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It can even seem rather sophisticated to some people.
The older spouse might well also have more of the trappings associated with being well established in a career than their other half.’Among difficulties that face age-gap couples are the realities of retirement and the claims of children.
ONS figures say that nearly one in eight marriages in England and Wales in 2013 involved couples who were more than 10 years apart in age.
At the same time rising break-up among older people pushed up divorce rates last year, and nearly one in 10 people over 65 is now a divorcee, double the levels at the beginning of the century.
A wave of marriage and divorce between couples separated in age sometimes by decades has been charted by family law firm JMW Solicitors.
The couple’s differences were clearly deepened by their 12-year age gap – his interests in architecture and the environment clashed with her love of pop music.Spending more money was associated with a higher chance of divorce, while the more guests that attended, the lower the odds and couples that regularly attended church also saw a decrease in the odds of divorcing.The newly-divorced older men – and sometimes women – often end up remarrying rapidly to much younger new partners, who seem exciting as girlfriends or boyfriends, but rapidly prove unsuitable as spouses.Following the marriage, the third for Miss Moore, her career went off the boil while her husband became one of the highest-paid Hollywood actors and built a successful business career alongside.She announced the end of the marriage in November 2011, and there were two years of haggling before the divorce was finalised Footballer and TV presenter Gary Lineker was divorced from his first wife Michelle in 2006 after a 20-year marriage and four sons.But even just being one year apart puts you at a 3 percent higher divorce rate.Although, according to the knower-of-all-things, Facebook, those low age gaps are pretty common.Couples that have been together five years are 76 percent less likely to head to divorce court.The study also shows a couple other factors associated with an increase and decrease the length of marriages, like how much money was spent on the wedding, how many guests attended and whether or not the couple attends church.Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Andrew Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 20: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Sarah Paulson and Holland Taylor pose at the Opening Night After-party for 'Ripcord' at The Brasserie 8 and 1/2 on October 20, 2015 in New York City.(Photo by Bruce Glikas/Film Magic)BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 22: Model Behati Prinsloo and musician Adam Levine arrive at the 2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Graydon Carter at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 22, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California.