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I Am a Navy Girlfriend

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    Todays the day i get to see my sailor living

    his dream of graduating Navy Boot camp. Im so excited to see him!! Only a few more hours!
    Brookeifer Brookeifer 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 19

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    Going to bed with a smile on my face.

    One day closer to seeing our loved ones!! Stay positive ladies! We can do it!;)
    Brookeifer Brookeifer 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    As Valentine's Day Approaches...

    I have always thought Valentine's Day was stupid, but it makes me miss Mikey, of course. I was talking to some of my friends about what they are doing etc.. I was just thinking how lucky we are, their men will probably never write them a love letter. Our civilian girlfriends will...
    jenmac715 jenmac715 26-30, F 6 Responses Feb 5, 2011

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    Today is the day! Hopping on a plane to Great

    Lakes, IL to surprise my boyfriend after his graduation ceremony 💙 I can't wait! Stay strong to the rest of you ladies. Your day will be here soon enough and you won't even be thinking of how much you miss your SO. You'll just be thinking of how much you want to kiss them!
    Gabby161 Gabby161 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 7

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    Booked my nails and hair :) This is really

    happening!!!!!! Tomorrow my boyfriend arrives to his final port and will meet his relief. He has finally finished. There are no words to describe the pride I feel for his amazing work--I can't wait to celebrate his homecoming!!!!!
    waiting4mysailr waiting4mysailr 26-30 Aug 11

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    cynmr cynmr 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I missed my boyfriend's graduation

    because I was on my way to Chicago to see him! We had a great day I can't wait to see him again! ☺️
    tsmith25 tsmith25 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    It's 4 AM and I can't sleep

    as usual because I miss my sailor soo much.. I just finished writing him a letter. 39 more days! I hope it goes by fast! It's so weird transitioning from seeing him everyday for 4 years to no communication at all. He got to call me last week and it happened to be our monthsarry...
    atadas12 atadas12 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Girls, please don't give up on your guy.

    It will get easier, I promise. He needs you now more than ever. If you truly love him and believe he is the one for you, it will be worth it in the end. If you haven't heard from him, don't worry. That doesn't mean anything. Just keep hanging in there <3
    Savanahjoy Savanahjoy 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 28

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    I remember when my boyfriend

    and I saw them live and they sang this song live for the first time.. I got chills because I knew I would be listening to it nonstop when he leaves for bootcamp and here I am doing exactly that. I know everyone can relate to this song <3 I think they're vine famous now for...
    atadas12 atadas12 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    We are all crazy and in love.

    But I am okay with that. Yall have a good night !!!
    1027tnt 1027tnt 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    Navy Girlfriends Prayer

    As I lay me down to sleep. I pray the Lord my soul to keep. To help me clear my cluttered mind. To help me through these desperate times. To bring my love to me all night. In Dreams where everything feels so right. That even if he can't be here, Make it feel as though he's near...
    phattsilyangel phattsilyangel 18-21, F 19 Responses Jan 23, 2010

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    I GOT A PHONE CALL FROM MY SAILOR TODAY!

    !!!!!!!!! So beyond happy!
    hayjays64 hayjays64 18-21, F Apr 17

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    12 hours and 8 minutes till graduation!

    Gah I'm so excited to see my sailor!!
    TheGirlWhoWaits TheGirlWhoWaits 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    SamShamp SamShamp 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    HUGE UPDATE! I haven't posted anything

    since August, but life has been great so far! My boyfriend has been in A school for about 8 weeks now and I talk to him every day. It's nice to know he's happy and he just visited me this past weekend which was nice. Now that Thanksgiving break is coming up, I can't wait to see...
    MsKittyChan MsKittyChan 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    I am no longer a Navy girlfriend.

    As of yesterday I am a Navy wife :D keeping it under the radar from our families and had to share with people who I knew would genuinely understand and be happy for me :)
    SailorLove92 SailorLove92 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 11

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    Spending just a few hours with him last night

    made me feel like no matter what, everything will be alright.
    melycakes melycakes 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    Finally got to see my sailor

    for the first time in 2 months today, he graduated and I'm sooo proud get to spend the whole day with him tomorrow
    Hunterzero Hunterzero 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    This man really does know how to make me smile.

    I love going to bed after reading things like this ☺️ These next couple weeks need to fly by so I can have him back with me.
    Navygirl24 Navygirl24 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    Babes sleeping on the phone at the moment.

    He's so cute! Miss him oh so much.
    xohannahxox xohannahxox 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Girls hang in there! I know how hard some days

    are; but push through it! I thought it would take forever for the day I get to see my sailor and I thought it would never get easier. And some days are easier than others. but at long as you try and keep busy; and write your sailors as much as you can. it will come faster than...
    aly17ah aly17ah 18-21, F Aug 12

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    I'm so thankful for you all.

    I'm glad I'm not alone in this journey <3
    cwaldhoff14 cwaldhoff14 18-21, F Aug 12

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    Those Moments..

    So tonight I'm laying here after writing my boyfriend a letter, and it's one of those nights.. One of those nights where it just feels like you want to go buy a plane ticket and be with him, just be near him, even if it's only for a little while. You miss everything about him...
    smileeforsamm smileeforsamm 18-21, F 8 Responses Nov 12, 2013

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    We sent him off to A-School today.

    I cried, not because I'm sad, but because this brave man chose me to stay by his side. I'm so proud of him. <3
    cwaldhoff14 cwaldhoff14 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    One day, he looked at me

    and said, "Baby, I'm sorry for the Navy thing. I hate to put you through this." I looked him in the eyes and said, "I'm sorry for going to medical school to be a cardiologist." He said, "What do you mean? That's been your dream. I can't hate you for that." I said, "and I can...
    cwaldhoff14 cwaldhoff14 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    Morning ladies, i need to vent

    or maybe some advice I'm not sure. I was going to talk to my sailor about it but he has enough to worry about already so I thought I'd come here first. Last night I went to bed so upset, I really don't have a good idea as to why I was so upset. Just something was bothering me, I...
    Navygirl24 Navygirl24 18-21, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    To All The Girls Whose Men Are In Boot

    I want to show you why you can get through this. Why it is worth it. Just based on the reassurance to all the insecurities I had, which Mathew was able to tell me once he was in A School and had some time to loosen up and start really talking.   I know you're hurting...
    deleted deleted 26-30 41 Responses May 5, 2010

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    Hi everyone! I am new to this site

    but reading everyone's post has made me feel a whole lot better. My boyfriend left for bootcamp on the 1st of October and is graduating on November 26th. It's been soo hard not having him here because we've literally spent everyday together for the past 4 years. The day he left...
    atadas12 atadas12 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    Playing video games..

    . hehe. Makes me reminisce of the old times with him when we'd play together. :) It's been a little over 4 months since I've physically seen and been with him. Oh how I miss him! He's still on hold for the dumbest thing... geez I hope he starts soon. The sooner the better so I...
    xohannahxox xohannahxox 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Acceptance

    I haven't talked to him in over a week. This is the first deployment I've ever had to go through with him. Before I met him, I knew nothing about the military & didn't really care. The last person to be in the military in my family was my grandpa, back in like the 50s. I have...
    ncon08 ncon08 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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    My sailor will be here in less

    than 20 minutes!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! OMG!!!! To say I am freaking out is a total understatement lol...his family wanted first dibs so Friday was moved to Sunday but it doesn't matter anymore but the reunion is basically here. I'm going to cry and he hasn't even arrived...
    waiting4mysailr waiting4mysailr 26-30 1 Response Aug 17

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    Anyone that expects it to be like the movies no

    it's not .... It hurts way more so much more.
    tetznavygirl tetznavygirl 16-17, F Aug 12

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    Wow. I just counted and it's been 140 days

    since I saw him. I miss him terribly.
    sailorsgf0314 sailorsgf0314 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    We finally got his address!

    How long after receiving his address does he get to call? I'm literally keeping my phone in my hand almost 24/7 hoping it rings and turns out to be him. It's been almost 4 weeks and it's easier with each day but still sucks so much. He graduates Nov 26th so little over a month...
    JCAB0603 JCAB0603 22-25, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I finally got the first letter from him

    yesterday! He sent it to his mom, because I forgot to give him my address. Oops :) It was a short but sweet letter. He told me he missed me a lot and that his days seem really long. I also got invited to his graduation (November 26th) 4 days before my birthday! But I don't think...
    ac9914 ac9914 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Ok so I'm about to drop a load on you guys,

    because I need some advice/insight. This has nothing to do with the military. It's just my relationship. As you know, (or maybe don't know) my sailor is on hold before starting C school, unfortunately. So he's been having a lot of time on his hands (hey... I'm not complaining...
    xohannahxox xohannahxox 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm not just saying this.

    I truly am blessed to have find my one and only. Sounds cheesy, but it's true. To have someone that treats me the way I deserve to be treated, to love me unconditionally, and everything in between.... what a blessing! It's funny how life works. It's funny how things may get...
    xohannahxox xohannahxox 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    He got to call me again this week!

    I was literally in and out of sleep all night last night because I was scared I would miss his call if he did. I was kinda bummed because it was already 3 PM & he called at 7 AM last Saturday.. And as I was getting ready for work that same number flashed on my screen and I...
    atadas12 atadas12 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Sometimes, I Wonder...

    There are times I wake up in tears.I can never remember the nightmare that caused them- bits, pieces, but never enough to piece together what occurred entirely. Then I begin to think, and my mind wanders instantly to him. I remember exactly the way he looked in his uniform, the...
    nerdygirl92 nerdygirl92 18-21, F 6 Responses Sep 12, 2011

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    Gah! This is an all around bad day.

    I haven't had one in awhile. It sucks, all I want is for my sailor to hug me and tell me it will be okay. Probably doesn't help any that I've been looking through Pinterest all morning at Navy Wife quotes. Why is it that bad days make me miss him the most? Come on, December...
    Navygirl24 Navygirl24 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Yesterday was amazing.

    Just a few hours today then the long trek home. I could stay forever.
    melycakes melycakes 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    So how does this whole thing work,

    so I'm prepared? Like will he call me or wrote or Skype or what and how often and how will I know when and where to send It to...need some answers?!?!? Plz help!!!!
    cholrach cholrach 18-21, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I can't believe it's almost gonna be November

    already & I get to see my best friend/love of my life soon! I honestly did not think I could do it but here I am almost 3 weeks into it & I'm surviving! 4 years of seeing each other everyday and then this was such a drastic change but I will wait for as long as I have to for him...
    atadas12 atadas12 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Woo-hoo! Rooms at the hotel are being reserved.

    . Getting ready to go to my Sailor's graduation:) September 5th. Let's just hope my Best Friend get those days off at work *fingers crossed* CAN'T WAIT to see my Sailor's accomplishing one of his dreams:) Now I need to stop by the post office after work to send these letters<...
    Azareel9 Azareel9 18-21, F Aug 12

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    Be weary! I've talked to a few girls on here,

    and things just didn't add up. There are some definite fake accounts. So unless you are positive beyond any doubt that the person you're talking to is who they say they are, then give no information about yourself or your SO. Protect yourself, protect the guys and gals in the...
    Redwhiteandpinup Redwhiteandpinup 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Sigh I just got back from his house.

    . I had to pick up his little brother from school today because his parents were at a doctor's appointment. It's so weird being there because it's exactly the same except he's not there.. I went into his room and it felt soo empty.. Lol I was sniffing his stuff cos it smelled...
    atadas12 atadas12 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    This Ones For Us (:

    For all of you who wake up in the morning, lay there for a few moments, trying to swallow the sick feeling in the pit of your stomach as you wonder where your sailor is, or how he's doing...this is for you.For all of you who start a countdown the minute he leaves, and continue to...
    lyssalovesit lyssalovesit 22-25, F 65 Responses Jan 25, 2011

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

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    Non military couples just don't

    even know how incredibly lucky they are to get to see their other half everyday. Or every week. Or even every month.
    Savanahjoy Savanahjoy 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    Got two more letters from my boyfriend today!

    I had a huge smile on my face as I was reading the letters. He told me he thinks about me every night, until he falls asleep. He also wants me to write him tons! (Which I am) I've written seven so far and he's only been gone two weeks. He's met a lot of new and interesting...
    ac9914 ac9914 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    The Wonderful World Of The Emotional Rollercoaster

    Anyone who had a loved one in any branch of the military knows this ride all too well, and sadly for us, it isn't a ride we can get off easily. Just when you have one foot out of the rollercoaster car, the ride takes off again. I am (of course) no exception to this wonderfully...
    MissNavyGirl92 MissNavyGirl92 18-21, F 13 Responses Aug 30, 2011

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    Been spending my whole day crying.

    Had a big fight last night. What a great way to start the week.
    xohannahxox xohannahxox 18-21, F 4 Responses 17 hrs ago

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