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I Am the Girlfriend, Fiance, Or Wife of a United States Marine

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    Marine Prayer

    "Dear Lord, before I close my eyes to sleep, I pray thee, Lord, his soul to keep. Keep him here, safe and sound. Keep his boots on American grounds. Allow him trips to go back home. Give us time for our love to grow. But when the day comes, and we're oceans a part, give him peace...
    Lizhernandez Lizhernandez 22-25 1 Response Dec 21, 2012

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    His MOS got changed, it was communications

    now he's an electrical equipment repair specialist.. Anyone know how long that schooling is? Or anyone's SO have that job? (:
    emmatee emmatee 18-21, F Apr 7

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    8 Tips For Surviving Deployment

    I found this online today and it made me cry. I realized today how rough this is going to be, but also how sure I am that he is worth it. I love him with my entire heart and could not ask for a better marine. 1. Go with the flow and make use of technology (IM, email, pics...
    Shantastic2016 Shantastic2016 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 28, 2013

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    Marine Girlfriend: definition The strongest

    girls that God paired with the toughest guys. They are loyal and faithful to their men no matter where they are. They are willing to wait an eternity to be with their men.
    HisProudMarineGirlfriend HisProudMarineGirlfriend 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 8

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    It is so sad to find out

    that a marine shot and killed another marine while on duty at the front gate. I am grateful that my husband was home at the time and was safe. It must be torture waiting to hear from your marine to make sure they are okay and wasnt involved in the shooting. I can only imagine...
    MarineGal07 MarineGal07 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    Since I've last posted my issues with Jon have

    been resolved. Things definitely got worse before they got better but they got better and that's all that matters. A couple weeks ago he flew me down to California to see him for his first off-base liberty. It was a hectic weekend and I was extremely sick the entire time. I was...
    baileyconeal baileyconeal 18-21, F Mar 26

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    A Marine Girlfriend's Prayer

    Soo, I was just sitting here bumming around waiting for a call from my marine when I stumbled upon this super dooper cute/tear jerker of a prayer some how. "Dear Lord, before I close my eyes to sleep, I pray thee, Lord, his soul to keep. Keep him here, safe and sound. Keep...
    Paigerina Paigerina 18-21, F 111 Responses Jul 27, 2008

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    Going to Cali in seven hours to see my amazing

    bf graduate from basic!!! So incredibly excited!
    MarineGirlfriend0810 MarineGirlfriend0810 18-21, F Apr 2

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    amandaterbush amandaterbush 18-21, F Mar 26

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    Usmc Love Handbook :)

    I got this from another group and i absolutely loved it!!the person that posted this said they found it on google :)its sooo perfect <3USMC Girlfriend Handbook1.Don’t count on anything.2.Don’t listen to anyone on the outside. All you will get is negative remarks, which...
    HanGayle14 HanGayle14 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 1, 2012

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    He sent me a Valentines Day gift!

    !! He double checked my tshirt size Sunday so I assumed I was getting a tshirt sometime. He 2-day shipped me a USMC girlfriend hoodie with a note saying "I love you! Happy Valentines Day!" Talk about excited when I got it! My first USMC clothing article! (:
    HisProudMarineGirlfriend HisProudMarineGirlfriend 16-17, F 4 Responses Feb 11

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    well, we all knew it was coming,

    but their leaving date to go overseas is now days instead of weeks or months. I guess I'm ready to just get it over with but good God it hurts. I literally never knew you could feel a pain like this, my heart physically hurts. I got to spend my whole spring break with him and...
    heatherbrin heatherbrin 18-21, F Mar 28

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    "what A Military Spouse Knows" By Melissa Seligman

    I saw this on FB and had to share it. It is absolutely amazing <3 As many of you know, my husband came home from our third deployment not too long ago. During the deployment, a reporter asked me to share “What I Knew” about deployments and military life. This was my...
    lindsobeano lindsobeano 22-25, F 13 Responses Nov 4, 2011

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    Short update: So there's a possibility of me

    going to see him during my break!! If I work on/finish my paper and the stars align. Keep your fingers crossed for me !! He's doing some sniper indox thingy, anybody know anything about that? I know what it's for but like what are they doing every day? Any ideas?
    MochaChocolatte MochaChocolatte 18-21 Apr 7

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    28 Things You Should Know About Us :)

    1.)If she wasn't emotional before, that is all about to change.   2.) You getting a higher rank could just mean an automatic free lay.   3.) Get her a pair of your dog tags, ASAP, This is crucial, she will never take them off.   4.) Most of the time, you losing...
    ilovemymarinejmn ilovemymarinejmn 18-21, F 32 Responses Jun 27, 2011

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    I Love My Marine

    Being married to a Marine isn't the easiest thing to do. It can be a pain that is for sure. You never know when he's coming home and then they get deployed and you don't know when they are coming home. But it's worth every moment. I wouldn't trade it for nothing in the world. I...
    Derekswife Derekswife 26-30, F 13 Responses Jun 10, 2007

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    I'll be honest, I was worried

    that chad and I wouldn't connect the same after three months apart. But after today I know I don't have to worry. I was immediately overwhelmed by the look in his eyes when I saw him, the same way he has always looked at me. He still laughs at the same things and has the same...
    MarineGirlfriend0810 MarineGirlfriend0810 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Missing Your Boyfriend Whose In the Military.

    Missing your boyfriend whose in the military. 1. You wear old sweatpants and sweatshirts to bed. 2. You can watch whatever you want on TV without arguing with him first 3. You get up in the middle of the night to check your e-mail. 4. You sleep with your cell phone...
    deleted deleted 26-30 101 Responses Dec 8, 2008

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    I Don't Have A Title

    I’ve mentioned before that AJ isn’t an emotional person and when he is it normally leads to some of the best memories ever not only that I feel like I actually have to do the happy dance and shout it from roof tops because they really are shoot for the star moments.In my last...
    Storm25 Storm25 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 28, 2012

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    18 years old, US Marine Core Girlfriend,

    soon to be fiance. My boyfriend will be deploying soon and I'd love to find a support group for girls going through the same thing.
    babyypaige babyypaige 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    last night was really hard

    after spending saturday night with him and hearing him snore and waking him up with kisses and having such a good day sunday hanging out going out to eat to ihop and having a great time hes the only one who can make me smile and laugh so hard even if am having a bad day as much...
    ayramtorres ayramtorres 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    We have a date for when he leaves

    for basic training. It's still a few months away but sometimes I think about it and it feels like it's just looming there. We're gonna stay together when he leaves (we've had that talk) and things are better than ever between us right now. We were talking about my college...
    Kendykay Kendykay 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    As a former service member (army paratroop),

    I love me some military wives and GFs. Brings back some memories. Oh ineed.
    iamjojo iamjojo 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 3

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    I am the ex of one and he shattered my heart

    but I'm a us navy sailor :)
    grimesfoster grimesfoster 18-21, F Apr 7

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    You Think You Know Me

    You think you know me, but you haven't the slightest clue.I am the brunette standing behind you at the grocery store, eyeing the latest "support our troops" magnet, while flipping through the latest magazine of Cosmopolitan.My thoughts are complicated and my mind is on some...
    llriley0510 llriley0510 26-30, F 10 Responses Apr 11, 2012

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    Facts Of Life...george Carlin Quote..

    Nick sent me this because he knows how much I love these types of things, and the last line is one of my fave quotes :) hope ya'll enjoy George Carlin's wife died early in 2008 and George followed her, dying in July 2008. It is ironic George Carlin - comedian of the 70's and 80...
    Lexie19 Lexie19 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 2, 2013

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    I know I'd be happy to spend the rest of my

    life with my marine and I know he wants that too. So why does the thought of marriage seem so scary? We'd have to be married to live together on base. Maybe that's why it's scary. Because it seems forced. Idk. I just want everything to fall in to place so I can be with the man I...
    MarineGirlfriend0810 MarineGirlfriend0810 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I use to be a Marine gf,

    and have not been for almost a year maybe more. Anyway I have recently met a new Marine. We are nothing serious yet, but I can already tell I have feelings for him, even though I am not so sure if I should. I don't know if my heart is moving to fast for its own good. I just want...
    EWALL1819 EWALL1819 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    Some of My Favorite Marine Quotes

    "If you can read, thank a teacher. If you can read in English, thank a Marine." By Ronald Reagan: "Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they made a difference. The Marines don't have that problem." "If you can't stand behind the troops...
    Caligirl125 Caligirl125 26-30, F 22 Responses Apr 30, 2009

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    Hey everyone I'm looking

    for girls that can relate obviously because no one I know can. I'd love to get to know more girls on here and it'd be cool to actually know some girls when I go down to visit my bf. anywho message me if you wanna chat I'm very outgoing and love meeting new people! :)
    Lexxxy30 Lexxxy30 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    What a sweet surprise!

    This morning as I was laying in bed trying to catch more zzz, someone was at my door. Finally, after the second door bell, I grumpily got up to see who was bothering me. By the time I got to my door however, whoever was there had already left. Instead, there was a box that had...
    MochaChocolatte MochaChocolatte 18-21 2 Responses Jan 11

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    This deployment is finally coming to an end!

    It's only a matter of weeks until Josh comes home and it's starting to feel surreal...it's like I've been single but wonderfully attached for the last seven months. Not sure if that makes sense. Anyway, from everything I've been reading about deployment, things are never quite...
    dianashayne789 dianashayne789 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My boyfriend left for bootcamp about a month ago

    and I miss him so much I knew not being able to see him would be hard but I didn't realize I wouldn't be able to hear his voice I miss him so much and Anyone who is in a military relationship you are the strongest and most supportive people out there!
    semperfidelis15 semperfidelis15 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    It's official. I'm dating a usmc poolee.

    He signed his contract today! I asked him if he was excited and he was like yeah how about you? You're dating a marine now. I can't even explain how happy I am for him!
    Kendykay Kendykay 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    cutieserafina cutieserafina 22-25, F Apr 3

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    A Little Pick Me Up For You Ladies

    I am your girlfriend, your lover and your everything. I have and will always stand behind you no matter where you decide to go. The marines has made our relationship stronger and even thought they get most of your time I will be the one you always come home to in the end. Things...
    inlovewithapfc inlovewithapfc 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 16, 2011

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    Most Importantly, Remember Opsec. (please Read.)

    I've seen a handful of girls since I joined here posting to specific details and violating OPSEC (operation security) of deployments. My point of this post is NOT to lecture any women that is trying to express their feelings, but to inform them of OPSEC. When OPSEC is violated...
    Jordan29Palms Jordan29Palms 22-25, F 9 Responses Mar 17, 2012

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    Hey ladies! So I'm a fairly new Marine

    girlfriend. I met my Marine through my stepmom.... ironically her boss is his mother. :) She knew about me from talks with my stepmom and decided she wanted to set me up with her son. So she gave me his number to get in touch! This happened back in February. I honestly didn't...
    JELarson3514 JELarson3514 26-30, F Apr 4

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    Went to family day for my boyfriend.

    It was so great to see chad after three months. I cried when I saw him I was just so happy! He has been doing good and I am so incredibly proud of him(: I'm going to stay with him for his ten days off. We have so much to catch up on. He changed his mos from infantry to flight...
    MarineGirlfriend0810 MarineGirlfriend0810 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Sooooo I haven't been on in a

    while really so if anyone cares here is an update: I GOT ENGAGED!!!! Thomas was home for Christmas leave and on New Year's eve he took me out to a nice restaurant and then drug me to down town Atlanta for the peach drop (word to the wise, NEVER go) well right as the peach hit...
    heatherbrin heatherbrin 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 20

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    Hey I haven't posted on here in awhile

    so this should be a good read for Marine MilSo's. So last I heard My fiancé Caleb was going to be done with MCT & headed off to MOS school. But little did we know his schooling was gunna be backed up until August. It really broke my heart to hear he'd be sitting around for 3...
    MarinesGirlBabyy MarinesGirlBabyy 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    My bf graduates basic in five days!

    I can't wait to see him. I've had some terrible days since he left and every time I think it can't get worse it does. I haven't been in such a bad place in years and I just need chad back. With him I feel safe and everything is okay. He is the one person I can be myself with...
    MarineGirlfriend0810 MarineGirlfriend0810 18-21, F Mar 30

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    Deployment Advice - For Everyone!!

    I noticed a lot of stories about deployments and boot camp and every time I give these people advice I always find I’ve missed something so I’m breaking it down I’m talking deployment but if he’s in boot camp keep reading either way I think it’s relevant for everyone of...
    Storm25 Storm25 26-30, F 6 Responses May 9, 2012

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    I see a lot of girls calling their Marine,

    "Soldier".. Marines are not soldiers. They are simply Marines..
    LovemyMarine1221 LovemyMarine1221 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    Homecoming Reality

    I'm not sure why people don't talk about the realities of homecoming and adjusting to life, love and relationships, post-deployment, but it's something people need to hear. Homecoming is the most amazing moment you will ever experienced. There's something to be said about...
    Storm25 Storm25 26-30, F 8 Responses Nov 13, 2012

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    To All Of You Girls<3

    "You don't know, but I'm the girl who cries every morning, and hopes every night for his safe return. I'm the girl who drags herself out of bed every morning so that he will be proud of her when he comes home. I'm the girl who lies in bed longing for him to be lying next to me...
    elzkeith27 elzkeith27 18-21, F 42 Responses Jul 14, 2011

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    Ah!!!! I'm So Freaking Happy!!!!!!!

    The best thing ever just happened!!!!! So as everyone knows Alex has been at boot camp for about a month now. And just like 5 min ago I got a call from a weird number and it was him!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! His DI let him make a call. He sounded so hoarse but it was AMAZING to hear his...
    Af10645 Af10645 16-17, F 18 Responses Jul 19, 2011

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    I didn't realize exactly how important all the

    little things chad does are to me until he left for basic. He is almost done now and I miss everything about him. I miss the way he always calls me baby girl. And I miss staying up late talking to him. I miss waking up to him telling me I'm beautiful even when I have bed head...
    MarineGirlfriend0810 MarineGirlfriend0810 18-21, F Mar 30

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    My fiancé left today

    for SOI and my family is still not supportive of my decision to marry him. I've been getting the silent treatment from them since I got engaged. Today I was out with his mom and sister and they offered me a place to live so I could get away from the negativity here in my home...
    MeAndMyMarine MeAndMyMarine 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 2

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    So I've had an account on here

    for this particular page for over two years, since before my marine an I were even together. I leave and get busy and then check in every couple months. As a full time student and employee i hardly eve find time to actually post on here. Now I actually have a time. I want to...
    ashbear101 ashbear101 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    My Marine Husband

    I am married to a Marine. Yeah at times it is a little rough. But when I married him I knew what I was taking on I wasn't just marring him I married the Marine Corps. also. And I am ok with that. I will tell you this you have to be stronger than your Marine. Cause they look at us...
    MARL MARL 21-25, F 23 Responses Jun 4, 2007

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    Things I've Learned && An Update

    Being in a relationship with my Marine has taught me a few things: Friends: -who are not in the same situation often do not know what to say, and tend to say the wrong things unintentionally. let it go. -who know what you're going through are great for advice, and always...
    Lexie19 Lexie19 22-25, F 13 Responses Dec 8, 2011

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    Being Married to a Marine

    Being married to a military man is alot harder than I could have ever expected. I remember before me and my husband were wed he told me that it was going to be tuff. I said " I can handle it.". Which I can. I just never expected to miss him so much. I never expected...
    marinewife24 marinewife24 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 15, 2007

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    I've Got Something To Say

    Look ladies, Im not trying to offend anyone at all. You are all great, I read about your lives almost daily, and I feel like I know a lot of you. You are a different breed of girls..strong, faithful, and supportive to your Marine or Recruit..and I love and respect that about all...
    Seizetheday1026 Seizetheday1026 18-21, F 9 Responses Oct 9, 2011

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    Hello ladies! I haven't posted in a while

    because I've been trying to handle some really difficult times.. My marine and I separated. We were engaged to be married March 20th but he ended it about a month before the wedding. I still don't know why exactly, but he ended it. He randomly decided that he not only didnt want...
    SweetSerendipity14 SweetSerendipity14 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    He got back from meps today

    and he got in DEP. so proud of him!! Things are pretty good between us right now. Now that he knows he's in the band and has gotten through meps he's under a lot less stress and way better now.
    Kendykay Kendykay 18-21, F Mar 26

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