I Am Engaged to a Marine (usmc)

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    Need Some Information!

    I'm getting married in like 4 months and was wondering what me and my fiance have to do so I'm able to go with him for his MOS schooling? Also was wondering how long it usually takes to be submitted? I heard sometimes they don't accept you. Which is what scares me the most! HELP...
    chelsss828 chelsss828
    22-25, F
    Mar 21, 2013

    Everyone judges military relationships saying

    that "we're too young to get married" yes we are young. But when we marry our S.O. at 18-21 we are also accepting the fact that at 19, we could be a widow. Something these people who judge us don't experience until much later. We don't have a guaranteed forever, no one does So...
    MarinesGirl94 MarinesGirl94
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2014

    The Unexpected!!

    First of all, i want to wish everyone a Happy late new years, its a little late, but i have really not been on here for a while.... Soooo this New year by far has been the best one of my life, at first i was really sad, and wished i was with all my family in Mexicoo and with my...
    elibri elibri
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jan 12, 2010

    I met Ben in the sixth grade,

    and from that moment, I knew we had something special. All throughout middle and high school we had an inseparable bond, and we have two years of dating to show for it! So far, things have been wonderful....we've survived his thirteen weeks at Parris Island, the few weeks of MCT...
    Misskfrey Misskfrey
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2013

    Just Found Out My Fiancé Put In To Take Leave

    To Come Home In December For 20 Days!! I Hope It'll Get Approved-His Staff Srgt. Said It Most Likely Will Since He Hasn't Left The Island In Over A Year! <3
    Slopez15 Slopez15
    18-21, F
    Oct 10, 2015

    Happy armed forces day to everyone in the armed

    forces! Active duty, reservists and veterans deserve our praise. They put their lives on the line everyday.
    MarinesGirl94 MarinesGirl94
    22-25, F
    May 16, 2015

    Semper Fi Strong!

    I am engaged to my Marine and he will be home next month! I am extremely excited but could use a good support group for the following months after he leaves :)
    Birdy4997 Birdy4997
    22-25, F
    Nov 29, 2012

    It's official, tomorrow morning my fiance

    leaves again to go back to base. It sucks so much because he's taking it just as hard as I am and I hate seeing him upset. I know he'll be back, but it still sucks.
    MarinesGirl94 MarinesGirl94
    22-25, F
    Oct 12, 2014

    Trusting In Us

    My Marine is two thousand miles away, and yet I still don't think I will regret my choices. The wedding date is set for May 27. I won't be going on the Mercy Ship like I have always planned on, and I won't be attending the college I always thought I would, but I'll have him...
    Hanker2010 Hanker2010
    18-21, F
    Feb 6, 2010

    Fiance (:

    me and my fiance have been engaged for 6 months, (: hes been gone but i love him so muchhhh!
    marycolleen marycolleen
    16-17, F
    Aug 30, 2012

    Stuck

    We are 20 years old and have been dating since we were 14.  We were engaged last Christmas (07).  He has always wanted to be a Marine and we have argued about it back and forth for the last 3 years.  Just the thought of not being with him everyday like we have been...
    lagata816 lagata816
    18-21
    1 Response Jun 26, 2008

    From Here To Eternity

    My Marine just asked me to marry him❤❤❤ Am so happy right now. He is in Afghanistan right now and will be home in a year, that sucks. Love him so much.
    Amje Amje
    31-35, F
    Nov 21, 2012

    Confused!

    I am enged to my marine who has been away for a year now, I met him online and we talked for 4 months thru IM's...then he came down we finally met, I spent a week with him and fell completely in love with him and this is my first relationship with a marine, especially one over...
    slvsprs slvsprs
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 13, 2012

    He Is My Whole World...

    My fiance and I got engaged in October. He is in Okinawa, Japan right now. And to be quite honest I haven't even seen him since I moved from Oregon to Texas 3 years ago. We were together for almost 8 months before I left and we didn't speak to one another for almost the 3 years I...
    MandaRose09 MandaRose09
    16-17
    1 Response Jan 25, 2009

    A little less than 2 months

    until I can hold my marine in my arms and never let go. We've gone 2 months without seeing each other before so I know it's getting very close to the end of his deployment and I am so excited.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 5, 2015

    Cinderella? I Think Not

    My fiance is in Fl. He went back today after a three week leave for the holidays. I miss him already. We were going to get married while he was home, but his Sgt "strongly suggested" waiting. So as a special note to all the girls who are swept up in believing that you...
    Hanker2010 Hanker2010
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 3, 2010

    Still Waiting ~ Wondering

    I am engaged to a Marine. I didn't think we'd really make it through basic training, but we did. And now we're engaged. For 3 months all got was a few letters and two 3 minute phone calls. And now he's in North Carolina, and I have no way to contact him, and something is wrong...
    Hanker2010 Hanker2010
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Oct 15, 2009

    Believing

    I met my fiance three years ago this summer. We were both young, I was 15 and he was almost 17.  It did not take long for us to fall in love, the first time he told me was only 2 weeks after we started dating and I knew there was something there. Ever since then the...
    usmcbell usmcbell
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 3, 2010

    I Miss Him....

     We got unofficially engaged since he is usually away. I met him while at Meps, he went to boot camp and then I saw him again three months later. We got engaged 3 months after, and I am crazy n love with him. We are getting married in June 30th, 2009. He is 9 years younger...
    losspacheco losspacheco
    26-30, F
    Mar 28, 2009

    My Marine

    I am the Fiance of a United States Marine. My Marine is a LCPL and he is amazing! We met our Junior year of High School and we dated for 6 months then broke up and got back together 6 months later and again it didnt work out(unfortunately) we were to young to be gettin as...
    theloveofhislife theloveofhislife
    22-25, F
    Sep 19, 2009

    Lance Corporal Cloud's Fiance

    My Marine came home from MCRD September 17, he proposed on September 21. I was so happy, all my dreams came true in that moment because nothing means more to me than him! We started dating March 1, 2008 when we began our long distance relationship (living 3 hours apart) after...
    march12008 march12008
    18-21, F
    Oct 5, 2010

    I Love Him

    took my marine to the airport to take him to mct and mos his schools a year :( i miss him so much..
    marycolleen marycolleen
    16-17, F
    Aug 28, 2012

    Im New :)

    hey guys well this is just kinda a background post. i just got engaged to my marine Zack two nights ago. we have been together since the summer of 2008 and have had our ups and downs but i love him no matter what. i havent seen him since christmas and wont again until the 4th...
    Lcplgirlfriend Lcplgirlfriend
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Feb 28, 2010

    It's been a minute since I've been on here

    but after everything, he proposed :)
    Semperfi1025 Semperfi1025
    18-21, F
    Oct 26, 2015

    I've ran into my fiance three times

    before we started out and I never really realized it until after we started dating. We've been having hard times with both sides of the family. They just don't like each other, but we never let that stop us. Here we are 3 years later and I just got back from the army...
    neni671 neni671
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 1, 2014

    Engaged

    hEY everyone my name is edna and im engaged to my high school sweetheart my marine my world my everything. we been dating since junior year and graduated in 07 we are getting married in october 16 of this year im so excited there is so much planning we been through so much i...
    bianey bianey
    18-21, F
    Mar 21, 2010

    Walking Alone

    Hi, I am engaged to a marine and not only do I know nothing of what to do or expect with this but he is also a Nigerian. I have to say that our relationship is one heck of a ride. No one in my area nor in my circle of friends can relate to what I am going through at all. I just...
    emays1 emays1
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 22, 2012

    Fast and Furious

    I've always known my fiance wanted to be a marine, i just didnt think it would come this fast :) We got engaged unoffically in march (we only told a couple of people and he didnt have a ring) and then offically in may on the day of our high school graduation in front of both of...
    Syringx2 Syringx2
    18-21
    1 Response Sep 3, 2008

    My Soon To Be Marine

    My Fiance Jeremy and I met on May 6 2011... I was going through the hardest time of my life, I had to switch schools, I was severely depressed, had PTSD, and was dealing with the after math of molestation... Jeremy and I had started talking on FB about two weeks before he invited...
    kelseymaggi15 kelseymaggi15
    16-17, F
    Sep 10, 2012

    Getting Engaged In Feb

    ok so I met my marine a year ago but never really talked much . He came back home in November for his father who passed away. We started talking in December and on Christmas he asked me to be his girl friend I know I'm crazy about him and I know I'm in love I've told him how I...
    Marinesbaby91 Marinesbaby91
    18-21
    1 Response Dec 29, 2010

    Getting Married Soon Need Advise

    Hi my name is janet and am getting married to my marine soon. My marine want to live on base what are the things we have to do to get a place on base? How does it works? Is living on base so differnt from living off base ?
    daydreamer107 daydreamer107
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 5, 2012

    Watching the news is very depressing.

    My honey tells me to believe almost nothing it says about what's going on overseas. Still can't help but to worry. I pray my marine makes it back safely everyday tho. It's all good
    NekkiaB NekkiaB
    22-25, F
    Mar 25, 2015

    Heyyy

    my boyfriend asked me to marry him in the first letter i got and i said yes lol and then this letter i got today which consits of three letters he told me he ordered a ring for his graduation qucik question are they allowed to do that and im kinda curious when hes gunna do it...
    MarineGirlfriend91 MarineGirlfriend91
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 29, 2010

    My Prince Charming & I'm Engaged To A Former Marine

    Ok so here it goes Recently me and my man got back together we had a falling out but made up when you truely someone its meant to be then make it that way anyway I thought he was cheating and he wasnt, was his good friend like i have good friends Then I couldnt make up my...
    MeemsMimi MeemsMimi
    22-25, F
    Dec 13, 2009

    The Most Amazing Man :)

    My name is Sarah and I met my fiance Trevor almost 3 years ago. We became instant friends and once we started dating he taught me how I was supposed to be treated by a guy. We had only been dating a month when he left for bootcamp, so our whole relationship has been either me...
    gamblesgirl21 gamblesgirl21
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 11, 2012

    Hi Everyone

    so i got my first letter from my Recruit hes in Parris Island and he asked me to marry him in his letter it was really sweet   but some girl at my work pissed me off saying why didnt e just call u or come up and ask you   i was like reallly??!?!!??!  i...
    MarineGirlfriend91 MarineGirlfriend91
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 3, 2010

    I Am Engaged to a Marine (usmc)

    My fiance and I have been dating for almost a year. I am 17 and he is 22. We will be getting married a month after I turn 18 which would be March 2010. I will still be in High School and my family says I'm to young. I am old enough to know what I want. I know that no...
    marinesfiance2010 marinesfiance2010
    16-17
    Apr 3, 2009

    Sooooo ready for the summer

    and to see my damn man already!! I'm losin my mind. 😈
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 29, 2015

    I'm Engaged!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    It's so amazing how u don't expect it. =) OMMMMMMMMMGGGGGGGGGG!!!! I can't believe it...I'm suddenly a fiance...and not just anyones'...HIS!!! The love of my life wants to love me for his life. I swear, if I actually knew anyone I could grab their hand and jump up and...
    lildarlinluv lildarlinluv
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 10, 2010

    It's Been About Two Months.....

     it's been like two months since i saw him last.... he proposed like 3 months ago... and him and i have been together for like 4 months almost 5... but we've been great friends for 3 years.... sadly we just found out that he's going to be deployed soon... *pouts* imma miss...
    ilovepfcanh ilovepfcanh
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 24, 2009

    I am engaged to a man in he USMC

    but he isn't active anymore even though he still is a marine. I love him dearly and I wouldn't trade him for anything in the world not even all the wealth and power in the world ! pic is us :3 <3
    KL30 KL30
    18-21, F
    Mar 10

    He officially proposed to me tonight!

    I'm flying home for two weeks tomorrow and he wanted me to have the ring to show my family and friends. We went to the park and he brought my favorite, peanut M&Ms! So we were sitting on the park bench looking at the sun setting and as usual, I was holding my hand out and he...
    Livvy2 Livvy2
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 13, 2014

    Oh Lord. Me Too.

    My boyfriend asked me to marry him a few days before he left for boot camp a week ago. I said yes of course but the actual marrying will be going down after I graduate and he finishes his 5 year enlistment.
    MarineGirl15 MarineGirl15
    16-17, F
    Sep 14, 2010
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