Dating older co worker
A decade ago their romance would have been expressly forbidden.
(You know the old saying about not, um, where you eat.) But as more Americans postpone marriage until their careers are established—and as hours get longer, with smartphones blurring work and play—it makes sense that attitudes are changing.
Why had I stood there smiling like some lecherous old man?
I ran into two co-workers in the elevator on my way out of the building after a long day. I had never spoken to the woman, but I had seen her around the office.
Late 30s, married with young children, and starting to lose his hair.
Sarah, a 30-year-old graphic designer, met Matt through a colleague at the imaging tech company where they both worked.
"I didn't really notice him at first because he had a beard, and beards weren't my thing," she says.