My child is dating a person a lot more than twice her age

My child is dating a person a lot more than twice her age

Mariella Frostrup states a father’s anger at their daughter’s relationship is understandable – but could be related to his very own past that is unresolved

‘I am too shocked and upset to generally meet this man’: a dad is horrified at their daughter’s range of partner. Photograph: Alamy

The dilemma We have a 23-year-old child. Her mom and we split whenever she had been seven as a result of her mother’s infidelity. I still see my child frequently and this woman is near to my partner and also the two other kiddies we now have. My child didn’t have a “proper” boyfriend until she was at her late teenagers. A week ago I happened to be informed that her brand new boyfriend is just a little more than her. It transpires he’s 48! Continue reading “My child is dating a person a lot more than twice her age”