There are also some obvious perks when it comes to seeing someone who has a few years on you.Another reader told us that, as a sophomore who can't drive yet, "dating a senior means getting rides was no longer an issue!
At the same time, within our culture 16 is a little young to get too serious.
"Not everyone is down with the idea of dating outside of their age group, though.
An NYC reader shared that although she doesn't really date yet, a lot of men who express interest in her are in their 30s, which just feels weird.
It poses a dilemma when your partner perhaps wants to move things faster in the relationship than you do.
What if you don’t want to move in together as soon as he wants to?