As I got older and began to like boys, one of the first things I noticed, sometimes even over personality, was their height. The same height was fine, but shorter, absolutely not. Honestly, it was something I obsessed about, like many other girls and women in our society do. But why?
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According to a new Match. It seems like short dudes have been getting the shaft lately , so it's time to speak up. I get the not wanting to date a shorter dude thing in theory. Yes, slow dancing can feel kinda awkward beyond high school though, how often do you actually do that? I once dated a shorter guy and the only person who seemed aware of our height difference was me. I threw my heels in the back of my closet and bought a few cute pairs of flats that I wore when we went out together.
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Melissa Stanger. That said, I don't know if I could date a guy shorter than me but it would probably be pretty difficult to find a guy who was shorter than 5'2" anyway. But I wanted to know how other people — namely, female-identifying people who date men — felt about the matter, so I polled the Revelist team, Twitter, and Facebook.
It was a year after college, and the person asking me that was a guy I had just started casually dating. He actually was a couple inches taller than me, but the question caught me off guard. It was as if he had peeped in on my mental conversation earlier that afternoon, when I was debating whether I should wear wedges or flats. Years before this, I went to an all-female high school, which meant that if there were going to be boys present at a dance, we had to invite them. I distinctly remember brainstorming who I was going to invite to my first dance as a freshman.