The average woman is eight percent shorter than her male partner.Of course the ability to search for people who meet our criteria is part of the appeal of online dating.
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Some forums can only be seen by registered members. I dated a guy that was about 4 inches shorter than me. Though I DO prefer a guy to be my height or taller, I would keep an open mind about shorter men. Ehh ive found taller women at times are less insecure then really short women..
Being short may come as a disadvantage when you are trying to impress women.
Scientifically, though, making the choice based on height dates back to the Paleolithic era.
Quoting Ananke: In my profile at Tall Friends I clearly wrote that I am interested only in very tall men.
I was in shock when I started to receive mails mainly from short men, who were very creative: 1.
I received message from man 2.10 after some time he wrote that he is 1.60 but the profile was created by his very tall friend who gave the profile to him…. Next message was from man (2.00), later he wrote that he did mistake filling in dating profile…. I chatted with man (2.15) , he asked if I left boyfriend who had a car crash and he became much more shorter.
I answered that I would not leave my boyfriend when he would have health problems but I would do that if he was short man who cheated women in the internet pretending that he is very tall. Why short men cheat but they expect that tall women should be honest?
The first question most strangers ask me is "How tall are you? In one survey, about half of collegiate men required their date to be shorter, while a monstrous nine of every ten women said they would only date a taller man.
" If I'm feeling charitable, I answer honestly: "6-foot-2." They often follow-up with, "Do you ever date shorter men? And online, it's even more brutal: Women can calculate how tall they are in their highest heels, add a few inches for good measure, and then filter out men who fall below that sum.
However, dating specialists say to blame biology and evolution, not women. Stylists and fashion specialists advise to shorten the sleeves and hem the pants.