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I Am a New Marine Wife

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    My Marine Just Went On His First Deployment..

    Hi, I'm new to this, but I feel like this will help me alot with what I'm going through. My soon to be husband, is a marine, and he has been on his first deployment for a month and a week now. It has been very hard, as I'm sure you all know, and he is already acting different. I...
    AshleyMariel AshleyMariel 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 27, 2009

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    First Deployment

    I am going threw my first deployment and we had decided that I would move in with his parents so we could save some money while he is gone. It is now to the point though where I am completely sick from the stress of being here. My father in-law has decided to be a complete...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 27, 2012

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    I Halfway There

    Hi. I am a new marine wife and my husband and I just got married a few weeks ago. I am moving down to New Orleans as of the New Year. I am in college and am transferring, but I am feeling quite lonely. I am considering withdrawing from my current courses with a passing grade and...
    CAnderson294 CAnderson294 18-21 Nov 10, 2010

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    My Marine My Hero My Everything

    Hi my name is edna bianey and my marine and i were high school sweethearts he joined the corps senior year and left for bootcamp two weeks after graduation.From the moment i found out he joined i knew what i was getting myself into and how hard it would be but i love him so much...
    bianey bianey 18-21, F Oct 14, 2010

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    azgal2011 azgal2011 18-21, F Mar 29, 2012

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    I Do It Alone

    Any female spouce willing to tlk with me I am crying for support. I need help I need someone other than my husband to tlk to he is the only one who understands I have turned him into my girlfriend I just ***** to him all the time he's awesome but I feel terrible he's not here to...
    XxCowhenxX XxCowhenxX 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 19, 2013

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    I Am A Marine Wife

    I NEVER THOUGHT I WOULD EVER CONSIDER BEING A MILITARY GIRLFRIEND NOR OR LESS BE A MILITARY WIFE BUT THE MINUTE I FELL IN LOVE WITH YOU THERE WAS NOTHING ELSE I WOULD WANT TO BE I WANT TO BE THE ROCK THAT YOU CAN STAND ON THE ROCK THAT YOU BUILD YOUR LIFE AND DREAMS OFF OF THE...
    bianey bianey 18-21, F Oct 18, 2010

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    New Marine Wife!!! <3

    My husband and I have been together for 4 years and married for almost 2 years now!! He is currently at MCT and in 2 weeks will be heading to MOS schooling in NC. Does anyone know if he is aloud to come get me right after MOS schooling?
    Singerpianoldy Singerpianoldy 22-25, F Feb 22, 2010

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    Our Long Road To Paris Island

    Me and my husband have been married for 2 years. The entire time he has been trying to join the marines. At first we had to post pone it because they had stopped taking GED's. So then he went to college for 2 semesters to get the credits he needed. Then he lost the weight he...
    Webstererin Webstererin 22-25, F May 8, 2012

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    I M A Marine Wife.

    I am a new Marine wife, My husband is at mct right now and i miss him sooo much. I have been with him from the start of this. I don't know what i am suppose to do with my time. I love him so much and it seems like everyone tells me i should just leave him. I have been with my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 24, 2011

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    Young Marine Wife

    im 18 and i am married to my wonderful husband wow is a 19 year old marine we live in san diego and have been together for 3 years but just got married in june and i couldnt be happier. we have a puppy together and thats it. my husband is deploying in just under a year...
    marinewife21 marinewife21 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 27, 2009

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    Why Is It So Hard

    I am a new Marine Wife. My husband is in SOI right now and we have a son together he is almost 2 years old. He misses his dad and asks were he is. I don't know what to do when I don't have the answer to a question he asks. I have been with my husband for three years and only...
    evadohrmann evadohrmann 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 9, 2009

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    Dont Know What to Do

    i kinda need some help from a marines wife point of view my husband and i have been together for 2 years and married for 1 in april and we have a son together that is 1 in a month my husband has been in the marines since april well thats when he got out of bootcamp. We havent...
    catenaswife catenaswife 18-21, F 14 Responses Dec 12, 2008

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    I Lost The Love Of My Life...

    Today has been the worst day for me in a really long time. I'm heart broken and torn apart inside. I shut out my husband cause I was trying to be the "strong wife" and ended up being too strong. We have been fighting a lot and over stupid and little stuff, but normally we always...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 24, 2012

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    New Marine Wife Ineed Of Some Advice

    I have been married to my husband for a couple months Now, so I am new at being a marine wife. My husband and I have been going thru some problems, and I have no one else to talk to. My husband has a very bad temper and loves being sarcastic, every little thing he snaps, if I try...
    s25santi s25santi 22-25 Jan 19, 2012

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    I'M Lookinf For Another Grunt Wife?

    The title pretty much states it all. I need another grunt wife that can share experiances from personals to deployment to children. Everything. I don't have any friends here that I ca re late to and or the are civilians and honestly i always get the usual "I know how you feel...
    joiefleeman joiefleeman 18-21 1 Response Feb 22, 2013

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    I Love And Support My Husband My Hero My Marine Always And Forever

    Baby I LOVE YOU SO MUCH I MISS YOU SO MUCH I STARTED MISSING YOU THE MOMENT YOU LEFT AND WHEN YOU TEXT ME SAYING YOU WERE LOOKING FORWARD TO COMING HOME TO MY BEAUTY AND LOVE AND THAT YOU LOVED ME SO MUCH I COULD'NT HELP BUT CRY BECAUSE THEN IT HIT ME THAT I WOULDN'T SEE YOU FOR...
    bianey bianey 18-21, F Oct 17, 2010

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    I Know What I Signed Up For And Disrespect Wasn't It!!

    My husband is in the Marines and he is overseas right now in Japan. It's been about 6 months since I have had him home and I have another 6 months before he gets stationed back here in the states. This past week and half he has been super distant and pushing me away. He won't...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 9, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I guess I should start off by saying hi my name is AnneMarie Ruiz and I have been a new marine girlfriend for almost 2 months now. My boyfriend, brandon, and I started dating...
    LifeOfaMarineGirlfriend20 LifeOfaMarineGirlfriend20 18-21, F Jun 28

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    My Marine left for the academy about two weeks ago. I was wondering how hard is it to have a relationship during they're first year there? I keep hearing that many relationships...
    aliyacharles aliyacharles 18-21, F Jul 10

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    I have a question I recently got married and been getting things squared away so our housing will come through but everyone went on leave a few days after we turned in are housing...
    aconner324 aconner324 18-21, F Jun 30

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    I know a lot of people would think this is weird, but over the past 4 years, I have gotten very close to two teachers, One, my pe teacher and he is lovely, and his wife, (my...
    EloquentGraffiti1 EloquentGraffiti1 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    My Marine changed a lot, and I don't know if I'll ever get used to this new him... I feel like I do SOOOO much for him and he doesn't seem grateful.
    adriare adriare 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    My Marine and I met over a year ago when I was visiting a friend down in San Diego. It wasn't until just a couple months ago that we decided to get serious. While he is stationed...
    lrose3 lrose3 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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    I remember when I joined the Marines. To me it was a start of a new life. I loved it. Getting up in the middle of the night, wearing full kit running 4 miles in pitch black...
    TheRoyalMarine TheRoyalMarine 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I really hate the D word... deployment. I'm new to this military relationship world, and I already know my Marine is leaving in November. Ever since he told me he was being...
    lrose3 lrose3 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    My Marine is at MCT and I just miss him. It's been 15 days since we last talked, and I know he is okay. But I don't like not being able to talk to him. I know it's only a short...
    kbdial1s kbdial1s 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    My boyfriend's now a marine and I'm just more than proud of him for that. He just graduated to become a marine mid late june, he was home for 10 days and he just left back to san...
    jannette7 jannette7 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    i just joined this site i was looking over some of the other posts and the responses ive heard have been really helpful and have helped me get a deeper look into what things are...
    siimplyyliiz siimplyyliiz 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    First, let me start of by saying that I am not trying to offend anyone with this post. Technically, my boyfriend is not a Marine yet, but he’s in bootcamp! And that’s what this...
    alecsgirl18 alecsgirl18 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    Hello all! OK, so I got a very big surprise in a letter today from my fiance that he will have 7 extra days of leave after boot camp. My first reaction was tears of joy, then...
    desiali719 desiali719 18-21, F Jul 4

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    Need advice, Lately some really bad things have been happening to me I asked for the support of my marine to call me at night so I can go to bed. At first he did but then I found...
    Osiris5694 Osiris5694 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    My boyfriend just left for boot yesterday. Luckily he left me his Marine sweat pants sprayed with his cologne so I have a bit of comfort, but any words of advice on how to cope for...
    elliecrow elliecrow 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 14

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    I am so anxious and excited. My fiance will be graduating Marine boot camp next week Friday. I am so excited I can barely concentrate on my work. Every time I think about it my...
    desiali719 desiali719 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    So I miss my boyfriend very much today. You know those days, when you haven't heard from him in a while, and you just can't shake the loneliness and sadness off? What pushes me...
    themarineproject themarineproject 18-21, F Jul 15

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    Okay guys.... So i need some help!!! My marine is coming home this coming sunday from boot camp and i want to get him a gradation present/welcome home........but I'm not sure what...
    martinsgirl martinsgirl 18-21 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    My Marine will leave here in 25 days for boot camp... I have no idea what to do or say or how to feel. He's dreamt about becoming a Marine since he was 8 years old and he's so...
    moer196 moer196 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    It's really hard to talk to other girls who's loved ones aren't in the military. They don't understand what I'm going through. I need military girlfriends that know exactly what I...
    LifeOfaMarineGirlfriend20 LifeOfaMarineGirlfriend20 18-21, F Jul 9

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    When I was younger my dad was in the Air Force so I grew up around planes. Then after 7 years if my life we finally moved to to our permanent home in the states because my dad left...
    Nafiaus Nafiaus 18-21, M Jul 13

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    Before I start, this is going to be long. You have to know the beginning before you can understand the end. KARMA is a big word here so pls keep that in mind while reading...
    arwhap13 arwhap13 31-35, M a week ago

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    A buddy of mine who doesn't support the Marine Corps sent me this acronym M- MY A- AS$ R- RIDES I- IN N- NAVY E- EQUIPMENT. No disrespect to the Marines, Semper Fi.
    Danthecrazyman Danthecrazyman 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    I never knew I'd be dating a marine. Right before we dated we weren't anything serious, I was well aware that he was gonna join but I never planned to like him this much. Its crazy...
    jannette7 jannette7 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My marine called me ! Oh my god felt sooo good to hear his voice after 3 weeks ! :) he gets free time for 4 hours tomorrow so I'm reallllyyy looking forward to that, I'll get to...
    jannette7 jannette7 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    my names Cristina & my boyfriend's name is Luis. it's been a pretty long time since I've posted anything here. and it's mainly been just because I've gotten a hang of being with my...
    cplrsiempre cplrsiempre 18-21, F Jun 30

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    So I'm new here and some things I want you to know about me is that I love boxing most of my family is in boxing and I have 3 brothers in the marines and I'm a very open person I'm...
    yuri34 yuri34 18-21, F 8 Responses Jul 2

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    My ex wife and I have 3 kids. We share custody where we have alternating weeks with the kids. I pay child support and alimony. In addition to that i also pay for my two oldest...
    RichardHertz RichardHertz 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I am 82 years old and remarried a year ago and live on our farm raising cattle. We agreed to sleep in our own rooms and we each have small dog companions to sleep with, as we...
    Len1932 Len1932 70+, M 10 Responses Jul 12

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    My wife and I are hardly talking because of her relationship with a boyfriend she used to have 20 years ago. This boyfriend was her very first in all regards and I know is very...
    tuxiflet tuxiflet 36-40, M 3 Responses Jul 12

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    It is so hard being in your 40s. Everyone has so much past baggage with divorce, kids, and financial obligations. I have been trying to move forward with a man who is getting a...
    rosedl rosedl 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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