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I A Marine's Girlfriend

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    I Miss Him With A Passion

    I miss him... I think that I've said or thought that a thousand times. I've gotten three letters from him so far and they put a cheesy smile on my face every time I read them. I've read them so many times that I could probably recite a few of the things he said. I can't wait till...
    Hisgirlfriend2013 Hisgirlfriend2013 18-21, F Sep 30, 2013

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    My boyfriend recruited into the USMC today.

    Although he still has another year of high school, I have two, and he got the date when he leaves. I am so proud of him but it is heartbreaking. I don't know how I can be away from him that long, he is honestly my best friend and really the closest person I have. I am really...
    ashmha ashmha 16-17, F 1 Response May 14

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    I Need Help.

    Okay. I was dating this guy and he is going into the marines after graduation. He broke up with me and then wanted to take it back and I told him I had to think about it. After I thought about it I started second guessing being a military girlfriend. Not because I didn't think I...
    marinesgirl2014 marinesgirl2014 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 28, 2013

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    Havent Seen Him Over A Year !!

    I try to keep busy with work and school it helps to a point but it like all the time he all I think about like what he doing is he alright and when the next time I will hear from him or will it be the last .I do need to stay possitive .He on base and stuff that make me feel more...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F Apr 5, 2012

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    So I have finally made a decision about my bf.

    We haven't spoken in almost 6 months because he was switched into doing other work. Yes he is deployed in Afghan but idk what is going on I sent him, his commanding officer and his friends email asking him what is going on. AND I GET NOTHING!!!!! I am pretty sure most of you can...
    jlbrown19 jlbrown19 18-21 1 Response Dec 8, 2013

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    Mary Me

    MY bf in the marines while home in leave in sep for month We went to the jewlery store to look at rings and told me for the future.When he got back to his station I talk to his brother and told me he has the ring or was going to buy it soon.I talk to my bf and told me it was the...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F Apr 26, 2013

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    Over Thanksgiving break I went to see my Marine

    in Okinawa, Japan. It was the most exciting, beautiful, but heartbreaking experiences of my life. Somehow I managed to make it through two international airports and the Okinawa airport by myself, on time too! During the twenty-thee hour traveling time I was so happy and excited...
    FindingMyself94 FindingMyself94 18-21, F Apr 6, 2014

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    He Finally Got My Letters :)

    so i was starting to get frustrated because my marine hadn't gotten any of my letters and he has been in boot camp for a month now and he started to sound very stressed and doubtful about joining and he even thought i was mad at him. but then today i got a letter from him saying...
    Copper2790 Copper2790 22-25, F Nov 30, 2012

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    Marine Girlfriend Help Please! I Know It's A Lot Of Reading, But I Really Need Someones Advice. :(

    Hey guys. I am 20 years old and going to college. & this is my story: I had a first and only boyfriend for 6 years, I tried my hardest to make the relationship work, but I was the only one. I left him for good before I found out by myself that he actually had another gf and was...
    Memyselfni06 Memyselfni06 18-21 2 Responses Aug 1, 2011

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    eicheremily eicheremily 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Staying Strong

    I have known my boyfriend since I was like 7 or 8 years old. His mom used to babysit me. I am good friends with his sister. He has always liked me but I never gave him the time of day until this year :) We have started dating in May! He is now stationed at Camp Lejeune for the...
    SilentSoldier510 SilentSoldier510 22-25, F Sep 11, 2013

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    Our Story

    I’m ne to the site, I’ve actually been prolonging this moment for weeks now. I somehow came across this site and when I did I thought “Wow this is great! A place where other Marine GFs, Fiances, and wifes can relate!” I told my boyfriend, Stephen and right away he thought...
    sonicgirl061610 sonicgirl061610 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 28, 2011

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    Tomorrow is gonna be another hard day

    and then the count down of 9 weeks till I see him again but a possibly he will have his phone if not time to start writing letters:)
    eicheremily eicheremily 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    Our Story

    Never in my wildest dreams would I have thought I’d meet someone on a dating site. I’m a grad student and he’s a marine. When we “met” he was deployed we would talk day and night I would jump at his emails and respond as quickly as I could. I knew when he was deployed I...
    marinesgeorgiabelle marinesgeorgiabelle 22-25 2 Responses Apr 5, 2013

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    With my marine at his checkin

    for more training. Hopefully he gets his phone if not start writing letters. Always hard to say goodbye but knowing it's not forever
    eicheremily eicheremily 18-21, F Aug 18

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    How Do I Get Through The First Separation?

    So my boyfriend is going to Camp Pendleton in Febuary, and I am moving to Washington State So we're closer than we would be if I stayed here. But I'm really nervous. I' not sure how much we will get to talk. He's a 2141 AAV Mechanic so he's not infantry doesn't have a high risk...
    allyybayy allyybayy 16-17 2 Responses Jan 14, 2013

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    I Started Dating My Marine While He Was Deployed.

    hi everyone I'm new to this site and I wanted to share my experience with you all for a little advice. I met my boyfriend 2 days before he deployed. I didn't get to experience holding his hand our first kiss or any of that with him. Once he was deployed we began skyping and...
    Mannyusmc Mannyusmc 18-21 3 Responses Aug 14, 2011

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    Marine Corps Ball New River Nc???

    Does anyone know when/the location exactly the marine corps ball is in New River North Carolina this november?? I really really want to go with my man!! We're going to start researching for tickets soon.
    jmrpixe jmrpixe 18-21, F Sep 7, 2011

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    Today Is The Day

    My boyfriend is now enlisted into the marines! Bitter sweet day but I am very proud of him. And so it begins....
    uhhnissuhh uhhnissuhh 18-21, F Oct 1, 2013

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    Help.

    Can a Sargent move you to a different thing? like if you signed up for drill instructor can they move you to infantry? I need to know..
    marinesgirl2014 marinesgirl2014 16-17, F 1 Response May 1, 2013

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    California Bootcamp?

    Hey everyone I was wondering if anyone has someone in Bootcamp in Cali? My man leaves in October on our two years, I want to know how it is. Is it easier to be in contact then I think or what. I'm new to this whole thing and I'm worried.. Thanks :)
    LoveMyMarine24 LoveMyMarine24 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 10, 2011

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    I Want To Visit My Marine....flight Tickets Are Sooo Expensive... :(

    I still need to talk to my parents, but im trying to plan and get everything together responsiblity to present to them this week. I need to get tickets asap...IF they let me go... But i was looking for flights this week and tickets from my state to visit my man are very expensive...
    jmrpixe jmrpixe 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 15, 2011

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    My man leaves Tuesday

    for more training again feels like he just got back.but I know he's doing something he loves!
    eicheremily eicheremily 18-21, F Aug 16

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    Marine Recruit's Girlfriend

    My boyfriend of 3 years recently joined the Marines. We have 19 days from today until he leaves for boot camp in Cali. I am very nervous and freaking out. I have been talking to a close friend of mine who has a husband on a 400 day deployment in Afghanistan but he isn't a Marine...
    LoveMyRecruit LoveMyRecruit 22-25 2 Responses Apr 21, 2011

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    A Wife And A Mother..

    Well I've been married almost 20 years & we are going to renew our vows in August!!!! I have raised 3 wonderful sons. The oldest 19, our middle son a 17 yo senior, & our baby whose 15 and a freshman. My 19 yo is in the Army Reserves Band with 2 mo's & he loves both the band...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 23, 2011

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    New To The Marine Gf Life

    Hello all, just a brief introduction. My Name is Jessica. About 4 months ago i met a great guy, it was instant connection! He is a Cpl. in the United States Marine Crop. Me met on an online site. He is stationed in 29Palms California. I live in Texas, so from day one we knew...
    clpherrerasgirl clpherrerasgirl 26-30, F 5 Responses Jan 2, 2010

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    eicheremily eicheremily 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 11

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    A Tangled Love Story

    My Marine and I kind of went through a rough patch there for about six months. We broke up because we were fighting and things were overwhelming so I panicked and ended it. I was never really the same after that. We still talked and now we are back together again. I'm leaving for...
    Lizrace Lizrace 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 16, 2013

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    Hey all! My boyfriend is an AAV Crewman

    and I was just wondering if anyone had and information or experiences with MEUs that they would like to share. Was just hoping to prepare myself a little more for when that time comes... Thank you! :)
    CaitDamewood CaitDamewood 18-21, F 1 Response May 6

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    Well ... Me and my boyfriend are

    both getting prepared mentally as he's getting ready to leave me in a few months to go into the Marines. I've had a guy friend in the army before but this is way different because this is my boyfriend and honestly , it's probably selfish of me but ... I don't want him to go...
    lovexMICKEY lovexMICKEY 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 20, 2014

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    USMC Ball 2014! Are you ready?

    ! Ladies as you may all know by now the Marine's Ball is almost here, and for all of you that are attending I gather some information that could be useful :) 1. You need to buy your ticket as soon as they are available. I'm guessing you significant other is doing this for you...
    HoneybeeUSMgf HoneybeeUSMgf 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 4, 2014

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    Story Of Us

    My boyfriend is a Lance Corporal  in the United States Marine Corps. He is stationed at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in 29 Palms, California. And this is the story of us..September 13, 2011 changed my life forever. It was the day that for the first time I had heard...
    loveamarine22x loveamarine22x 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2011

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    Help

    My relationship with my marine began in October when him and his dad would come into my work to pick up his step mom and to help us close up the restaurant. When I first met him I thought he was the cutest guy ever and I just had this feeling we would be together someday. We...
    October27 October27 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 18, 2013

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    Headaches!!

    So my marine leaves for bootcamp in a few weeks. I'm soo new to this it's causing me to have so many headaches. I'm excited we are starting on a new path. But as every girlfriend knows there are also many concerns that one has. My bf and I have been dating for three months but I...
    shantoymiller20 shantoymiller20 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 29, 2013

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    Love My Marine :)

    Hey Ladies! So me and my Marine are going on 6 months together! He is perfect in every way and i couldnt be happier with where things are going! We have already been through boot camp. He graduated Semptember 2 from MCRD San Diego. He had a 17 day leave and is now working on his...
    sld16 sld16 18-21, F 6 Responses Oct 12, 2011

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    Doubts

    My boyfriend and I have been off and on for the past 5 years but we love each other very much... We have just had a lot of things go wrong that we couldn't control. Anyways he is leaving in March for boot camp and I am not sure I can handle it. As proud as I am of him to be doing...
    chellie440 chellie440 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 15, 2013

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    eicheremily eicheremily 18-21, F May 31

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    22nd Meu 2011

    So, I know all of us girls have to deal with this at one time or another! But I figure, why not try to find girls to do it together? My boyfriend is in deploying with the 22nd Meu that leaves April. I am trying to start a support group so if any other ladies want to help grow...
    JennyMay09 JennyMay09 18-21, F Mar 7, 2011

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    Boyfriend Wants To Join The Marines

    My boyfriend and I have been together for awhile now, and he has always wanted to join the marines. Ever since he was little, it has been something he has always wanted too do. When I first started dating him, I realized it would be wrong of me to try and convince him not to join...
    Jamiemariea3 Jamiemariea3 13-15 1 Response Aug 1, 2012

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    He Will Be Leaving Very Soon =(

    Hello everyone. I'm Zenycha and i've been with my boyfriend Joshua for 9 months and counting. He joined the Marines and at first I really didnt want him to but then we talked about it and its something that he really wants to do; so since I love him with all my heart i...
    Semper2Fi14Love10 Semper2Fi14Love10 18-21, F Nov 18, 2010

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    If You Have Any Boot Camp/graduation Questions...

    If you have any boot camp family day or graduaton questions, ill be happy to answer them girls! Its a quick countdown, the last month goes SO fast and before you know it youll be standing right before your marine! :) its such an amazing experience :). Or even if you have general...
    jmrpixe jmrpixe 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 21, 2011

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    High School Sweethearts :)

    I have been with my boyfriend Derek since 8th grade. He just recently graduated from bootcamp on December 21st. I am in school which helps distract me a lot. He leaves tonight for his mct training and then his mos training. I have been with him for roughly 5 years now and Im just...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 16, 2012

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    online dating wasn't my idea of meeting people.

    In all honesty I just wanted to see why it was so poplar. I ended up going on a site that my friend was talking about. I got message upon message of men wanting to date me but, non of them seemed worth it to me.... I came across a profile a man who seemed to be a bit serious. I...
    bricbird bricbird 22-25, F Nov 30, 2014

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    Anybody's Boyfriend Currently At Parris Island South Carolina For Bootcamp??

    So heyy i was wonderin if any girls on here had a bf, fiance or husband at parris island right now. thats where my bf is.  if ya wanna chat abotu how things have been just inbox me. we all gotta stay together. Semper Fi -Sarah
    gamblesgirl21 gamblesgirl21 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 16, 2010

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    My Story

    My name is Amy. My boyfriend is a Marine. He got orders that he would be deployed to Afghanistan. He left for training four days ago. He is now at the Marine Corps Base Quantico. He was suppose to go to Virgina and then come home for two weeks, but his orders got changed. So...
    ProudUSMCgirlfriend101 ProudUSMCgirlfriend101 18-21, F 1 Response May 5, 2010

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    I Want To Marry Him

    Im a sr. In high school and im dating my best friend. We haven't been dating for long but we have known each other for three years. When i graduate im going to move in with him but we have to be married if i want to live on base. I told him i was fine with getting an apartment...
    anicathegfofamarine anicathegfofamarine 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 17, 2013