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

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 boyfriend just left

    for boot camp today I hope he can message me through the Internet at the hotel tonight.
    mmml123 mmml123 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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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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    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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    How many of you get off the phone with your man

    and just cry yourself to sleep sometimes? but before you hang up you tell him everything is okay. Or get so impatient waiting for the phone to ring that you drive yourself insane..? Is this normal? Or is it just me?
    MyMarinesBabyGirl MyMarinesBabyGirl 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 11

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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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    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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    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 hrs ago

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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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    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 2 days 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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    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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    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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    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...
    tessaccaa tessaccaa 26-30, F 2 days ago

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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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    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 3 days ago

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    PaulineLe PaulineLe 31-35, F 2 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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    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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    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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    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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    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...
    bellecc11 bellecc11 26-30, F Jul 7

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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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    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...
    chriscc11 chriscc11 26-30, F Jul 21

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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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    emmatee emmatee 22-25, F 3 Responses May 24, 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 14 hrs ago

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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