Whilst still packed with hidden meaning, ‘sugar daddy’ isn’t nearly as derogatory as its big-cat counterpart.
What’s more, the way in which news outlets around the world, Newsweek included, represented the issue is perhaps more telling of the way mature women are perceived by society.
First off, the very word ‘cougar’ is most certainly moot.
You don’t need to be too imaginative to picture what the benefits of an older woman/younger man relationship might be.
If you’re struggling for ideas, there’s a slew of blogs and websites that testify to the plus sides for both women and men.
After pulling data from the National Survey of Family Growth, the Canadian initiative found that approximately 13 percent of sexually active women between 35 and 44 have slept with a man at least 5 years their junior.