"While I won't go so far as some people and say "age is just a number," I will say I've met a lot of people whose ages are much different than mine with whom I have a lot in common.
In fact, I'm 35 and my closest female friend is 21. I sure as hell didn't go out searching for someone who was 14 years my junior, but she has a maturity that belies her years, and she and I have shared a great deal.
come on Pirate, can we compare apples to apples not apples to pineapples?
I found a website that had the current Canadian law on the age of consent, but it didn't make total sense to me.
What I got out of it was that as long as both parties are 16 and willing, it's fine. Post the link to that website so people can read it for themselves.