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

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    I been with my boyfriend on

    and off for 6 years .The reason is because he mostly in Japan and I don't get to see him for 2 years at time .This is his second time in Japan for 2 years .The other reason is his father try breaking us up his father has lot issues. What's hard is I'm trying to figure out if...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    Im a fiancee of a soon to be marine i have been

    with him and engaged for 5 months and he leaves in may for basic and he wants to get married right away but my parents and his parents dont know about us we are both 17 and are so worried and confused what life will be like My uncle and Grandma were both in military and they...
    Danielle090715 Danielle090715 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 29

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    My ex and I broke up like in November.

    My ex father was diagnosed with liver cancer 2 to 3 years ago .My ex told me his father was dying of liver cancer when we were together.my ex say when he comes home next year his father may not be alive.My ex say his father going to dye .Can someone tell me like how long his...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F Jan 27

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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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    Even though this trip started out hella

    stressful just to get here, I made it safely Saturday night early Sunday morning. He's so used to time zone in Japan that he's having so much trouble sleeping, he's up between 3-6am and sleeps all day because that's what he's used too.....but we've had so much fun w/ his mom and...
    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F Jan 12

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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...
    natalieccaa natalieccaa 26-30, F Jan 2

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    My ex has feild training

    so far it's been a week .Does anyone know how long it can take ??
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 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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    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 50 Responses Feb 5, 2013

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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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    As a Marine wife, I love to give advice to

    anyone that would like advice. I enjoy helping people get through deployments, boot camp and distance because I've been there! However, I understand that it may be hard to deal with things initially but I like to keep it real and not sugar coat what one may be up against with...
    MisunderstoodGal30 MisunderstoodGal30 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 20, 2015

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    My ex is out in feild it's been

    since Sunday since I heard from him .How long is feild training usually???
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    Does anyone else get the urge to just buy every

    cute marine shirt/sweatshirt/jewelry basically everything because I know I do 😂
    Mclark5 Mclark5 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 4, 2015

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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...
    kimcc11aa kimcc11aa 26-30, F Jan 20

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    He came home for Christmas

    and New Year. We had great time together and our families. He's coming back to his base right now. And he will not come home for his birthday next weekend. So I packed a birthday present box for him. But he will come home in the next following weekend, so we will celebrate his...
    PaulineLe PaulineLe 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 3

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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, 2015

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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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    I get really jealous of everyone husbands

    or boyfriend.The reason is I haven't seen my boyfriend in 2 years .This is the second time he been over sea straight for 2 years .We never had holidays or birthdays together.When he comes home we haven't had much time together because family issues .Its been 6 years and it...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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    I hate the way people come at us military

    girlfriends like DUDE yes we may talk about how much we're going to miss them and ect. But it doesn't give you NO! right to come at us all types of ****** up! Yes we do know how to be INDEPENDENT! And function w/o our man but maybe we get used to being w/ that person 24/8 ! I...
    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 19

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    Wow. 15 days until I see him again.

    19 days until I'm his wife. Wow wow wow time when did you start flying by??
    bryanpants bryanpants 26-30 Jan 13

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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 3 Responses Jan 11, 2014

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    My honey has made it safely to Osaka Japan

    now he's off to San Fran Cali and then home to Houston Texas <3
    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F Jan 9

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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 Jul 26, 2015

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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'm so excited, and I just can't hide it.

    <3 it's been the longest 2 months ever, let me tell y'all ! And I get him for a whole 5 days before I have to come back home !
    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F Jan 6

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    Breezy1434 Breezy1434 18-21, F Sep 3, 2015

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    emmatee emmatee 22-25, F 3 Responses May 14, 2014

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    I see a lot of girls calling their Marine,

    "Soldier".. Marines are not soldiers. They are simply Marines..
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 13, 2014

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    My boyfriend is leaving

    for boot camp in 2and half month they haven't Givin him a date yet but April he is gone . I'm a senior in high school i have been with him for 3 and half years he will be gone for everything big it feels like . I don't have any friends really. But my boyfriend is my best...
    Chelsealove15 Chelsealove15 18-21, F Jan 24

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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...
    brigetter brigetter 26-30, F Jan 6

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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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    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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    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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    ......I hate crying in front of him.

    ...I'm really not trying to leave. But I have too!
    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F Jan 13

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    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10

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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...
    skyeccaa skyeccaa 26-30, F Jan 10

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    Ugh It seems like forever !

    Well just 9 months until my fiancee comes home !
    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F 6 days ago

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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 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 2, 2015

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    When you have a spouse in the military

    and they deploy, people tend to think talking with other spouses/significant others will help. In my experience, it has never benefited me in any way. Most spouses are not friendly and just because you have something in common doesnt mean, you'll even mAke it to become...
    MisunderstoodGal30 MisunderstoodGal30 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    I haven't seen boyfriend

    for over 3 years .We been on and off .My question is how do you know if long term boyfriend just wants sex from you ???
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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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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    I met my boyfriend in high school we did not

    start dating until he left for the military.we had 2 week together than 2 years apart .He was station in Japan and he was deployed in Afghanistan. First leave was great but than after that everything went down hill and I blame it because I don't ever see him and I blame his...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 29

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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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    SO! My fiancee's ex messaged him on snapchat

    tonight just to see how he was doing, AND! She got all butt hurt because he told her that we were engaged. Because he told her he didn't want to marry her? So now she's like asking him for all her things back. And thought that he was lying !
    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F Jan 26

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    I don't understand why it's

    so much harder to have said goodbye this this... I've been crying none stop and I can't seem to get any better....
    etrigo etrigo 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 3

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