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 knight rider
Joined: 4/16/2006
Msg: 2
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stop analysing people so much. it's like when you buy a car that you never
seen before that day. Then in the days following, you see all kinds of cars the
same as yours color and all.

Same goes for people, if you keep analysing about tall/short people relationship,
those are the people you will notice more.

I am 5' 9", and I don't look to date a tall woman or a short woman, I look to date
someone who I enjoy my time with.

As far as preferences, Long legged women is what catches my eye the first, love women
with long legs....whoo hoo!!!!

Like I said, it's how I feel and how much I enjoy my time with someone, be it she be
tall or not, makes no matter.

Knight Rider!
 WillB
Joined: 3/11/2006
Msg: 3
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 1:50:19 PM
I am ~ 5'10" and I prefer people similar in size. But i wouldn't call it a restriction.
 knight rider
Joined: 4/16/2006
Msg: 5
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 1:56:18 PM
No worries tortured, but why does this bother you so much, isn't finding true love
mean more then how tall someone is???

Knight Rider!
 ~Nejy~
Joined: 10/7/2005
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Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 2:07:43 PM
I don't think that these men deliberatly date shorter women, i think they date these women because there is an attraction to the person and that maybe they share common interests, goals and enjoy each others company.
 I Spy
Joined: 4/7/2006
Msg: 7
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 2:47:15 PM
heheh you're so right. I've just been asked out on a date by a man who is 6ft2 (not from here) and most of the men I've gone out with were all 6 ft and above, the tallest one being 6ft4. My cut off point is 5'10 actually. But to be fair, I've also turned down many men who were 6ft that I wasn't attracted to
 starryiz
Joined: 4/19/2005
Msg: 8
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 2:48:44 PM
Sometimes guys like shorter women because it makes them feel manly. Like...the dominate one or something.
 Aurora73
Joined: 3/25/2006
Msg: 9
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 2:50:50 PM
I agree with the OP. I've seen 6'3" guys with women under 5'0" and I just thought to myself that they're destined for the sideshow circuit. :)

Me, I date tall women (women at least 5'8") whenever I get the chance.

~Aurora
 ~Nejy~
Joined: 10/7/2005
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Posted: 5/6/2006 2:51:52 PM
hmm...guess I'm out!
 sayonara7
Joined: 3/13/2006
Msg: 11
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 2:56:05 PM
Okay which world does this happen in?I'm 5 feet, short enough...but your theory doesn't apply to me....why don't I get asked out by 6 feet and tall men???Heck....the only men I get asked out are the ones I haven't known for even 5 minutes, life's a pain sometimes.I'm still wondering..........
 pukkaorchestra
Joined: 5/1/2006
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Posted: 5/6/2006 2:57:28 PM
Hey tortured.

Do not despair. I am 6ft tall as is my wife. Hence, productive tall-tall dating occurs.

On the bright side, the top of short guys heads may offer a convenient place to set down your pint...

Just a thought.

Puk
 ManOwaR
Joined: 8/9/2005
Msg: 13
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 3:21:53 PM
Tall women are cool.. I've dated from 5'2 - 5'11 .... but you probably see more tall people with shorter people because of well.. most women are not amazons =) (Kidding) =)
 Country Boy 73
Joined: 5/4/2006
Msg: 14
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 4:43:50 PM
Ok! I am 6'5".First off I have never had the opurtunity to date a Tall women.I have heard that alot of women prefer Tall men because it makes them feel safe.When you are tall you learn to adapt.Their is not that many Tall women out there.But, There is alot more of the shorter women available.I have no problem with the idea.If the oppurtunity presents itself to me I would go for it>
 Rocky444
Joined: 3/29/2005
Msg: 15
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 4:50:16 PM
because the tall women always say no to us short guys.
 Gmaverick
Joined: 12/31/2005
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Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 4:54:32 PM
I'll let you know when I become taller.......
 Re-AnimatingKain888
Joined: 2/21/2006
Msg: 17
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 5:00:36 PM
Just so we can frustrate short men even further by taking the petite girls that would settle for a short guy who is just slightly taller then them.

sorry little dudes

OP
I'm 6' 2" so you still wouldn't be to tall for me. lol

 charlie_girl
Joined: 11/28/2005
Msg: 18
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 5:01:45 PM
I love to date tall men-- the taller the better. I am 5'8" and on an average, 85% of the men I have met here on POF, are my exact same height -- even if their profile says otherwise.
 Rocky444
Joined: 3/29/2005
Msg: 19
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 5:12:24 PM
I'll date you if your over 4"5' and a women
 JerryInTampa
Joined: 9/28/2004
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Posted: 5/6/2006 5:12:25 PM

...I'm a bitter 6ft1 woman, in case you hadn't guessed ;)
I'm 6'1" and wrote a hello to a 6' girl here on POF just today. My last GF was 5'3", the one before that was 5'9". I don't think I have any real pattern in regards to height.


Sometimes guys like shorter women because it makes them feel manly. Like...the dominate one or something.
There is something fun about a girl you can pick up and move around with great ease; but I actualy have more dominant fun with a girl closer to my size. The stronger they are, the more fun they are to top ;)
 Wizard097
Joined: 3/29/2006
Msg: 21
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 5:13:25 PM
Tortured Im 6'2 and its wierd, very few tall women have ever showed interest..i thought maybe most taller women like short men
 One_Crazy_Girl
Joined: 3/6/2006
Msg: 22
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 5:43:40 PM
[i thought maybe most taller women like short men]

Not even close....Im 5 feet 9 3/4 inches tall...and I hate it....if not for the simple reason of finding pants with long enough legs (35inch inseam) or just feeling like you stick out like a sore thumb. I love the looks of jeans and heels but when i do that and i go out with my friends that are much shorter than I I sometimes feel VERY uncomfortable. Being a tall woman can be difficult sometimes as you don't seem to have the opportunity to "blend In". If you have a taller boyfriend at least you feel more "normal" for lack of better description. A tall woman with a shorter man seems to attract more glances from people just for the simple fact that its not "the norm". I don't know maybe I feel differently than other tall women?
 captnjimbo
Joined: 2/11/2006
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Posted: 5/6/2006 5:57:46 PM
Say, One crazy girl, I've dated ladies who were taller than me and those that were shorter me. When we were verticle, my feet reached the ground too! And when we were horizonal, well, it didn't matter! Let people think what they will, they have absolutely no say on your happiness!
 mjr150
Joined: 4/18/2006
Msg: 24
Why don't tall men choose to date tall women?
Posted: 5/6/2006 6:25:50 PM
Its known that height matters more to women then it does to men. But I personally prefer tall women. I don’t know why, I just do.
 salamander000
Joined: 10/26/2004
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Posted: 5/6/2006 6:36:08 PM
it's the 'josephine complex'

(get it? joe's a fiend!)
(don't get me started on 'na, pull on!)
 Dahliakitten
Joined: 10/14/2005
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Posted: 5/6/2006 6:48:33 PM
THERE is a site for tall women looking for tall men. Don't give up gf. If that is your desire, say a daily prayer for this request. I do. But, not just a tall man, but a ethical, moral, integrity, educated and a good religious upbringging. If you're gonna pray, do it royally.

Also, look your best when you can. I don't all the time. I always dress casual, hair dyed and pedicures too. I love clothes and clothes shopping too. Wear cute sandals. Yes, some tall men do prefer shorties. So what, to each his own. Don't focus on the negative things in life. Speak positive words to yourself and to others. Say it out loud. I will have a taller bf than me, and he will be a gentleman, etc...Peace gf.
 salamander000
Joined: 10/26/2004
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Posted: 5/6/2006 7:01:02 PM
ok, I'll bite, where do I get the cute sandals at? Woolworths? Oh wait, it's Walmart now! Right~
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