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I Am a Young Military Girlfriend Or Wife

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    I have gotten so many letters in the mail these

    past 2 weeks. I love being able to respond to his letters and actually hear about his days. He offered to buy my plane ticket to see him graduate, and that honestly felt so good. Just to know that he wants to see me as much as I want to see him. He always draws these quirky...
    brennx33 brennx33 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    it feels good to know I'm not the only one

    going through this frustration. respect to all of you ladies, we might be feeling lonely right now but it will eventually pay off once we see our men. makes us appreciate more, that's a fact. stay up!!
    mustloveariel mustloveariel 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 26

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    😔 this is hard /: it really is.

    Being a military wife is not for wimps thats for sure.
    gloangel93 gloangel93 18-21, F 1 Response May 9

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    My husband is leaving

    for basic in 2months and I already miss him. The thought of not seeing him here with me kills me. How will I survive without my rock?
    jane0891 jane0891 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 19

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    I'm scared to move across country to no one

    so I can live with him, even though I would love too. I get my Associates degree in December but I'm also scared if I go I won't continue and get my bachelors and do what I want and need to do. I really do want to move in with him so we're not so far away, only when he deploys...
    Brittaaaaanny Brittaaaaanny 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    My baby is back for today!

    ! I literally pushed everyone out of my way and ran out of my rehearsal when I saw missed calls from my man lol. This girl was like "what's happening?! Why are you do excited??" And I said that my boyfriend called and she looked at me like had ten heads and I said "No, you don't...
    sailorsgf0314 sailorsgf0314 18-21, F 2 Responses May 3

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    Sometimes when the pain is unbearable I would

    always look back and wish I had not entered to relationship as hard to maintain as this.
    xazygreece xazygreece 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My boyfriend is in his 4th week of basic

    training. Right after he left I got the idea in my head that I should start "shaping up," both as a way to support what he's doing and also give him a beautiful girlfriend to come back to. I've always had self image problems and I thought I'd be more attractive if I lost weight...
    Dhalli Dhalli 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Me and another Army wife went out on a all day

    date! Probably the best time I've had since he left!:)
    Carliza0425 Carliza0425 16-17 2 Responses Apr 28

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    A Military Girlfriend’s Guide To “When Does It Get Better?”

    I’ve been on this site for quite a few months now, and I keep seeing the same questions from new military girlfriends: 1. “When do I feel normal again?” 2. “Does it ever get easier?” 3. “Does it get better?” The answers to these questions are: 1. You don’t. 2. It...
    Heismyrightwingman Heismyrightwingman 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 21, 2013

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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...
    chriscc11 chriscc11 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    ...and there goes my Marine

    for almost a month ! I hope this month goes by faasst..
    j37x j37x 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I'm praying for the best right now!

    Not just for myself and my Soldier but for every other girl out there and every other solider out there!!! Ladies, I wake up daily and remind myself I'm grateful my Soldier hasn't fallen!!! Keep strong!!!
    Carliza0425 Carliza0425 16-17 Apr 17

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    Got a phone call from him yesterday!

    ! I was shaking so bad. It felt so good to hear his voice again, even though it was 3 minutes. Anyway just really excited!!
    hesmyeverything98 hesmyeverything98 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 7, 2014

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    Hey everybody! My boyfriend left

    for Bootcamp on September 15 and is finally coming home in 7 days! I have literally never been so excited in my life! So to all those young girlfriends out there getting ready to go through this, it will be okay :) I thought I was going to die but in the end I'm alive and...
    MarineGirl1721 MarineGirl1721 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 3, 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...
    chriscc11 chriscc11 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    Hey Ladies! Gosh it feels like I haven’t

    posted anything in forever. But that’s only because I have been trying to figure out everything. And finally I have. So I have exciting news! I am marrying my soldier and then moving to be with him in January! January 3rd to be exact on the wedding date. I am so excited! Like...
    Vianna1217 Vianna1217 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 11, 2014

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    What are the chances of my boyfriend cheating

    on me or leaving me while in the army ?
    xoalc xoalc 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm freaking out a little bit.

    I reached out to my airman's bestfriend as someone to talk to about him. I expressed my fear that while he's gone, I'm worried he'll change the way he feels about me. All he said was that we can't expect for him to be the same. I know there will be a change in HIM but that didn...
    Stutterdoll Stutterdoll 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Hey everyone so i need some advice on how this

    works. My boyfriend will be done with BMT in september. and then after that he'll be going to tech school for only two months. he'll be done in november basically. and i'm only 17th. So legally i can't get married but he will be permanently stationed where ever in December i...
    christinabazan christinabazan 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I've been posting so much.

    I feel so alone so i guess that's the reason behind it. It doesn't help when everyone in your house is in a ****** mood. Feel like i have no one to talk to about things and what puts a downer on it is people being in bad moods when you just need to be around someone to forget...
    christinabazan christinabazan 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    17 days till my fiancé comes homes

    and 25 days till our wedding 💕 It's been 7 months since I've seen him and I'm pretty nervous about seeing I get butterflies in my stomach thinking about seeing him, is that normal or am I just weird? the time apart between us has been rough and their definitely has been ups...
    odalisr odalisr 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 16, 2014

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    It's been one year since I have posted here.

    Him and I got back together exactly the day we separated one year ago. Everything is just so much better in every way. I want to thank everyone here for the help and support, but I do still have questions. Especially since I moved coincidentally to near where he is stationed...
    BritnyeAE BritnyeAE 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    I HATE those grumpy military wives

    that are against young marriage. Like, it's okay for you to be against it but having age on your side does not make you more likely to succeed. Do NOT try to talk anyone out of it or make a big fuss of their decision. Try until you can't try anymore. We'll never know until we...
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses Apr 25

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    Seriously, Stop It!

    Okay, I'm on several pages on Facebook for military spouses where we can all go and have a laugh together, and to support and encourage each other while our hubby's are deployed, etc. and also on several military spouse groups on here, & I NEED to get this out. Say what you will...
    bnsjms bnsjms 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 25, 2013

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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...
    tessaccaa tessaccaa 26-30, F 22 hrs ago

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    Less than a week for our first move to his

    first duty station...15 hours away from my home state but I am more excited than anything! I'll miss my friends of course but we are all moving and starting lives so we all have means to be able to visit one another. Of course I dislike the packing and getting ready for this...
    brenarmywf brenarmywf 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Hi Ladies, My name is Nia.

    I've pretty much been in the same boat as you guys. My husband is a Navy Veteran. A little about me. Well I'm 19 and my husband is 21, I'm a full time flight attendant for American Airlines, I graduated high school in June 2013. I'm finishing up my junior year of college(online...
    VaniaAbel VaniaAbel 18-21, F Jun 12

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    My boyfriend just shipped out

    for basic this morning and I don't really know what to do. I'm new to all of this and honestly I just miss him a lot. I'm scared for him and I'm just scared in general. I'm 17, and I really just want him here.
    megem4054 megem4054 18-21, F 10 Responses Jun 29

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    My boyfriend asked me to marry him Sunday

    and then had to leave Monday. That's such a hard thing to deal with. So now I'm engaged at 17 and still in high school of course I'm going to get hate and rude comments from everyone but no one understands the situation.. Anyone going through the same thing ?
    Alexisco Alexisco 16-17, F 7 Responses Apr 29

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    This Is To All You Girls

    I'm the girl standing behind you at the grocery store eyeing the latest support our troops magnet while flipping through the pages of Cosmo. the look on her face is complacent, and her thoughts are thousands of miles away . on some military base she's only been describe to threw...
    deleted deleted 26-30 43 Responses Nov 12, 2009

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    Stupid Valentine's Day lol great a day of

    pictures with happy couples red roses and chocolate. I miss my baby :( my valentine is far away...
    Tiffybear23 Tiffybear23 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 13

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    My boyfriend's got 5months left in gagetown And

    I already miss him so much. I just wish school would start up again so that I could distract myself like last semester when he was gone. Instead I'm on vacation trying to relax but doing nothing puts him on my mind 24/7 imagining what we could be doing together and it makes me...
    Juli4 Juli4 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    my Future airman has been gone

    since June 29th... next week july 29th will make it a month that i haven't spoken to him since he left for BMT. So to all u girls getting letters. Cherish them... cause quite frankly , I haven't received one and i doubt i will be getting one. I'm just tired of checking the mail...
    shakursqueen shakursqueen 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I am completely new to being a military

    so I have so many questions and need some advice and I feel I have no support at all. If anyone could comment/message me I don't know exactly who to turn to
    megandb1092 megandb1092 22-25, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    ashv44 ashv44 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 25

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    hey guys! I just started a blog talking about

    my life as a military girlfriend. Im hoping some of you guys read it and use it as a place to talk about your experiences, and it gives you someone to relate with! the link is https://militarygilrfriend.wordpress.com go follow it and ill be posting hopefully every day :) thanks...
    allisonbeswick allisonbeswick 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My boyfriend will be leaving

    for basic soon. I have read a lot and one thing I have heard is don't complain to him. this is where my question comes in. as horrible as this sounds I complain and he knows me for it. I will talk about work and my dad. Complain or talk about it being good. he knows me for that...
    poreoticz poreoticz 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am flying out to my husband's family day

    and graduation and I am so very excited. It's just a few hours out. It has been so long without him. I know there will be harder times in the future but one day at a time, right? I am just going to enjoy every moment I can get with him.
    WynonnaMarye WynonnaMarye 18-21, F 2 Responses May 5

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    My boyfriend hasn't brought up marriage anymore.

    But whenever we talk about the future and his next duty station after he comes home from deployment he'll say like "when we move" or "when we find out where our new station will be" I get really excited because I know he still sees me in his plans.
    piscil piscil 18-21, F Nov 16, 2014

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    soooo living in North Carolina is way different

    than Chicago, but I'm glad I'm finally here with my hubs ?
    j37x j37x 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    I dont get it. I really dont.

    He told me to give him space and that we should take a break but he is still contacting me every sunday givig me a one hour call asking how am i doing and that he loves me.. Why is he doing all of these?
    xazygreece xazygreece 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 12

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    Homesick.. But for my man.

    . Hmm "bae-sick" ?!
    ashv44 ashv44 18-21, F Apr 26

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    Finally got a call from him today :) Nothing

    can ruin my mood! 45 days left of basic training ugh I can do this ...
    MGodette MGodette 18-21, F 3 Responses May 17

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    My boyfriend is in basic now.

    We planned on getting married once he reached his permanent station, but now I'm reading that's it's better to get married in tech school because the process is faster and I will get stationed with him. I wish I knew this before. I don't know whether I should mention this in a...
    Stutterdoll Stutterdoll 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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