Your experiences, contrary to your ego’s understanding, are not representative of all, or most for that matter, men. The lack of devotion (as you saw it) your previous girlfriend showed was actually warranted by your actions toward her. How could you expect anyone, after several weeks of continual rejection on your part (after you decided to split) to stay devoted until you suddenly decided you wanted to give it another try? There are many of us who want a long term relationship and many who don’t. The depreciating asset view goes both ways. We’re all getting older and some age more gracefully than others. And as we age our priorities shift. You won’t have the same physical drive to the same degree you have now and you might not feel it’s worth the energy it takes to game a woman half your age when your years start adding up. To cite a woman’s biological clock and her desire to have babies as a negative thing is counter-evolutionary and in my opinion a sign of severe lack of understanding the natural order of life. The drive to have sex and reproduce are basically one in the same as designed for the propagation of our species. Being smart about who and when are also essential for each person because unwanted pregnancies can destroy both the individual and society. Both the title and content of this article is nothing more than an attempt at attention grabbing.