Darwinism, fiscal security and social dominance might all account for women seeking taller men – but taller is the key word.
A collaborative study between Newcastle University and the University of Groningen last year revealed that 92.5 per cent of British couples adhere to the ‘husband is taller than the wife’ norm.
A woman whose head stops right below your chin is ideal.
She will make you enjoy every bit of your time when you are hugging her. Carrying her around anywhere is easy, at the staircases, after a party when she is tiered or drunk, now considering if you had a tall girl, carrying her won’t be that easy.6. Most short girls are unaware of their beauty because they are always preoccupied with their height.
She gave me the once over, looked into my eyes and said: “I like ‘em tall” and that was that.
I woke up three hours later, delirious and deflowered, surrounded by bin bags in an alleyway somewhere on the outskirts of Bristol. She taught me a few things that night (a few more than I care to divulge here), but what I remember most was the sheer maniacal look on Jemima’s face when she realised how tall I was – it was a look I would soon become accustomed to and learn to use to my advantage.
Last year, reacting to another study revealing women’s preference for tall men, he told The Independent the findings “reflect a cultural idea, where tall men are viewed as masculine and tall women violate cultural norms”.