Short guys dating obstacles
He says, “A healthy 160-pound, 5-foot-5 man is going to be a stronger protector than a healthy 160-pound, 5-foot-11 man.
It’s been well documented, pound for pound, shorter men have greater endurance, stronger muscles, faster reaction times, faster body movement and are less likely to break bones.” Plus, he adds, “Shorter men live longer.
Sometimes I’m okay with how things are, but other times I get really angry, especially when my friends get on my case about it.
Our relationship is starting to suffer now because even though I say I’m fine with how things are, deep down this is really bothering me and I feel really hurt by the fact that even though I am his ‘girlfriend,’ he won’t acknowledge me in that way.
The trick is understanding how to make height less of an issue.
But that’s not what was shocking or surprising to me because I have been pretty cognizant of that fact all my life, but the truly HARSH part of the poll is that there is little to NO reconciliatory efforts the short man can make to get BACK in the good, potential-nani-smashing graces of said woman.Short men are screwed when it comes to dating, right?After all: most things in your dating life can be worked on and improved upon, but the cold hard truth is that some aspects are set in stone. and there are few other aspects that cause men as much dating agita as being short.According to Alan Au, client relations manager at the clothing boutique “Jimmy Au’s For Men 5’8″ and Under” in Beverly Hills, the “mate retention behaviors” of short men are precisely why you should date them.As part of a case for dating short guys, he says, “Considering lifelong companionship, shorter guys may be the better choice.