Coping with family reactions to a couples age difference coping with family reactions to a couples age difference if you are much older than your spouse or vice versa you may encounter some resentment from your family and inlaws.
The questionnaires request information about the applicants age height occupation marital status sexual orientation and raceethnicity in addition applicants provide openended answers about their dating history interests hobbies activities and partner preferences.
And while the same life stage can seem to erase an age difference willy wooten a licensed marriage and family therapist who has been counseling for over 30 years encourages couples to think ahead.
Couples with a big age difference need to think things through or risk finding themselves at conflicting stages in their relationship adds relationship specialist rachel sussman you can see varied cultural references disapproval from family and friends and perhaps community disapproval as well she says.
minor age differences are common in adult relationships but large age gaps are less common most people understand that it is not the age itself which is an issue but the difference in perspective interests and maturity which can cause conflict.
From beyonce and jay z to angelina jolie and brad pitt here are hollywoods most famous couples with huge age gaps.
The transporter star got engaged to rosie huntingtonwhiteley in january 2016 dating since 2010 the age difference between the couple is 19 years.