Many women scoff at the idea of dating shorter men, and and a poll claims it's actually the vast majority of women.
According to a survey by High And Mighty, 70 percent of women say a man under six feet wouldn't stand a chance with them. For starters, society has taught us that men are "supposed" to be taller than women, but if we go by that archaic rationale, then I should be in the kitchen cooking up a pot roast for my boyfriend.
Taller men may be seen as more dominant and assertive (Melamed, 1992).
In evolutionary terms, a larger man may have been able to provide more protection to their offspring, have greater genetic qualities to pass on to their future children, and thus may be awarded with greater social status.
Also, assume that the site is for all of Europe and North America.
Women please vote with the red side, men with the blue.
Here are the top 15 reasons why you totally need to bag yourself a really tall guy. He is basically a human selfie stick With him having metre-long arms it saves the embarrassment of carrying around a selfie stick. You can wear heels and still feel short Because nothing is worse than being taller than a guy when wearing heels. Plus your calves are amazing from all those tiptoe kisses. Free upgrades on planes He is probably going to upgrade you as he needs the legroom and, yes, you can both get upgraded with extra leg room if there is space. He is always the big spoon His arms are so long he could probably wrap round you twice.
Plus photos taken from above are always the most flattering. The two of you fit together like puzzle pieces as he is just the right size to interlock. He really is tall, dark and handsome It’s most women’s idea of the perfect man (or you’re at least a third of the way there). So many forehead kisses This definitely makes up for all those tiptoe kisses you have to try and earn. You can wear his shirts and T-shirt as dresses So then you can have a bigger wardrobe.
Those on the shorter side sometimes feel like they have something to prove, and with that being the case, they totally kill it when it comes to professional success.3. Usually they're taller than the men they date, because, well ... You may never have Gisele's perfect genes, but being a few inches taller than your partner is one step closer to at least almost fulfilling those "I'm a model! And a recent new study of 8,000 men found that it may be related to a gene that's linked to longevity. It's a tricky feat to be 5-foot-1 and trying to kiss your 6-foot-2 boyfriend during sex, but that problem is solved once you indulge in the shorter crop of guys.8.The tallest man I've ever had a relationship with was 6ft 4ins. As I said in another thread - it's what's IN his head, not how far from the floor his head IS, that matters.I think, perhaps, that there may be other issues.........Then, of course, there's the equally antiquated idea that men who are vertically challenged are somehow less masculine.A study from dating site looked at 50,000 interactions over two months and discovered that the likelihood that a man under 5-foot-9 is contacted by a Manhattan or Bronx woman online is just 1.2 percent. But after we surveyed mental health experts about what qualities matter or don't matter to their clients looking for lifelong partners, we discovered that shorter men are actually husband material.