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

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    Amazing what a year difference makes!

    :) Pic on the left was us right before he left for basic and the pic on the right is us almost a year later, and a few days after we got married :) (he's not smiling cause he hates taking pictures and his mom kept bugging him about it lol)
    infinitelovexo infinitelovexo 18-21, F May 11

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    Soooo.. He's getting stationed in Cali.

    I hate this so much. I'm on the southern east coast and he will be on the west coast. I feel so insecure about this..
    VGASR VGASR 18-21, F 2 Responses May 14

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    sorry about the rany

    but yesturday was our one year anniversary and i was hoping for a letter or some flowers or something to say hapoy anniversary. i got zip zero nada. barely even just the words happy anniversary. he has complete access to the conouter to order flowers, he has a post office to...
    wifeusmc27 wifeusmc27 18-21, F May 4

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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 Kendykay 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 12, 2014

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    Missing you comes in waves.

    Sometimes it's bearable and I can deal with it, other times it's like I can't find my way out of this pit of despair. You've been gone 12 days and I feel as if a piece of my heart is missing. It's easy to go to work and put on a brave face. People ask me about you and I can feel...
    aashton aashton 18-21, F 2 Responses May 8

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    emmatee emmatee 18-21, F 3 Responses May 14, 2014

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    Hello ladies, Hope everyone is having a great

    Saturday! I have two questions for you ladies. Ok so I've been dating my Marine for 3 years and 7 months. We've been together since high school Senior year. And we are both 21 and will be 22 this year. Do you ladies think it's bad that I feel we don't do anything? We've been...
    VGASR VGASR 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Even though I have over a year

    until my boyfriend goes to San Diego, it just scares me that there's a countdown to when he's going to be away. People keep telling me that it's no big deal, we won't be together then anyways. I know we can make it until then, I'm just worried about crying every night because my...
    ashmha ashmha 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    heard from my love today

    after 2 and half weeks of no contact! I am soooo happy and only two months of deployment left :) yay!
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 days ago

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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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    Hello MilSOs. So my boyfriend is an AAV Crewman

    and he talks a lot about MEUs and I know generally what they are. But if anyone had extra info they'd like to share, I'd love to know more about them! Or any experiences anyone wants to share to help me prepare for them, I would appreciate it! :) thank you!
    CaitDamewood CaitDamewood 18-21, F May 6

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    Literally just can't stop thinking about him

    and about the future, just one of those nights..
    JusstJusstinee JusstJusstinee 18-21, F 3 Responses May 5

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    So I've been married to my husband

    for almost four years now. We met when I was 18, still in high school, and I fell so hard for him so so fast. He was 21, and was spending one last week whooping it up at the beach with his friends when he came into the restaurant I was waitressing at. He said it was love at...
    marinesprincess93 marinesprincess93 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 27

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    Hello all, My husband is currently away,

    been maintaining pretty well. It does get lonely sometimes when there is no one to talk to. Always interested in finding some other people to chat with, that actually want to talk and have a conversation. I find most people disappear once their significant other comes back. Not...
    MisunderstoodGal30 MisunderstoodGal30 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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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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    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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    only a few more days then we can talk again!

    after 3 weeks of no communication during deployment.... I'm ready to talk to my man!
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 12

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    Went to pick up my mom from her business

    conference only to see my marine coming down the escalator with my mom. Best Surprise Ever!!!!❤️❤️
    jackie997 jackie997 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 2

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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 Nov 6, 2014

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    Does any one know of any nice MILSO groups like

    this one on Facebook I could join?
    infinitelovexo infinitelovexo 18-21, F 1 Response May 6

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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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    MCRD SAN DIEGO HELP! when do I stop writing my

    marine?? he has a week until the crucible
    krystallklearr krystallklearr 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Does anyone know how marines can get flight

    cheaper? Please let me know!
    VGASR VGASR 18-21, F 2 Responses May 7

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    and I am sleeping alone

    for the 64th night in a row! 😖
    braem22 braem22 18-21 3 Responses May 5

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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, 2014

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    I'm being to doubt my relationship.

    .. My boyfriend comes home in about 20 days, but I have this really sad feeling in my gut that's telling me were gonna break up once he gets back. The love I feel/ felt is dwindling! If I can't make it through basic training how will I get through a deployment?
    iamjbay iamjbay 18-21, F 3 Responses May 3

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    So, I'm married now..

    . My husband is currently serving a 6 month deployment and as we are halfway through it I have some reservations for when he comes home. Separation has been difficult mentally, emotionally and physically.. That's to be expected. My concern is that when he comes home we will be so...
    baileyconeal baileyconeal 18-21, F 3 Responses May 4

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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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    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, 2014

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    How sweet he is !!!! And today

    when we talked about our vacation. He said that i will spend time with him on his birthday even he doesn't have to leave his base for the vacation. Then I asked that mean we could live together next year? He said yeah!!! Sound like he will propose me soon. I'm not sure but I...
    PaulineLe PaulineLe 26-30, F 1 Response May 4

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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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    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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    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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    Does anyone know how long Amphibious Assault

    Training last at Camp Lejeune? Idk if my Marine is holding out or if he really doesn't know. Any information would be greatly appreciated! Thanks ladies!
    SemperFiJWII SemperFiJWII 22-25, F 2 Responses May 12

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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 26-30 105 Responses Dec 8, 2008

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    https://www.facebook.

    com/sharer/sharer.php?u=http://elitedaily.com/dating/mature-immature-relationship/995278/ I found this pretty interesting and insightful. Stay strong significant others.
    careuhambur careuhambur 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    so today was my birthday

    and it was my first one without him and it was harder than I expected. apparently I have a bigger gift coming soon but his mom brought me this an I couldn't help but cry! miss him more than ever
    elliecrow elliecrow 18-21, F May 6

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    Last day of school was yesterday.

    It was very bittersweet. I'm glad to get out of that place and not have to stress over school work anymore but now I'm stuck at home kind of bored and have no idea what I'm gonna do with my life now. Luckily the hubbs is coming home this weekend and I can finally go back with...
    infinitelovexo infinitelovexo 18-21, F May 13

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    it's the little things I love.

    it's him walking around his squad bay at camp gieger while he facetimes me introducing me to all his friends. it's the guys in his platoon that see me on FaceTime and say things like "is that your girlfriend? tell her I said goodnight ma'am" it's him half asleep,but he still...
    elliecrow elliecrow 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 5, 2014

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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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    Need someone to chat with.

    So much on my mind
    MisunderstoodGal30 MisunderstoodGal30 22-25, F 1 Response May 11

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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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    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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    Tomorrow is my birthday

    and he's on the way to come home to celebrate it with me. We will have a our vacation to Natural Bridge. He said that he wants to make a best birthday ever for me. I'm so excited and look forward how about the plan he will do for my birthday! And I can't wait to see him again...
    PaulineLe PaulineLe 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day 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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    My boyfriend came home!

    I so happy he's here. I thought it was gonna be so awkward trying to get into our routine, but its like he never left! His kisses still give me butterflies ??! I'll never doubt our relationship again.
    iamjbay iamjbay 18-21, F 5 days ago

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