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I Am Married to the Army

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    Army Wife Life

    I met my husband in 08 and knew he was different than most guys I knew. Quiet and strong he fascinated me in so many ways.. When he told me he was thinking of joining the military, a year after we started dating, and asked if I would wait for him, I told him not to joke like that...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 8, 2012

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    You Know It's True

    This group is for those of us who know that when we decided to marry our soldier we also decided to marry the army.  We are the silent heroes that move around from place to place, spend time raising a family alone, and have someone else always running our life and where we...
    soldiersweetheart soldiersweetheart 21-25, F Nov 21, 2007

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    Anyone deal with command sponsorship paper work?

    ? My husband is in Korea .. Help lol
    kalz17 kalz17 26-30, F Aug 28

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    Since 06

    Me and my husband met my freshman year and his senior year in high school and now im graduating 2010(may) he's in ft. bragg currently and will deploy summer 2010 to Iraq. we just got married my parents do not know bc they would kick me out and i wouldn't be able to stay in...
    October142006 October142006 18-21, F Sep 23, 2009

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    Army Strong

    I dated my husband all through his basic training or what I would call his world tour..lol Right before leaving to Iraq we got married.Right after I mean 2 days literally he was gone.Pretty much you have to have a strength and respect for the job your husband or wife does.For the...
    ladysmothers09 ladysmothers09 22-25, F May 19, 2009

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    Life As An Army Wife and Young Mom

    I am 21 years old and i got married a little over a year ago and had a baby a little over six months ago. Me and my husband planned on gettin married but not until next year. That is until i got pregnant and he was deploying to Iraq. Long story short, we got married and he...
    wifeysanders07 wifeysanders07 22-25 2 Responses Aug 19, 2008

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    I know, that's not supposed to be possible. People say it's not possible, that I'm deluding myself. I'm looking for a way out, I secretly hate her, we must have a sexless...
    roykirk roykirk 41-45, M 8 hrs ago

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    You'd think after 6 years I'd have this whole moving thing down pat by now, it isn't like this is my first go around with this. I'm still trying to get the kids' rooms together and...
    katinbell katinbell 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 30

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    I have been married to my beautiful intelligent wife for two years and I can honestly say that it is going great even with the few bumps and the adjustments that one has to make...
    AbdulBatinBey AbdulBatinBey 31-35, M 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I'm not married.........yet :)
    Ashley2K14 Ashley2K14 22-25, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Female Almost Ex-Soldier!! While I personally do not enjoy the army at all, I do not feel hate for those who choose it as their lifestyle. I cannot understand it, but I do not...
    marydawn marydawn 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 24

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    So just yesterday my boyfriend left for army basic training, for 7 weeks, and has just arrived to base camp which is where we had to say good bye in text till the next time we get...
    tayrichx tayrichx 18-21, F Oct 28

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    Thursday I found out something extremely exciting yet scary at the same time. I'm pregnant. We're thrilled of course, but I'm really nervous because this is my first and...
    ArmyWifeLaura ArmyWifeLaura 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 1

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    My SIT left for basic yesterday. But comes home in December and we are getting married.. Then leaves again and wont be home till June, I keep telling myself i can do this.. But I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Nov 4

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    I feel that my spouse wasn't ready for marriage. He goes out every weekend with his friends. I left my life to be an army wife and I feel like there was no point of me coming up...
    chanel0408 chanel0408 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    i've wanted to join the army for about two years at least. i don't want to tell my family or anyone because they probably don't see me as someone that would want to . my brother...
    shadowstorm292 shadowstorm292 16-17, F Nov 2

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    I have all the respect in the world when it comes to anyone in the army. It doesn't matter what the government does, don't forget that people give everything in their best efforts...
    TakeMeAway15 TakeMeAway15 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    There! I said it! All other Minecrafters come forth and click "me too" if you're in the Sky Army as well! Anybody that behaves like a squid will be blocked. I won't tolerate...
    YuriXWolfram86 YuriXWolfram86 18-21, F Nov 14

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    I just got out of the Army and I find it difficult to get back into a civilian mind set.
    keayanderson keayanderson 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 24

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    i will be dating my boyfriend for a year on 11/11/14 he is in the army. none of my ends understand what im going through. i am going through the whole military life at a young age...
    Makaylaandtrevor Makaylaandtrevor 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 25

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    why does life have to be so hard thats what i want to know. why is it so hard when you dont get to talk to him rarely ever because he is in the army. why is it that you love him so...
    Makaylaandtrevor Makaylaandtrevor 16-17, F Oct 26

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    I just recently started dating this army guy who I've been talking for over 6 months now he is being deployed to Afghanistan next week, for 9 months. Everything was going just...
    Kimm0918 Kimm0918 18-21, F Oct 28

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    I hope time flies by. Nobody in my life understands how hard it is to be dating a man who is in the army. I see him two times a month if I'm lucky and its four days at a time. He...
    hksmtr hksmtr 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    So my Soldier and I couldn't be together on Halloween so I dressed up like a 1940's USO girl :). It was his grandfather who fought in WWII that inspired him to join the Army. I...
    Iwearhistags Iwearhistags 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    It's taken me awhile to think this over. Honestly for me this was a back and forth decision I've been stuck on for awhile now. But since I'm understanding myself better as I am...
    theghostofpast theghostofpast 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 4

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    Halo halo infantry. Queens of battle follow me. The solider life is the life for me. It's all I ever wanna be. The guns grow hot, the men grow bold. The flag goes down and into...
    Armyhopeful Armyhopeful 16-17, M Nov 8

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    My boyfriend left for the army around October 14th and is at Fort Benning. I havent been able to find any pictures or information through Facebook, but have looked at several other...
    emilynyquist emilynyquist 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 11

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    Even I'm not an Army gf anymore I love thinking about the time when my bf and I met. I surely miss seeing him in his uniform but I'm more proud that he is allowed to live his...
    Tscho Tscho 22-25, F a week ago

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    I dated a friend of my in high school .We never fight the relationship was good but was for short period time but the relationship was shortly lived I broke up with him because I...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    So my boyfriend and I have been best of friends for the last 7 years and he's now been the love of my life for almost a year. He's been talking about the Army ever since I can...
    ArmyGF2014 ArmyGF2014 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    This morning, the love of my life began his journey into the National Guard. He has experienced several Drills over the past few months and now the day has come where it's time for...
    heatherhusskee heatherhusskee 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    My boyfriend just left for basic at FT. Jackson SC. He told that he would get his phone on the weekends (according to one of his sgt's) and we just got off the phone. He is still...
    bishopegrace bishopegrace 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Marriage There are two kinds of things in life, basically: logical, and emotional. Emotionally driven things tend to turn out badly, for me anyway. I’ve been in love 7 or more...
    Regrets472 Regrets472 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    Marriage There are two kinds of things in life, basically: logical, and emotional. Emotionally driven things tend to turn out badly, for me anyway. I’ve been in love 7 or more...
    Regrets472 Regrets472 26-30, F Nov 11

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    Marriage There are two kinds of things in life, basically: logical, and emotional. Emotionally driven things tend to turn out badly, for me anyway. I’ve been in love 7 or more...
    Regrets472 Regrets472 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    Marriage There are two kinds of things in life, basically: logical, and emotional. Emotionally driven things tend to turn out badly, for me anyway. I’ve been in love 7 or more...
    Regrets472 Regrets472 26-30, F Nov 11

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    Marriage There are two kinds of things in life, basically: logical, and emotional. Emotionally driven things tend to turn out badly, for me anyway. I’ve been in love 7 or more...
    Regrets472 Regrets472 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    I never wanted to get married growing up. I talked about it with a couple of friends because that's what girls are "supposed" to do, but I truly wasn't interested. Now that I'm...
    chickiebos chickiebos 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 23

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    I am married to wonderful man who takes great care of me but I sulk over the past I guess... Would you be okay if your husband was friends with someone of the opposite sex? My...
    Nannyxd Nannyxd 18-21, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    One day I would like to be married. I have never experienced marriage before....I always hear that its terrible but I want to give it a go. My partner doesn't want to get married...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F Oct 23

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    I'm really surprised I didn't have a story for this one. What most likely happened is that I was busy at the time and forgot to include it. And then I wrote blogs about how much I...
    SpilledSecrets SpilledSecrets 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 25

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    My husband and I got married because I was pregnant with our daughter, which was fine, but neither of us really wanted to get married. Our families pressured us into it (both are...
    katinbell katinbell 22-25, F 9 Responses Oct 30

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    It's been a long time since I've posted. A lot has happened and so much to say. The divorce finalised over two years ago we lived with each other for the past 2 years, I got to...
    popsydoodle popsydoodle 18-21, F Nov 2

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    I want a lot of odd things from my mate and on top of everything is the fact that I don't want to be married or have kids. For many those two things are the climax of a LTR so a...
    newasexy newasexy 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    Ok, I got married in secret this weekend and am already tired of feeling like I am living a double life. I want to tell my parents, but they will be livid and disappointed. They...
    CheyC CheyC 18-21 Nov 12

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    I was married before I graduated from high school, divorced, and pregnant before I was legally able to drink alcohol so I've had more than a few great lessons prior to reaching...
    PricelessJourney PricelessJourney 31-35, F Nov 14

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