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.
Then, of course, there's the equally antiquated idea that men who are vertically challenged are somehow less masculine.
You have to put away your heels and just resign yourself to wearing ballet flats for all eternity.
You used to love being a tall, sexy woman, but now it just feels like a problem over which you have zero control.
He wouldn't change a thing about you, but he understands why you want to talk about the four freckles you don't like. His beer stein is up there too, and he's got to be able to reach that easily.10.
says, “Male height is associated with high mate value.
In particular, tall men are perceived as more attractive, dominant and of a higher status than shorter rivals, resulting in a greater lifetime reproductive success.” That same study found that “Tall men reported greater relationship satisfaction and lower levels of cognitive or behavioral jealousy than short men,” and that short men engage in different “mate retention behaviors” than tall men.
A girl who is 5'9″ is obviously going to think most guys are pretty f*cking short. Once you're towering over him, he's ready for you to get back down to his level.
When I say “short,” I'm talking like 5'7″ and under. He may have a beautiful face, killer abs and a stellar personality, but all you or anyone else can seem to focus on is that your boo is a tiny little munchkin.