as “cubs”, as if they are prey.
However, most women are approached by younger men, not the other way around. By not associating yourself with that term, you will erase any negative feelings toward having a relationship with a man much younger than yourself.
Before going on a first date, know what type of relationship you want.
Are you interested in a fling, a committed long-term relationship or friends with benefits?