I shared one of those funny Facebook photos recently that said, "Madonna is 55, her boyfriend is 22. I had to laugh at the high maintenance comment I heard time and time again from these young men. Back when I was in my 40s, younger men would write me online all the time and I'd always say, "Are you looking for a mom? " They just felt younger women were too high maintenance for them and had far too much drama in their lives.
He's probably surrounded by young women with their smooth complexions and youthful glow on a daily basis. He might be just getting his career going or have minor children at home from a previous marriage. All of those shared experiences Baby Boomers have in our collective memories happened when he was too young to remember -- or wasn't even born yet!
You know, remember that song from that TV show everyone was watching in high school? But those things you can laugh off if everything else is going well.