We all have fallen prey to the relationship check list—perfect teeth, thick hair, 6 feet or taller.Today, we look to some of the most famous Hollywood couples, who never let a superficial thing like height get in the way of love. I couldn’t contain my insecurities and the evening would turn from a fun and enjoyable one to a slugfest of animosity.I’d fantasize about ways to stumble into conversations with her.My phone gave a satisfying bing as a new message from Ok Cupid.com, the ubiquitous free online dating site, popped onto the screen: "Lime Green Robot is checking you out!
But when she decided to wear heels it wasn’t even close. Any feelings of manliness or confidence I had would disintegrate. I’d be paranoid that I was being judged by every person we’d walk past. Any person pointing at something near us was mocking the gaping difference between my girlfriend’s height and mine. Why did I feel so intimidated and insecure around taller women?
I am a muscular guy who trains mma, so I would always be the protector.
My protector instinct for shorter women is on the same level as for taller women and people will see that I am the man in the relationship no matter how tall my girl is. BUT my 5′8-5′9 self can be happy if there is any girl who wont reject me because of MY height.
How do tall women and short men survive the dating world?
A 2008 study of 382 undergraduates in the journal found that both sexes preferred relationships where the woman was shorter than the man.