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

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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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    1 month 2 weeks and 0 days till I watch my baby

    graduate!!!! Ekkkkkkkkkkkkk so excitedddddd :)
    arikaannbolin arikaannbolin 16-17, F Nov 4

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    zombiebeauty48 zombiebeauty48 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 16

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    I'm so mad at my marine.

    ..he's home for Christmas but I haven't seen him all day... It hurts
    mzvrgo21 mzvrgo21 18-21, F 2 days 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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    Younger women dating older men mainly

    because younger women are attracted older men. older men mature, confident, stable .Mature guys always know how to treat their women.These younger women are looking for their age gap love romance.For older men, Younger women older men relationships will surely make an older man...
    adeleccaa adeleccaa 26-30, F 6 days ago

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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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    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 19 Responses Feb 5, 2013

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    I never pictured myself being in love with

    someone in the military, but hey it's true what they say, the best things in life come unexpectedly!
    Nmxx7 Nmxx7 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My name is Jazmyne, I am a recruiter's

    girlfriend how do you get through boot camp? please help. I need advice.
    SeperFiRobert SeperFiRobert 18-21 4 Responses 4 days ago

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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

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    I miss my baby soooooo much omg waiting

    for him to pop the question in a few years .... I love him so much
    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 Dec 15

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    I need some advice. My boyfriend graduated boot

    camp and is home on his 10 days leave right now. Seeing him graduate was amazing and so was spending time with him. He even got me his graduation ring as a promise that even though he's a marine now and things are gonna be harder that he'll still always love me. But now because...
    Kendykay Kendykay 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    My boyfriend and I actually met in the Delayed

    Entry Program, for the Marines. I have a feeling that in the future it's going to be a bumpy ride. He comes back in March. I leave for basic in June. He goes to school and etc. I'm willing to stick with it though. I have faith! 😊
    ZorriCool ZorriCool 16-17 5 days ago

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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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    Starting a scrapbook.

    Just do things to occupy your time. It's only been a week and 2 days since he left. Yes I cried the entire first week(lol), but I'm not so much sad anymore. Yes I miss him, but I'm trying to keep a positive attitude. That's what you have to do. Thinking sad thoughts will make...
    ZorriCool ZorriCool 16-17 1 Response 3 days ago

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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 32 Responses Aug 27, 2013

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    :'( I can't even find

    where to send a letter to my recruit... and he left too soon.. why is this happening to me???? I just wanna send a letter.... :'(
    SeperFiRobert SeperFiRobert 18-21 7 Responses 2 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 26-30 105 Responses Dec 8, 2008

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    cruzkait cruzkait 18-21 1 Response Dec 13

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    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Idk about anything anymore with him

    or life .. I'm depressed n probably leaving for a while:( good Lucc everyone
    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 8 hrs 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 12 Responses Dec 8, 2011

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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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    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 3 Responses 2 days ago

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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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    It has been 4 months

    since I've seen him and I'm excited to be there at the airport with his mom friday morning :) sucks thats he's only going to be here for 6 days but hey, THAT'S BETTER THAN NOTHING! :)
    Nmxx7 Nmxx7 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    So it's been one week

    since my boyfriend left. I cried..a lot in the beginning, but I actually accomplished a week! Can't wait to get my first letter. I write to make me feel better. My boyfriend left me a letter and a CD to listen to before he left. Not a day goes by that I don't listen to those...
    ZorriCool ZorriCool 16-17 1 Response 5 days ago

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    So this is my rant for the night.

    .. I didnt move up here for me. I moved up here for him. I hate it here. Not only do i know like noone here but i cant even leave the house. We only have one car right now so i only get to leave on saturdays and Sundays. and the only places we ever go is to walmart or the mall to...
    violetviola violetviola 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 19

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    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 Dec 10

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    omg!!! I was devastated

    when I couldn't talk to to him today(: but excitement shot through my body when I realized I could send my first letter to my recruit ((: I miss him sooo much
    SeperFiRobert SeperFiRobert 18-21 2 days ago

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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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    4th week now :) 9 more to go !

    !! This is going by faster than Ithought and getting my ffirst letter from him finally made me feel even more happy can't wait to see my man soon looking forward to it so badly !!
    ayramtorres ayramtorres 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    Talking to him on Christmas

    and hopefully seeing him on my birthday... Happy things to look forward trying to stay positive.. I love my marine wouldn't trade him for anything <3
    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 Dec 12

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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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    My recruit's ship out date

    for boot camp just got moved up 21 days... welcome to the rest of my life lol So thankful he was here for Christmas. Trying to just enjoy these last few days with him before we go long distance for a year and half while I finish school.
    MyJonathan MyJonathan 18-21, F 21 hrs ago

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    Younger women dating older men mainly

    because younger women are attracted older men. older men mature, confident, stable .Mature guys always know how to treat their women.These younger women are looking for their age gap love romance.For older men, Younger women older men relationships will surely make an older man...
    zoecc11 zoecc11 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    emmatee emmatee 18-21, F 4 Responses May 14

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Anxious just to be able to talk to my marine .

    . He calls me on Christmas and I'm happy like I'm going to see him ... I can't believe we've been through so much and we're still going strong!! Semper Fi<3
    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 Dec 17

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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 12 Responses Nov 4, 2011

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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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    I feel like my Christmas wish came true tonight

    he asked me to marry him while we were on the phone
    mzvrgo21 mzvrgo21 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 15

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    arikaannbolin arikaannbolin 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    Okay, I was just thinking about this

    and decided to write it down. I remember when I was green to the whole “marine corps” culture, I really thought that it was going to be the most romantic thing ever. My husband would have this huge brotherhood that would lay their lives for him and base housing was going...
    NatATTACK NatATTACK 22-25 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I got to see him today

    before work...even though it was a short period of time I'm still grateful and thankful for my marine
    mzvrgo21 mzvrgo21 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    emmatee emmatee 18-21, F 3 Responses May 24

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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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