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I Am A United States Air Force Girlfriend, Fiance Or Wife

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    Soooo I decided to send a little care package

    to my boyfriend for Christmas. He's currently stationed in Alaska. I just put a couple of his favorite things in. Hot chocolate with marshmallows, a mug, rice Krispy treats, candy canes, a decorated stocking, a big chocolate chip cookie, multiple packs of hand warmers and a...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2015

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    my boyfriends parents told me I could go to his

    graduation and all I had to worry about was my plane ticket. he told me tonight that his mom is buying my ticket for me. I don't even know how to thank her.
    hnicoleoxox hnicoleoxox 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 3, 2015

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    ***update Well graduation was everything

    and more! I was just so happy to finally see him and kiss him. I wanted to jump on him and attack him every second but I knew that I couldn't. Learning to swallow my pride and follow their rules I guess. But when we were alone, he definitely snuck in some kisses. Is snuck even a...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 20, 2015

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    Tech school seems like it's going by

    so slow..:/ my Airman is a month and a half in and it's so much easier than basic only in the sense that I get to talk to him every day. But sometimes that makes it harder because I can talk to him but I can't go see him. I miss him so much that it hurts, we talk about how when...
    Tiffanyj52 Tiffanyj52 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 2, 2015

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    Would anyone know in how much communication to

    expect during a deployment. My boyfriend and I before would communicate on skype and video chat everyday, and now he normally will go two days without messaging me. This is my first deployment and I understand that some days he cannot always talk to me.
    eguerrette eguerrette 22-25, F Dec 10, 2015

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    Glad to have found an outlet to finally vent to

    a crowd related to me in more ways than one. Becoming a United States Air Force girlfriend has been one of the biggest changes in my life recently. I love the change though, I've met so many nice and caring people.. It has been hard, I must admit. My boyfriend left for bmt at...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 20, 2015

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    I miss my airman so much :( I get to see him in

    a month though. Time is moving pretty fast.
    KeturahP KeturahP 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 7, 2015

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    It's finally here. My boyfriend is leaving

    tomorrow morning to go to fort Sam Houston! He gets his phone back tonight && on top of all of this, I start my new job tomorrow morning. This day couldn't get any better. Well unless I get another phone call. This week went by really slow intentionally but it's over now. Thank...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F Sep 27, 2015

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    So, my boyfriend left to go to meps today

    and he had to gain 5 lbs. before tomorrow when he will be weighed. If he didn't gain the weight they won't let him go and while i'm supportive of him I feel so guilty that underneath my support I don't want him to make weight. He know's the way I feel and that I support all the...
    krroethle krroethle 18-21 2 Responses Nov 3, 2015

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    Yesterday my boyfriend left to go back to base

    in Wichita Falls. We only got to be with each other for a week but I enjoyed every bit of it. The only sad part is I have no clue when we will see each other again with me still being in school and him being 4 hours away. I cried like a big baby when he left, even before he left...
    dnw16 dnw16 16-17, F Jan 3

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    It's been a while since I've posted on here.

    But that doesn't mean I don't check up on my fellow Air Force sisters and others sisters in other branches as well. It's finally November. My boyfriend has been at fort Sam since September 28. Initially he told me his tech school duration would only be 24 week days plus the...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 1, 2015

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    UGH I am not handling this deployment well.

    .. My husband and I have been together for 4 years. When he went to basic training we had only been together 5 months so since we are married now being apart is COMPLETELY different ... Like and he is 15 hours ahead of me time wise and today is only day 6 and I'm losing it.
    carealot96 carealot96 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 17

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    Graduation

    My fiancé is leaving for basic Nov. 5 and I am kind of freaking out. My question is, what happens for graduation. Do I have to do anything, what are the procedures, will I get any one on one time with him, etc. For those of you that have already gone through this please leave...
    mykes mykes 18-21, F Oct 28, 2013

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    Life can be funny sometimes.

    One moment you are single as single comes the next minute you find your best friend and love of your life and soon after you realize he will be gone for 21.5 weeks. I never thought I would end up in this situation but I am extremely happy I did! Can't sleep just up thinking of...
    ErinChanel ErinChanel 18-21, F Sep 22, 2015

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    Well he's all settled in at fort Sam.

    Finally got to talk to him after a long day at work. There's nothing better than hearing him say I love you. I'm so happy that he has his phone back. Nothing has changed, and I'm forever grateful for that. He was really tired so it was a short call. Just glad to hear his voice...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F Sep 28, 2015

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    I need Air Force girlfriend friend .

    Girls that can relate to how I'm feeling !
    Laurxo417 Laurxo417 18-21, F Apr 26, 2015

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    Well these two weeks have been the best ever

    with him. Big changes ahead of us, but it's what we're all built for, right ladies? Or at least we have to keep telling ourselves that until we finally start believing it. Because I know I often make it seem like I'm just fine when nine times out of ten I probably just cried my...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2015

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    Things Not To Say To A Military Significant Other

    1. "Aren't you afraid that he'll be killed?" This one comes in at number one on the "duh" list for every military wife. Of course we're afraid. We're terrified. The thought always lingers in the backs of our minds -- but thanks, brilliant, you just brought it back to the front...
    anotherinnocent anotherinnocent 26-30, F 12 Responses Apr 14, 2011

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    skyeccaa skyeccaa 26-30, F Jan 10

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    Well, the first week of my freshman year of

    College is over, and my boyfriend is doing great in basic:) only 34 days until I get to see him! I knew he was going to join the Air Force when I started dating him but I didn't know how much of a change it really was. I'm so thankful to this website for introducing me to people...
    Tiffanyj52 Tiffanyj52 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2015

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    My boyfriend left for basic training yesterday

    and so far its been hard on me. Having to transitioning from being with him all day every day to going months until i see him again. He called me This morning before he left and i broke down crying,watching videos of how basic training is and what he's going to be going through...
    tiffylexi tiffylexi 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 19

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    My boyfriend had to wait longer

    for a contract than everyone expected but has now been at basic for week. I am okay. Life still goes on and it has been hard mostly for me and his mom. His dad has been great and checks on me every day or two. He showed me videos of what they do at basic and showed me where...
    Nichole15 Nichole15 18-21, F Nov 10, 2015

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    I almost gave up on my relationship with my

    airman until I found this site. You guys give me hope! Thanks! ♥ If you have any advice for Tech. School please feel free to share! i'll take any advice i'm given. Thank you all. ♥
    ArtishaW ArtishaW 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 27, 2015

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    Meeting The Love Of My Life

    Couple of my girlfriends and I decided to go out for some Saturday night dancing and drinking. Meeting a guy was the last thing on my mind that night. We got to the club and immediately started taking shots and after the shots went straight to the dance floor. About an hour...
    Import86 Import86 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 19, 2013

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    This Sunday I start driving down to go to my

    boyfriend's graduation!!! 6 days till we leave!!! 9 till I see him!!! I'm so excited!!!!!!
    krroethle krroethle 18-21 1 Response Dec 14, 2015

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    lenecc11 lenecc11 26-30, F Nov 4, 2015

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    Me and my boyfriend are about thre months into

    the long distance relationship while he is now in tech school. I am feeling extremely sad about him being gone more and more. It seems impossible to do this till i graduate college. (I just started this year) i feel alone and that everyone gets married and doesn't have to deal...
    poreoticz poreoticz 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 8, 2015

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    Both of my husbands were military servicemen.

    Let me qualify that statement. My first husband was a Major in the USAF. He died on September 11, 2001 when the plane he was on hit the Pentagon in Washington D.C. My second husband retired as a Lt. Colonel in the USAF.
    olderblondemom olderblondemom 51-55, F Dec 22, 2013

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    There are numerous older men in the world

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    julieccaa11 julieccaa11 26-30, F Dec 10, 2015

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    One day left! We'll be heading out tomorrow

    night! I'm so ready to see him. Everyone keeps asking me if I think he's going to propose to me. Honestly im not suspecting anything. But it would be nice if he finally did. We've talked about it numerous times and he always says he wants to wait until next year. I mean I have...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 15, 2015

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    Got a call tonight around 7.

    I was so glad to hear his voice even though I just left him Saturday. I'm beyond ready for him to get his phone back next Monday. Surely this week would go by slow on purpose right?! lol but hopefully I should be getting another call this week. Every call makes it just a little...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F Sep 20, 2015

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    What a great morning!

    I simply cannot stop smiling. Had an amazing conversation last night with my Airman before I went to sleep. I slept like a rock and had wonderful dreams of our future life together. 😊 Woke up to a "Good Morning Gorgeous" and a short conversation full of I Love You's! I still...
    AllForHerLove AllForHerLove 31-35, F Feb 27, 2014

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    coryleecc11 coryleecc11 26-30, F Oct 10, 2015

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    My boyfriend left for basic about 2 weeks ago.

    I have only received graduation information. No letters :(
    Atleemarie Atleemarie 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 17, 2015

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    I sent off my first care package yesterday

    for my baby. If you're a creative person it's definitely a fun or crafty project. He's such a fattie at heart, so of course I sent him a lot of snacks. I sent him some other things that he needed. I wrapped everything individually in cute baggies with ribbon. I also left him a...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F Oct 9, 2015

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    Although I'm frustrated with my bf right now,

    June couldn't come fast enough. I'll have my bf for 3weeks before he's deployed again. Very excited. He makes me angry but I still love him to death.
    A1Csladiie A1Csladiie 18-21, F Jan 8

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    I hate the look and voice I get

    when I say my boyfriend will be serving. The 'you two wount make it'. It's so discouraging, as well as agrivating.
    poreoticz poreoticz 18-21, F 3 Responses May 29, 2015

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    kerenccaa kerenccaa 26-30, F Dec 15, 2015

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    Soooo my boyfriend surprised me yesterday &&

    came home. He's been gone almost 4 months. For the first time ever I was so shocked i couldn't even cry. I watched him sleep last night. I couldn't take my eyes off of him. I've missed him so much. He'll be home for 2-3 weeks. I'm not concerned with the time, I'm just happy as...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F Nov 20, 2015

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    4 days left!!! I was hoping to get a call

    tonight but I didn't. He had his wisdom teeth removed yesterday so I imagine he was probably in a lot of pain. But he did sneak in a little text message telling me he loved me! It's the little things that count, I swear. I also received my last letter today. He sounded so good...
    ebonynicole ebonynicole 18-21, F Sep 13, 2015

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    Day 2 of being reunited with my airman!

    I've missed him soooo much! Hope everyone has an amazing weekend. And congrats to all of you whose airman graduated this weekend. (:
    ArtishaW ArtishaW 18-21, F Oct 31, 2015

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    My Advice To The Young Ladies Thinking About Getting Married To There Military Man (:

    This is advice that I gave to some of the girls that I'd like to share with everyone incase ya'll need it (: The thought of getting married & sttleing down is nice, but it's not for everyone, & sometimes it just doesn't work out in the end AS MUCH AS YOU TRY, but heres something...
    krisalyss krisalyss 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 21, 2011

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    I GOY MY LETTER! I have never been

    so happy about mail! I read it over like 10 times slowly going from excited, happy tears, missing him, and back to happy haha if you haven't gotten letters yet trust me they will come and the wait is so worth it!
    Nichole15 Nichole15 18-21, F Nov 19, 2015

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    My boyfriend has been gone

    for almost a week, and this is the longest time we've ever been apart. Everyone keeps telling me I shouldnt be upset because" its not like we broke up" but they just don't understand. There is so much negativity surrounding him leaving, from people telling me we aren't going...
    cassiemarie19 cassiemarie19 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 15, 2015

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    Bad start to the week.

    really not looking forward to the rest or it. really missing my man right now to count on.
    poreoticz poreoticz 18-21, F Sep 8, 2015