Leaping The Age Gap

Apr 19 2011 @ 2:59pm

Out profiles Glenn Greenwald. Glenn was 38 when he met his Brazilian other half, David Miranda. David was 19:

[W]e learned to turn the age difference into an asset, something that keeps our relationship vibrant and mutually stimulating… It translates into this: I end up playing video games with a bunch of 23-year-olds until 3 a.m., and he ends up reading the Nietzsche I give him. Being young and from Rio, he’s still way ahead of me in the hedonism department. But I’ve been learning to give up control and be more spontaneous—something you can only do if you have absolute trust in the other person.