They say age is nothing but a number but when it comes to dating, the older woman certainly faces the challenge of being branded a cougar if she dares date someone younger.
But for one 51-year-old singleton, she desperately wants to turn the 'predatory, sly and creepy' label on its head for a more empowering term - a WHIP.
Although I'm not a bona fide cougar quite yet (I clock in just under the apparent age limit), I'm certainly not opposed to dating younger men... On behalf of other respectable self-established women who have no qualms with dabbling in prime meat territory, I'd like to set the record straight once and for all. Alpha cougars are sophisticated, intelligent, and on the prowl for sexual empowerment. Shuffleboard, comic book heroes, the latest i Phone app -- if you like it (and it will make us feel younger), we like it. Now be a good boy and go get mama a glass of chardonnay. Treat a cougar right, and she'll be all the woman you can handle.
What’s more, the app shows up in disguise on your phone, and after you add a number as a private contact, any message from them goes straight into the app rather than your usual inbox. The trick is in sifting out the diamonds from the ruffians!Here's something you should also know when reading this piece.Inspired by the likes of Madonna, Mariah Carey, Joan Collins, Sam Taylor-Johnson and Brigitte Macron, writer Bibi Lynch is campaigning for the older female without children to be referred to as 'women who are hot, intelligent, and in their prime'.'With cougar the men are prey, WHIPs felt funnier, smarter and sexier,' she explained during an appearance on ITV's This Morning.'Maybe I've been really lucky in the men that have approached me, but they're bright, super successful and funny.'And she believes that her older age means men are not worried that she is looking to have a family.'That is part of the attraction for younger men,' she said.'It's a winning combination, the pressure is off...