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

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 21

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    Totally made my day when I saw the Facebook

    page post a picture of David! (Far right in the back) He looks so grown already, almost been two weeks and it's already so crazy to see how much he's changed from one picture. I can't wait to get my first letter :)
    AnaValencia AnaValencia 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 19

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    We finally got married today,

    a lot simpler than I thought it would be. But now I'm officially a marine wife! :D
    infinitelovexo infinitelovexo 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 7

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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 18-21, F 23 Responses Jun 4, 2007

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    My boyfriends in boot camp

    and I don't know how I'm going to do this for 4 years
    emilyjoycemcl emilyjoycemcl 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 18

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    Going to San Diego today

    so I can see my babe!!!!!
    Usmcgf524 Usmcgf524 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    So I just got my phone back from my parents

    today and I had 3 voice mails. The first one was from my boyfriend who left last week to basic. It was so good to hear his voice, to hear him say he loved me. He called to let me know he made it and that he would write me soon. I really needed to hear that because I have been...
    ChelsieKay13 ChelsieKay13 18-21, F Aug 17

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    Girlfriend In Need Of Advice

    My boyfriend left for boot camp 2 days ago and I'm beginning to wonder if I'm cut out for this long distance relationship. No matter what I do I feel anxious and scared about my future with him, mostly because of all the stories I've heard. I am really concerned that he will...
    Marywpse Marywpse 18-21 31 Responses Aug 27, 2013

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    Does anyone else get the urge to just buy every

    cute marine shirt/sweatshirt/jewelry basically everything because I know I do 😂
    Mclark5 Mclark5 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 4

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    The brand new pen I have been writing my

    letters with ran out of ink...
    sidneyw24 sidneyw24 16-17 Aug 23

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    So I don't know about anyone else

    but when my boyfriend gets back I want to be in perfect condition. I mixed bown sugar, sugar, salt, and any type of oil(I used coconut) and used it as a leg scrub before and after I shaved. I have NEVER had softer legs before in my life!!
    sidneyw24 sidneyw24 16-17 Aug 19

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    I am curious on other girls experiences on the

    way their SO'S acted a short time before they deployed. What did they act like? How did they feel. I can see it all happening now more than ever. Not really sure what I can say to help so I just stay quiet towards him b/c things are tense.
    KJSMIT4496 KJSMIT4496 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Is it just me or are the nights harder

    than the day? Counting down the days like it's going to be Christmas.
    sidneyw24 sidneyw24 16-17 Aug 20

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    The only reason I got through this week was

    because we were supposed to get his address for boot camp on Monday but I still have gotten it, now I notice I'm struggling more. I keep getting distracted easily, it's definitely harder than I thought it would be with out him :(
    liverpoollass93 liverpoollass93 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 19

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    this makes me so happy,

    he opened my care package on facetime last night and we talked for 3 hours. I miss him so much but he gets promoted to Lance Corporal today which makes me soooo proud of him and myself for making it this far already. 23 more days!!!
    elliecrow elliecrow 18-21, F Apr 1

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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...
    alicacc11 alicacc11 26-30, F Aug 19

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    So it's been a long 3 months

    and in Tuesday I fly out to San Diego to see my marine 💙🇺🇸💙
    LyneReil LyneReil 16-17, F Aug 21

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    vyoungin vyoungin 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    My bf in japan and he coming home next year .

    We are getting married at the court house so we move in on base base .After we get married at courthouse we are are plan on getting married with all our friends and family .How do I plan getting married when he away in Japan and set a date ? we want less than 200 people and we...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    As a Marine wife, I love to give advice to

    anyone that would like advice. I enjoy helping people get through deployments, boot camp and distance because I've been there! However, I understand that it may be hard to deal with things initially but I like to keep it real and not sugar coat what one may be up against with...
    MisunderstoodGal30 MisunderstoodGal30 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 20

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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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    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 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 8, 2014

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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 43 Responses Jul 14, 2011

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    Anyone ever have parents

    who don't approve of your other half becuase the military or mistakes in the past ??
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    My boyfriend just called me from boot camp.

    Hearing he's voice made me feel so much better.
    andreaavalos14 andreaavalos14 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    The love of my life and best friend of 3 years

    is a Marine PFC and he recently completed his job training and is being sent to California to work. I haven't heard from him since the night he arrived back in his hometown 5 days ago. I'm really anxious about it, since we usually text all day everyday, and there's been a sudden...
    KaggyKat KaggyKat 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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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 26-30 107 Responses Dec 8, 2008

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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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    For The New Gals...how To Survive Your Boyfriend Leaving For Usmc Bootcamp.

    Hey girls. My name is Oakley. My boyfriend graduated from USMC bootcamp on January 11th, and is currently in his second phase of training. I thought I would write this blog and hopefully answer any questions you have. First off, even though 3 months seems like a long time, it...
    MarineGirlfriend3002 MarineGirlfriend3002 18-21, F 44 Responses Feb 5, 2013

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    Okay so I know I'm still young,

    & I have my whole life ahead of me but I really wish my marine and I were married already. I don't want to rush into anything because I want a fairytale wedding. But I would honestly be perfectly happy marrying him in a courthouse. and I know it's a good thing that we aren't...
    MyMarinesBabyGirl MyMarinesBabyGirl 18-21, F 7 Responses Jun 8

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    You know your boyfriend is in the military

    when the National Anthem makes you want to cry.
    sidneyw24 sidneyw24 16-17 Aug 22

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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 6 Responses Aug 1, 2012

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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 22-25 2 Responses Jan 11, 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...
    alicacc11 alicacc11 26-30, F Aug 19

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    Anyone have a love one tell you they want to

    quit the military?My fb loves the military but say I am worth quitting for .He been in for 5 years now .Its hard on us because we not married and we been on and off a lot .Some of it is because he was station over seas and did not see him for almost 2 years .I don't want him to...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 18

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    Counting down the days

    until he comes home. I am one day closer to seeing him again!!
    sidneyw24 sidneyw24 16-17 Aug 18

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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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    It's one of those nights again.

    Where I just lay down and look through our pictures and try really hard not to cry. So far it isn't working. I think this is my favorite picture because usually we'll both look at the camera or kiss for pictures but every now and then I get to catch one of the most beautiful...
    hotstreak426 hotstreak426 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 6, 2014

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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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    Only 3 more days and then I get to see my

    recruit and then in 4 days he graduates bootcamp and becomes a Marine!! So proud of him! He got top shooter in his platoon and is a squad leader... He has accomplished so much!!
    Usmcgf524 Usmcgf524 22-25, F a week ago

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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 109 Responses Jul 27, 2008

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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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    emmatee emmatee 22-25, F 3 Responses May 14, 2014

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    I just heard on the news this morning

    that Sound Korea is ready to go to war with South Korea.. Nothing about the US getting involved but don't they always?? Anyways my boyfriend is still in bootcamp so what are the choices of him getting deployed after he graduates and goes to the school of infantry?? It's been...
    AnaValencia AnaValencia 16-17, F a week ago

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    sidneyw24 sidneyw24 16-17 a week ago

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    You are all beautiful.

    And even if you didn't hear from him today he loves you and he's thinking about you all the time.
    Kendykay