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

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    awwe my mans at the field all this week,

    then he comes back for a week and then leaves to field AGAIN for a month :/ on the bright side, I'm finally employed! with 2 jobs actually !
    j37x j37x 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 14

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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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    Just have to wait until the end of this week to

    get to talk to him again and then 3 weeks for him to come home!! I can't wait we'll be going on our first vacation together! What are some great places you've vacationed with your Marine ?
    MochaChocolatte MochaChocolatte 22-25 1 Response 1 day ago

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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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    Less than a week until I get to see him.

    Ugh I'm so excited! Any others wanna chat to keep me busy and my mind off things?
    Beachbabee42 Beachbabee42 18-21, F Jul 15

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    So my boyfriend is a Marine,

    he has already been to boot camp and came home... he left for 3 months again to go to Missouri and he comes home again this Saturday. I am so excited to see him and its going to be great, but I just found out that he is only home for 10 days and then leaves for 2 years for Japan...
    shelbybales shelbybales 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 15

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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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    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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    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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    my marine introduced me to his colleagues

    and I had dinner with them... I talked and listen to them the whole night and I can say that there is really a lot of brainwashing when a group of marines are hanging out... I evn hear some of them brainwashing someone about getting marry like look if ur going to marry your Gf...
    jasminpao jasminpao 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 11

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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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    Boyfriend is in the field this week

    and my best friend is abroad. I just want to talk to him for one more second this week
    smarchy17 smarchy17 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Just a little over a month

    and then I get to see my love!!!!
    Usmcgf524 Usmcgf524 22-25, F Jul 16

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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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    elisef elisef 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I've been so worried today.

    I had a terrible nightmare last night that involved my Marine. If I can just get a message or anything from him that says he's okay, I'd be fine and worry less. We've been together for 6 months as of yesterday. Nobody really understands how much I truly love this guy and worry...
    rethaa rethaa 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    49 days till I fly out to San Diego to see my

    boyfriends final stage of becoming a Marine 50 days left till I see my baby on family day! 51 Till I see him graduate!!! :D :D
    JMaliuts JMaliuts 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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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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    When you get a phone call from a random number

    and you finally hear the voice of your Marine. Just hearing him say one little word like "Hey" stops time in its tracks and erases every single drop of doubt you ever had.
    rethaa rethaa 18-21, F 3 days ago

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Its starting to hurt again.

    Missing him all the time. Just as I was getting used the him always being gone he visited home for the fourth the July and then left. Just like that all of my effort to be okay was wiped clean. I'm starting from scratch and it hurts :/ . But at least can look forward to seeing...
    AnonyB AnonyB 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 20

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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 40 Responses Feb 5, 2013

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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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    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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    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...
    chavacc11 chavacc11 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    1 month Down... 5 more to go.

    ... we're expecting that he'll be back this October but schedule changed.... I don't know why... and I'm so sad right now....
    jasminpao jasminpao 26-30, F Jul 13

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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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    Skype is on while we sleep till we woke up,

    Coz he said he wants me to be the first person in front of him before starting a very long and tiring day.. we do it trice or 4 times a week.... Happy that I got to talk to and see almost every single day. but sad at the same time coz I can't even hug or kiss him.
    jasminpao jasminpao 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    Less than 50 days and I get to go see my boy in

    San Diego ! This has been a tough 3 months but now I just can't wait to see him ☺️😊
    LyneReil LyneReil 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 7

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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 am trying to get a few more ideas

    for care packages for my Marines deployment. He will be on the ship so space is somewhat limited, but I still want to be able to send him a few things. Suggestions?
    KJSMIT4496 KJSMIT4496 18-21, F Jul 10

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    Hi everyone, I normally don't do things like

    this but it's so different having a loved one in the military. I'm 18 and my boyfriend is 18 turning 19. We have been together for over 4 years and is currently at bootcamp in Parris Island.. He's been there for almost a month and it's been hard but I'm doing better than I...
    Mclark5 Mclark5 16-17, F 2 Responses 18 hrs ago

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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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    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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    My boyfriend of two years is leaving to boot

    camp later on today and I'm having a hard time with it due to the fact that we are ALWAYS together & not being able to talk or see him will be so difficult, we're with each other everyday, mostly all day. I decided to share my experience with you all bcs most of yall have gone...
    leahstew19 leahstew19 18-21 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I am new to this but I figure it would help

    give me the feedback I need whether positive or negative.. I am a marine girlfriend of almost six months. Earlier this week, my boyfriend told me he wants to spend the rest of his life with me and he thinks we are ready to have a baby. I am young but ready to spend the rest of...
    SierraDixon SierraDixon 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 19

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    So I was talking to my marine the other night

    and he told me something I never really thought of. I always think about the months, & days until I will see him again. But I never think about the fact that for all of 2015 we have only been actually together, like face to face lol for less than a month (30 days). Which I know...
    MyMarinesBabyGirl MyMarinesBabyGirl 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    emmatee emmatee 22-25, F 3 Responses May 24, 2014

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    He leaves for basic in March.

    I know it's good for him.. but it's going to suck for me.
    Chloejoyyy Chloejoyyy 16-17, F Jul 7

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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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    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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    So my Marine called yesterday

    while I was leaving work, and finally gave me an estimate date of when he should be home!!! August 31st!!! That's 38 days ladies, I'm so excited :-D !
    SemperFiJWII SemperFiJWII 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago