As a woman who is 6 feet tall I appreciate you writing this. Needless to say, I have never in my life dated someone who was 6 inches taller than me. My husband is 6'3" but that isn’t why I started dating him. If I’d waited to only date guys my height or taller, I would have never dated much at all. All these weird “rules” and “boxes” that have been cooked up just get in the way of letting people be people.

Dispelling cultural myths with research-driven stories. My favorite word is “specious.” Not fragile like a flower; fragile like a bomb! Twitter @ElleBeau

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