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I Am a Military Girlfriend

this is a group for military girlfriends, the ones who dont have the rings, and are denided in to groups because of that. 5,363 People

    I loved you before the uniform

    and I'll love you after. before the dog tags and combat boots. before the sleepless nights and unwanted tears. We've been through it all. To be where we are today are worth those homecoming kisses because true love conquers all.
    LovingASoldier320 LovingASoldier320 18-21, F Aug 8, 2014

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    Had the most amazing surprise last night ever!

    I was at home watching TV and I got a text from my boyfriend saying come outside your house and he was there!!!! Ahh!! He's home 2 days early and he didn't even tell me, I looked like **** but I was so happy to see him! Aw I love him so much
    DollyR12 DollyR12 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 11, 2014

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    Sooooo been reading a lot on here about

    soldiers not contacting their girls and it hurting feelings. Just wanted to address how I see it. I went through a man who went through bootcamp, stationing in another country, and two deployments and I never felt like he contacted me enough. Now my soldier contacts me as much...
    amcgarity amcgarity 22-25 2 Responses Sep 25, 2014

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    My Life as a Military Girlfriend

    I hold no formal recognition with the powers that be. I am at the bottom of the chain. I hold no Military ID card, I am not a dependent or a parent. The man I love may face unspeakable dangers, and I am at the mercy of those who possess this recognition for news. I understand...
    NoPeace NoPeace 16-17, F 93 Responses Nov 2, 2007

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    My boyfriend graduated BCT last month!

    He is now a proud infantryman. I will be moving to Ft Hood, TX. next spring. Where are all of you? 😊
    mirandab3 mirandab3 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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    So my boyfriend and I got into an argument

    earlier today, nothing major but we have literally never even really argued before. I ended up giving him space and just told him that I would text him later tonight. He ended up calling me and apologizing, saying he had a bad day and realized he picked a fight over nothing and...
    daretodream17 daretodream17 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Just received 3 letters from my Sailor!

    I cryed happy tears reading all of them Lord knows how much I miss him
    lovestory30 lovestory30 18-21, F 23 hrs ago

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    just found out my marine is getting stationed

    in Cali!! so excited for him although he seems nervous:/ sending my prayers to everyone that is getting their first duty station and for all you girlfriends and wives out there(:
    elliecrow elliecrow 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Yay I got a letter from him!

    ! three actually he wrote them all on the same day. it had been 2 weeks so it was so good to hear from him :)
    dannygirl656 dannygirl656 18-21, F 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    My SO keeps begging me not to cheat on him out

    of nowhere lately. Like we wouldn't even be on the topic and I'll get a text like "don't cheat on me I love you bye" wait..what?!? He's not a cheater so I'm not worried plus he's the biggest germaphobe and thinks everyone has herpes lmao so my mind is at ease but he said he had...
    BelleBun93 BelleBun93 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Look and seeing we are literally one more day

    closer to his return makes me excited. For me it's been a rough week tho, I've been extremely sick this whole week and been resting as much as possible which is hard when I have my kids and work. But I've been doing what I can. I'm just hoping his date doesn't change and that he...
    Ldylvlylcks2002 Ldylvlylcks2002 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    I've gone through a lot this week.

    Along with some really big life changes. I decided yesterday it was time to just be happy. I'm happy because my man has decided to support me in everything. I'm happy because I found a man who loves me unconditionally. I'm happy because I have him and I don't need anyone else...
    amcgarity amcgarity 22-25 9 Responses Oct 3, 2014

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    For all the girls worried about their men

    changing during bootcamp, they don't! Mine didn't, he was the same goofy loving man he was before he left. If anything he's more sentimental and caring.
    Brookeifer Brookeifer 18-21, F 7 Responses Sep 22, 2014

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    Finding myself thinking

    that I am putting more into my relationship with my Marine than he is. And I understand that he is busier during the day than I am... There are just certain things I can't get over. Like, I am two hours ahead of him in time which means that when I'm tired, I stay up all night...
    CaitDamewood CaitDamewood 18-21, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    I wish all of you the best in the military

    journey! Know I am still praying for you and our forces.
    ASHanson ASHanson 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Nite Babe

    I wake up every morning and check my phone looking for a text message or hoping I didn't miss a random call. There's normally nothing. I go through my day working in a daycare practically on my own with nine screaming kids but I try to stay positive about it. The whole day I keep...
    mireya7 mireya7 18-21, F 36 Responses Feb 28, 2011

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    Days are weird. They don’t always make sense.

    One filled with inconsolable sobbing, followed by the next with unexplainable happiness. It sucks. It’s hard. It’s a constant whirlwind of emotions, many which you never knew existed. Every time you think things are about to even out, you wake up in tears; you roll over and...
    ProudArmyFiance13 ProudArmyFiance13 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 29, 2014

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    Hey ladies! I'm writing my English paper

    comparing military relationships to regular relationships. Do you guys have any really good points I should make?
    NicoleBrand NicoleBrand 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Just reading the posts from this topic make me

    remember I'm not alone in the struggle and calm me down. Thanks so much to everyone who posts their experience (good and bad) no matter where your bf and you are in your journey- so people like me have somewhere to go and read when we feel pissed off/sad.
    KJPKelsey KJPKelsey 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    My Baby is HOME!!!! 😁😁😁 oh my gosh

    after 9 long months , my baby came home to me. I'm having the time of my life and wouldn't change a piece of it. He's my world, my everything. Everything we do excites me. The first night he came home I was in the shower & I came out, he was on the bed. My whole heart dropped...
    ArmyGirlfriendDXB ArmyGirlfriendDXB 18-21, F 10 Responses Sep 9, 2014

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    In a military relationship,

    getting married or engaged at a young age is normal. Because to us we probably don't have forever, but we have right now. So we take it, and appreciate it. That's why we decided to grow up faster and be the spouse of someone in the military. We chose to put things aside for our...
    LovingASoldier320 LovingASoldier320 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 30, 2014

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    I really hope they let my marine get leave

    for my prom and graduation.. I really would love to have him be there on the day I graduate
    Nmxx7 Nmxx7 16-17, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    Anyone live or lived in NC?

    ? I'm planning to move there next spring to be with my bf & am starting to search for apartments & jobs out there... just trying to see what's available as of now and what I'm getting myself into lol. I'm living in LA (born & raised here in the city, spoiled by the great...
    KaleJay KaleJay 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It's been a crazy few weeks.

    He came back and worked then we had our wedding a week ago and have spent the past week on our honeymoon. God must be on our side because everything went so smooth with the military. A few of you asked for pictures and I only have one but I love it. Wish you were all there...
    amcgarity amcgarity 22-25 10 Responses Nov 24, 2014

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    Dear girls who can drive five minutes to their

    significant other and not spend over 500 dollars on a fight to maybe see him for a Few hours on the weekend: Understand how truly blessed you are. Sincerely all military girlfriends, fiancé's and wives who are not anywhere close to who their hearts desire.
    amcgarity amcgarity 22-25 3 Responses Jul 27, 2014

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    My boyfriend got denied leave

    for May, so I won't see him for our anniversarry. :( But on the bright side, he did apply for leave in June! Soo keeping my fingers crossed!!
    kellykelly95 kellykelly95 18-21, F 19 hrs ago

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    I'm going to rant, i'm having a pretty bad few

    days. Firstly my boyfriend tells me he can't come home on Friday, and it has to be Sunday, so there's me like oh my god why can't you, that sucks, blah blah. Turns out its actually his own fault, because he got arrested on a night out with his friends on Saturday and for his...
    DollyR12 DollyR12 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Today's the day. The day he finally comes home.

    The one that I've waited for for 6 months. After today I'll leave with him. Nervous but excited :)
    amcgarity amcgarity 22-25 7 Responses Oct 31, 2014

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    When girls talk about having to go ONE WHOLE

    WEEK without seeing their husband or boyfriend, I'm just like "please shut your mouth." Girls that aren't milsos just have no clue at all.
    juliemargaret juliemargaret 26-30, F 6 Responses Jul 9, 2014

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    I've been dealing with a lot of **** on my own

    that I wish I had someone here for me. My bf was supposed to go back from the field on 3/22. Well leave it to the Army to not follow through with plans... What's new?? Bad day at work, stressing about my algebra test and passing my Econ class, feels like I can't get caught up...
    KJPKelsey KJPKelsey 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I am not a Military Girlfriend; I'm a girl in

    the military. This is a message to all of you military girlfriends. I'm deployed right now, I go days and months without being able to get to a phone, just being in the field. Not able to write or email or anything. When we're deployed it's like time stops, and everyone back...
    amber1y amber1y 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 8, 2014

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    Dear Civilian Girl

    "Dear civilian girl, You complain that your boyfriend has worked late all week and have barely seen him. -I look forward to the two weeks a year we spend together. You complain because he doesn't call you enough. -My heart is thankful for the 15 second phone call I got last...
    AFWife318 AFWife318 18-21, F 26 Responses Nov 17, 2011

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    Today is one of those days that's just dragging

    by. ugh. Almost have month one out of the way. 4 months left to go.
    niarafuller niarafuller 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    Well this is awesome!

    I'm sick for the third time during his deployment! And this month hasn't been much better. My poor daughter has had croup, a head cold, a yeast infection and a uti. And now I'm sick. Ummm March you can be done now we've gotten enough illnesses to last us. So now I'm not allowed...
    Ldylvlylcks2002 Ldylvlylcks2002 26-30, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    So many things to think about

    and plan :) I'm nervous but excited. I'm gonna be a wife soon.
    Tiffybear23 Tiffybear23 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    BelleBun93 BelleBun93 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 31, 2014

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    Not everyone is fit to be a girlfriend of a

    Military Man, whether he be at boot camp, AIT, deployment, or training. But you must choose to let them go in the beginning or be by their side from the beginning to the end. The truth is no one is ready to take on this life, but for those that stick by them til the end it is...
    mrsgallegos mrsgallegos 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 12, 2014

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    Am I seriously considering flying to Chicago to

    surprise my boyfriend at graduation? Call me crazy.
    BrennaJoy BrennaJoy 18-21, F 8 Responses 1 day ago

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    Found This Online! It Is So True! (you Know You're A Military Gf When...)

    You know you are a Military Girlfriend/Wife when..1. You don't mind a phone call waking you up at 4 a.m.2. You tell people that ask that he's 'only' been gone a month.3. The smallest contact (short email or 2 minute phone call) from your man makes your entire week!4. You cry over...
    rowergurl rowergurl 18-21, F 31 Responses Apr 1, 2011

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    Hey ladies, don't know

    if you heard about this. I've read a lot about it, so I'm assuming it's true. Not what to believe but it freaks me out. Any of you know about this? http://www.cnn.com/2015/03/23/us/online-threat-isis-us-troops/
    ashleywarren96 ashleywarren96 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm Proud of Y'all...

    Well, obviously I'm not a girlfriend (being a guy and all that) but I'd just like to say to all of you that as a veteran, I'm proud of you all for your love and commitment to our men in uniform. As one who was once deployed for two tours in a very nasty little war, I salute both...
    kapital kapital 61-65 21 Responses Jul 18, 2008

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    It's only been a few days

    since he left for boot camp and I cannot stop thinking about him :( I hope to receive a letter from him soon! :) Patiently waiting
    KSecrest KSecrest 18-21, F 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    It's easy to walk away

    and date a civilian. But instead we wake up to an empty side of the bed, we check our phones every seconds hoping for that 5 minute phone call or three word text, we break down and cry when we miss him, we force that smile because the pride and love for our men is stronger than...
    LovingASoldier320 LovingASoldier320 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 30, 2014

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    You know you're in love with a military man

    when..... You make friends with strangers online because they're the only ones who can relate.
    LovingASoldier320 LovingASoldier320 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 24, 2014

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    BOOKED MY TICKET TO GERMANY!

    ! I'll be there for 3wks. Booked our "Birthmas" trip (Birthday + christmas since my soldier's bday is on christmas eve) 8 days, 3 countries- Dublin, Paris and London then back to germany. Christmas in Paris, New Years in germany. 4mths since I've seen that face. Not since the...
    BelleBun93 BelleBun93 26-30, F 6 Responses Nov 20, 2014

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    Boot camp ends in 3 weeks!

    ! I am so excited and although Ive had my bad days time really has flown by
    rainemew1 rainemew1 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    today I just found out my marine will be

    deployed in two months near my birthday, it wasn't supposed to happen and has screwed up all of our plans
    shnny1 shnny1 18-21, F 2 Responses