Is 15 Years Too Much of an Age Difference?

Dr. Wendy Walsh Dr. Wendy Walsh • 9/28/12

Reader Question:

Is 15 years and 10 months too much of an age difference for a man and woman to marry (the man 77, woman 61)?

-Bill (South Carolina)

Dr. Wendy Walsh’s Answer:

Nope. Marry her. Congratulations.


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