Re: [Salon] Mrs. Robinson moves to Paris -- maybe I will, too :-)

Danny O'Brien (
Sat, 3 Apr 1999 22:56:36 +0100

On Fri, Apr 02, 1999 at 04:56:48PM -0800, Rohit Khare wrote:
> SALON | March 25, 1999
> Gentry Lane is an American expatriate writer living in Paris and is
> never coming back.
> In almost all of Europe, a woman in her 30s is considered young and
> well-seasoned. Teenage appearance is eschewed for sophistication,
> refined style and independence. Likewise, a young man who can
> entertain one of these fascinating creatures gets extra points for
> studliness. Not to mention the sexual compatibility, because a women
> in her early 30s and a man in his early 20s are both in their
> so-called sexual prime.

Counterpoint: Dotty Old American Women Are Unbelievably Easy