But this simply begs the question: Is this a general thing or there are only a few men who like them?Well, the truth is that most men like them because of their special physical characteristics. There are some fields that short women simply have nothing on them.As was pointed out in the comment above, selection of a taller woman would increase the chances of producing a taller son.However, based on all the data it seems that the attributes of our offspring are less significant than the social effects of having a taller female spouse, as well as possible maturity issues as related to height.For foreign women it’s a completely different story.
He wasn't exactly shorter than me, but he had maaaaaaaybe an inch on me. There's nothing wrong with dating a guy who's shorter than you, but it does come with its difficulties. He'll constantly ask you why you always wear flats. We love them, we hate them, and sometimes we date them. But even me — a gal of 5 feet and 4 inches — has problems. When you're out in public and people look at you, you wonder if they’re thinking that you’re a girl with a short boyfriend. 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.A friend and I were discussing this very issue today while having lunch in an outdoor cafe.We decided to count couples and see how many had a taller man and shorter woman, and how many had a shorter man and taller woman. A study by Gillis and Avis in 1980 found that for every 100 couples, only 2 are likely to have a taller woman and shorter man.And at the same time there’s only a very tiny number of foreign (read: non-Asian) women with Japanese men next to them. Maybe that’s a secret we’ll never quite get, but there are many theories!A lot of Japanese women want a guy that tells them several times a day how much he loves them.This isn't something they do on purpose, but they still manage. When worn by short women, some people might need a magnifying glass to see a piece of clothing, for example, but it isn't the case of tall models. Tall women seem to have more muscle that they can show off.It is quite uncommon to see overweight tall women; it is more common to see short women with extra fat.You used to love being a tall, sexy woman, but now it just feels like a problem over which you have zero control.Your internalization of the patriarchy makes you question why you're dating him. You feel insecure about it, and that makes you feel like a huge dick.