So how is it that thousands of non-celebrities as well as celebrities like fashion icon Tom Ford, Olympic diver Tom Daley, and movie star Matt Bomer (click here to see pictures of their partners) are coupled in significantly older/younger relationships?
How does any intergenerational couple make it in an ageist society?
We ended up with pictures of 14 intergenerational celebrity gay couples.
There are actually a lot more but we decided to cut the list there.
And for the older guy what could be more validating then to know you are desired and treasured by the youth and beauty in your arms?
Of course there are a lot of powerful forces (like ageism) keeping most gay couples in generational parity (more on that later).
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When you look at the photos on our list of celebrity gay couples with big age differences and see the love that is clearly present between them it's hard not to ask yourself, "What does age mean?