These celebrities didn't let a "few" years get in the way of love, and maybe that's the key to a good relationship.Because between some of our favourite A-listers, 10 years of an age gap seems to be norm.If you're at the end of this list, what on Earth could you have in common with someone near the beginning? When my divorce was final, I went out of my way to date women of different ages ranging anywhere from twenty-two to fifty-three years old.
Here’s what’s happened in the past year — two girlfriends have gotten engaged, and one has her condo on the market and is looking with her boyfriend to buy a new place and move in together. So, because of that and the fact that we live longer, she says, it’s worth putting the time and energy into looking for love regardless of your age.Consider that over the last one hundred years, the average age difference between married couples is 3.5 years. With older women it was just the opposite — I was interested but did not feel attracted to them.With each woman I dated, things ended as quickly as they began.“And it’s hard to do that, it’s hard to change in a relationship, because what one person might have signed up for, all of a sudden, you’re not that anymore.” PHOTOS: The Hottest Divorcees in Bikinis The mole-faced beauty remembered back to 1987, when at just 21, she met the then-38-year-old star at a celeb-laden party at the home of legendary photographer Herb Ritts. “When I would see how he was with fans when they approached him, a lot of the times it wouldn’t be a good moment to sign an autograph, shake a hand or sign a picture,” she remembered. ’ It was still all new to me,” she recalled, adding, “We pretty much started dating right away.” PHOTOS: Celebrity Smooches Cindy said the fact that her career took off into the stratosphere in that time changed her outlook on life – and put serious strains on her relationship with the A-lister.