Of course, there are some real drawbacks to a great height disparity in a relationship: I've dated guys from 5'6" to 6'5" and preferred the former as a dance partner.But why my dancing in the armpit of the 6'5" guy would matter to an outsider, I honestly don't know.
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.
Dating in the Early Stages Focusing on the Positives Dealing With Height Difference Community Q&A Dating a shorter guy can make some women feel a little insecure.
If you're one of those women, you may need to examine your priorities when dating a shorter guy.
And a little armpit dancing wouldn't keep me from dating a tall guy again if he were cool.
Napoleon aside, tall men are more likely to win the popular contest in presidential votes and to be re-elected once in office (Stulp, 2013).
What won't surprise you is that it seems that tall or short, ladies can't win either way.