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The two see each other every couple of months. Increasingly, these men are encountering resistance from older women who want their own lives, not a full-time relationship.
Today, say researchers studying this cohort, more older women are rejecting the downsides of the live-in relationship: the co-dependence, the daily tension within close quarters and the sacrifices made keeping Erie Pennsylvania mature sex home, caregiving and doing the emotional legwork to keep their unions humming. More than 68 per cent of seniors residing alone in were women, according to the latest census data from Statistics Canada.
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Increasingly it is personal choice — not death — that sees senior-age women going it alone, with 72 per cent reporting they were highly satisfied living on their own, according to data from the General Social Survey.
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But to be in a relationship where I have to answer to somebody else?
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He re-united with the reluctant widow, realizing that although she does not want to live under one roof, she remains committed to the relationship. up today.