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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. 5,619 People

    So I am going to be visiting m boyfriend

    for family day in about a month at Fort Benning and I was wondering if anyone had any experience or advice on things we could do? It's just me going so we won't be able to leave base. Also...outfit suggestions? Haha
    meghan1635 meghan1635 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I know I'm still young

    but the thought of marriage and having children just makes me so excited 😭 I just can't wait until we can be together permanently to start that chapter in our lives. People say to me enjoy college it's the best years of your life. It has been great but the fact that my...
    ddg96 ddg96 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    when he's in a lovey mood

    and sends you cute stuff, it just makes me miss him so much more:( 3 months down. 3 to go.
    elliecrow elliecrow 18-21, F 2 days ago

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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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    Who know the next step in our lives together

    would be this crazy. Looks like we are in for a wild ride. But there's no other man that I would do it with. I love him so much. Baby you are my everything. Can't wait to get this journey started
    Ldylvlylcks2002 Ldylvlylcks2002 26-30, F 9 hrs ago

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    Well he's gone for the summer.

    Mixed emotions right now I honestly don't know. I feel fine but weird at the same time, kinda sad at times but then not at all the next. Ugh. Feelings.
    zeekays zeekays 16-17, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Only a few more days :D I have been waiting

    for so long its hard to believe it's already here!!! I'm so busy these next few days until he comes home that time has been flying by and I'm super happy about that! Im almost a Mrs ahhhhhh!
    Kails13 Kails13 22-25 3 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 32 Responses Apr 1, 2011

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    Hey guys. So I wanted to hear some of your

    stories about going to school while I guess following your Military man. Becoming a nurse is my dream and it's really important I achieve that dream. I'm a young mother and I want to be an influence on other young mothers out there. And I want to give my baby the best life. My...
    selenaalyse selenaalyse 18-21, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    Has anyone ever visited Lackland Air base in

    Texas? That's where my boyfriend is at for tech school. I'm going to go visit him in two weeks and I'm trying to plan things to do that weekend and I have no idea what's around there. If anyone has any suggestions they will be greatly appreciated! :)
    missyyy18 missyyy18 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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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, F 2 Responses Sep 25, 2014

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    Soooo idk if any of you know my story

    but I'm going to put it out there. This is my second military relationship. The first lasted about two years and he was a marine. He stopped talking to me two days before he left for bootcamp. Never got a letter the three months he was gone then one day got a text "I'm home" I...
    amcgarity amcgarity 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 14, 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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    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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    I am a military GIRLFRIEND.

    I know well that I am on the bottom of the chain. However, I committed myself to a military man, knowing exactly what I was getting myself into. It sucks sometimes to rely on immediate family for answers. I am not a dependent and hold a military I.D. card. I'm just the...
    ashleywarren96 ashleywarren96 18-21, F 12 Responses May 7

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    Tomorrow is a super important day

    for us. But unfortunately because of work he won't be able to be with me for what's going on. Kinda bummed but we will get to share all the details alittle later in the day. Here's to the next step with the man I love!!!
    Ldylvlylcks2002 Ldylvlylcks2002 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    OH MY GOD. SO. I was all excited yesterday to

    skype my marine last night because he hadn't skyped in forever. awhile ago our group of friends had a falling out and we hadn't talked to eachother in months specifically his bet friend Branden. he told me Branden would be Bringing over my Valentine's Day gift which as...
    elliecrow elliecrow 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 14

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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, F 8 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 6 Responses Sep 22, 2014

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    Even though he is here,

    he is not the same guy that left a year ago, i miss him and i hope he can be the same guy i fell in love with, I don't know how much more i can take, i also need to feel wanted and get affection, i feel lonely and all i want is my baby back, i know i have things to work on, but...
    val8788 val8788 26-30, F 1 day ago

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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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    Two nights ago he definitely opened my eyes.

    I knew he was going out with friends from class, but I didn't think he'd be out late. I got upset when I found out he had other plans. All I wanted to do was skype with him. I hardly get to talk to him during the week, so when the weekend comes I'm excited because I know I'll...
    ashleywarren96 ashleywarren96 18-21, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    I said yes!!!! Omg I still can't believe I just

    got engaged to my airman yesterday! I love him so much he did a great job! It still hasn't kicked in that this happened :D
    Kails13 Kails13 22-25 15 Responses Oct 10, 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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    So this just might be my mind over thinking

    but there's this girl that he hangs out with a lot that's in his flight and he posts pictures with her on his snapchat story and I asked him about it but he's said that she's just a friend and all that. I don't know what to do. I'm not trying to be overbearing or anything but it...
    missyyy18 missyyy18 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    got my second letter from my boyfriend it was

    probably the most upsetting thing I read it was worst then him going to boot camp why was that letter so hard even tho he is writing me?
    Breezy1434 Breezy1434 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Begin the countdowns.

    24 till you're in touching distance. 40 till we share the same last name.
    amcgarity amcgarity 22-25, F 9 Responses Oct 7, 2014

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    Emm333 Emm333 18-21, F 9 Responses Jun 7

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    First let me just say I would not trade my love

    for anything, although it's hard and I know there will always be hardships, he is so worth it.. But my god, does it ever just really hit you that your man is the army's property, like at the click of their fingers and he could be gone.. Like sometimes I get thinking.. The most...
    ashv44 ashv44 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    dmw93 dmw93 18-21, F 10 Responses May 13

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    The other night my boyfriend

    and I were messaging. We got on the topic of our future. He said he thinks about our future and even future conversations. I asked like what conversations. And he said you'll find out when I come home. That kind of got me freaking out. I couldn't figure out what he was talking...
    Pris1014 Pris1014 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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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 27 Responses Nov 17, 2011

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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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    My bf is my absolute best friend.

    I talk to him more than my actual girl bestfriend and about way more than I do with her. I told my close girl friends something personal yesterday and thought they would care.. No. He cared the most. I'm so so so glad I have him in my life even 2,000 miles away he can still...
    ddg96 ddg96 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day 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 9 Responses Sep 9, 2014

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    I love his mom. I have a lot of respect

    for her... but I hate when I feel compared to her. Sometimes it feels like she's trying to compete with me. It's not a competition! My boyfriend is her baby! I know that! I can't ever take that away from her and I won't try. I'm his girlfriend, I love him too but I'm not trying...
    ashleywarren96 ashleywarren96 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I thought him coming home

    for 2 weeks would be amazing but since he came back he never ask me to hang out its just always me asking him to go somewhere and then he ignored me and didn't tell me he was with his friends. and when I called he lied when I asked him who was with him. he never lied to me...
    karlathol karlathol 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Today I'm missing him more

    than ever. He's been gone for two weeks as of today.
    marebear98 marebear98 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    We have been together

    for about 8 month and My soldier is stationed halfway across the country. I'm here at home and I miss him terribly. It hasn't been easy the last 4 months. I haven't seen him in that time and we've had problems. My family can be negative about him not contacting me and it only...
    Theartsmusic Theartsmusic 22-25, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I got a call for the first time in a while.

    He cried after he told me his information and I tried so hard not to cry because I was at a family function when he called. It's amazing what a simple phone call can do already.
    tiffahnguyen tiffahnguyen 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    I JUST GOT A PHONE CALL!

    !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! He told me he loves me for the first time!!!!! I said it back!!!!! Oh my gosh I'm crying and shaking and so incredibly happy. This was his first contact and all my doubts just went away. I love him so much.
    selenaknichel selenaknichel 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 12, 2014

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    Tomorrows our last day together.

    . Damn. Time goes way too quickly
    zeekays zeekays 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Most of the time I am fine with the long

    distance but some days are harder than others... Tonight just happens to be one of the off days... God, I miss him...
    bps3 bps3 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Finally in Fort Benning,

    GA! Can't wait to see my soldier tomorrow morning :) I'm so excited!!
    MGodette MGodette 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    I just heard from my boyfriend!

    He just got there but his drill sergeant decided to be nice and give him so very limited cell phone time and I just got off the phone with him! I'm so happy and I don't even care if this is a one time thing, I'm just so happy I got to hear his voice and that he decided to call...
    zeekays zeekays 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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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, fiancΓ©'s and wives who are not anywhere close to who their hearts desire.
    amcgarity amcgarity 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 27, 2014

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