When it comes to romantic partners, men and women tend to sort themselves out so that they form pairs of similar height.
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Evolutionarily speaking, one might argue that a tall man would be preferred by women because, if you follow the argument, he’ll be stronger and better able to ward off physical treats to his family.
In the beast-eats-man world of primitive civilizations, this argument might have a rationale.
Twenty-three percent of men but only four percent of women said they were open to a relationship in which the woman was taller.
"Women's cultural vision is being feminine, having a man big enough to make her feel protected.