1950s dating advice for women


It's unclear who should be more offended — the men who must "suffer and be strong" or the "fractious and intractable" women — by this terrible advice on how to settle a marital disagreement.

"Tea and coffee are not ordinarily considered poisons yet their effect is unquestionably poisonous.

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Solange, 79, from Wales told us: “I might have been in my 40s when I had an inkling of what it was. Solange added: “My take on older men right now is that they’re looking for a housekeeper or a care-giver, neither of which roles I am prepared to take on.” And so living apart seems to be a growing trend among older people trying to keep things fresh.

David and Carole live opposite each other, having moved down to Hastings after their respective partners died.

“It’s the secret sex life of your parents and grandparents.” That’s what one 70-year-old woman in Somerset told Channel 4 News.

In fact, 51 per cent of people over 60 told us they are sexually active and many describe enjoying a late sexual bloom.

Her granddaughter Nicola is acting as both facilitator and gatekeeper and sifting those she thinks are suitable.