Image source: Giphy Bonus point: If it works out with him, you can throw away the apology chit you wrote to your children for making them short!While each relationship is different and no two can truly be compared, relationships where a short girl is dating a tall boy have quite a few similarities. But you do look good when he clicks a picture from above (and also shorter than you really are).
Culture also plays a big part in what we like and what is valued in society.
Women may learn to value men who are rewarded in society.
It will appear as if your feet have magically disappeared from your body never to return.
This is because you're constantly having to stand on your tip-toes and tilt your head up just to kiss him. Hey you can't help that you're that much smaller than him. It's like a fun puzzle that you found the missing piece for.
Your tiny legs fit in just fine, even if he tugs on it.
He has to lean down to your height and repeat everything. You feel sorry for him in airplanes and trains because you have all this excess legroom and he has none. You take the brunt of the short-tall jokes that are guaranteed to come your way. Curl up to them whenever you want, wherever you want!
This isn’t just a coincidence, nor it is it as simple as taller is better, although the research does show some preference for taller men.
What’s interesting is how women use height in gauging their attraction for men.
In line with this idea, research has found that women with more “traditional” gender role expectations were less willing to date shorter men (Salska, et al., 2008).