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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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    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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    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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    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 4 days ago

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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 2 days ago

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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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    I'm so proud of my marine

    since the day he signed in highschool to become a recruit .. Through basic and all ! He's the best thing ever <3
    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 Dec 4

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    arikaannbolin arikaannbolin 16-17, F Dec 1

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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 love is 23 years older

    than me. We met a few years ago online via AgeMeet.com. It was totally platonic but I broke off contact due to doing other things in my life, I wasn't quite ready to explore my spirituality. At the beggining of the year we got back into contact and basically fell in love over...
    cassiecc11 cassiecc11 26-30, F Dec 4

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    Kinda lonely night and day .

    .. Haven't spoken to him .. :( I want to hear his voice before I go to bed, but he needs his rest
    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 Dec 4

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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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    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 4 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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    He left for his second training

    and probably won't be here for my birthday I miss him and I know that we will be together soon ... I advise us to stick together and lean on one another it gets so much better ... The anxiety doesn't last forever.. Semper Fi !
    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 Dec 3

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    Well it looks like my fiancé is most likely

    going to be getting out soon. While this was a very new experience for me, it has shown just how strong I am for our relationship and how much I really do love him. I am kind of sad that he is getting out but at the same time I'm happy to have him back and not worry about him...
    infinitelovexo infinitelovexo 18-21, F 1 day ago

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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 17 Responses Feb 5, 2013

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    I am wondering if any of you guys

    who have dealt with bootcamp, when did you book your hotels and stuff for graduation, and did you stay on base or get a hotel off base. Like how does this all work! Need help asap! Please!?
    Shelbbbb1 Shelbbbb1 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 Dec 10

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    My boyfriend of two years left yesterday

    and it doesn't seem like I'm adjusting at all to the change. I constantly miss him and feel like I wanna cry. Does it get any easier as time progresses ?
    Kayyreese Kayyreese 18-21 2 Responses Dec 2

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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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    moving to Norfolk in two weeks!

    cant wait to be with my husband for Christmas! are there any of yall stationed there? would love to meet some people considered he has deployment orders for march. only have a few months to make friends before he leaves.
    wifeusmc27 wifeusmc27 18-21, F Dec 2

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    emmatee emmatee 18-21, F 4 Responses May 14

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    Going to be a bad day had the worst dream n he

    didn't respond... Idk maybe he's busy .. He is busy but that was the saddest dream ever 😞
    Kyah2 Kyah2 16-17 Dec 5

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    zombiebeauty48 zombiebeauty48 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 16

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    It's been a week and a half

    since my boyfriend left for boot camp. I just got his address from the recruiter so I started sending letters yesterday. Sometimes it seems like forever until I see him. Will he be different when I see him again? What's it like seeing him for the first time? When do you usually...
    ciaralowe ciaralowe 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 10

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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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    I really love my Marine I always have

    and always will. his my everything I don't know what I would do without him in my life
    MarineGirlfriendMary MarineGirlfriendMary 18-21, F Nov 30

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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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    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 23 hrs ago

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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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    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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    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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    just got into my first little argument with my

    marine. last night he said he has been holding a lot back and not telling me things but he had to wait until morning to talk. by the way he was talking to me and had been talking to me for the past few days...it did not look good. I immediately felt broken and scared and didn't...
    elliecrow elliecrow 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    Finally heard from my marine I love

    when we have our usual goofy conversations it makes him feel close. He told me that he's going to be deployed to Japan in June ...I think my heart dropped.
    mzvrgo21 mzvrgo21 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 4

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    emmatee emmatee 18-21, F 3 Responses May 24

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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

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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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    cruzkait cruzkait 18-21 1 Response a week ago

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    I am so mad for feeling like this Ineed to get

    over it cuz its going to be like this from now on but not hearing from him in 3 weeks makes me nervous anxious and worried I've been feeling so nauseous and have not been able to get a goodnight sleep ugh Ithink this is what separation anxiety means or feels like i need support...
    ayramtorres ayramtorres 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    arikaannbolin arikaannbolin 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    I seen a lotof girls post on here

    that their bummed for no phone call its alright ladies ! Just like I told my friend who I met on this site No News Is GOOD News :) just remember that happy late thanksgiving to y'all have an amazing weekend stay strong time flys ! Here for anyone who needs to talk about anything...
    ayramtorres ayramtorres 18-21, F Nov 28

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    Well he's officially on his way back

    now to Camp Lejeune. I was glad that I got to see him one last time before he left. If I'm lucky I'll only have 4 more weeks until I get to see him again for the Christmas holiday and he'll get to stay home a whole two weeks! Keeping my fingers crossed that his next leave gets...
    infinitelovexo infinitelovexo 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 30

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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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    So I am new to this! I just started dating my

    marine a few weeks ago and I'm not sure how feel. He left for training a week ago (only a week into our relationship) and we write letters a lot but since we aren't that close its kind of awkward. Any advice?
    sarahcayganst sarahcayganst 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 10

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