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I Am Waiting For My Soldier to Come Home

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 141 People

    There's Never A Minute That Goes By...

    There's never a minute that goes by I do not think of him.. I stay up til whee hours of the night just to be able to talk to him.. I miss him sooooooo much... I pray he stays safe over in Afgan!!! He suppose to be coming home soon. I pray every minute that he'll just surprise...
    IPrayForMyArmyMan IPrayForMyArmyMan 26-30, F Aug 14, 2013

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    Nye

    He left about 2 weeks ago for only 3 months and I miss him so Much. Next year he will move to Japan for 3 years. I don't know How I can go on with out him. The sacrifices I've done only shows my deepest love for him
    Wemet2012nye Wemet2012nye 26-30 Apr 3, 2012

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    Praying, Wishing And Hoping It Gets Approved!

    He called me about 5 a.m. this morning and we talked for a good half hour before he had to go. He told me that he is going to send a request for leave for christmas. I hope he gets it! That would be the best christmas present ever! I'm also nervous if he does too, because i think...
    shaysmc shaysmc 18-21, F Nov 7, 2010

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    A Constant Reminder

    I sometimes think people just like to be mean, or maybe they are specially trained to be rude. Every time friends or anyone for that matter talk about their boy friends people of cores will ask about yours, and when I say my boy friends in the army I get these weird looks as if...
    Slater614 Slater614 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 8, 2010

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    Never Give Up

    One week ago, my soldier and I got some news. After he is stationed home for 6 months at his base, he won't be back to the states for another three years. He wouldn't talk to me for a week, but when he finally did, I could tell his heart was broken just as much as mine. He told...
    margaret1045 margaret1045 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 10, 2012

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    Golden Son, Rays Of God

    I have a reoccuring nightmare about the soldier I love, and I hate it. I'm in his shoes, fighting, facing the horrors of his service that I couldn't even begin to fathom but my imagination creates them anyway. I wrote a poem about it that summarizes how the nightmare feels...
    akane94 akane94 18-21, F Aug 20, 2013

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    I Love My Soldier No Matter What

    I've been with my soldier for two years, and he recently left last month, its hard because he is my bestfriend and ive known him my entire life, Its hard going weeks without talking to him, i wait everyday for the mail to come so i can hear from him, we are getting married when...
    Domomatrix Domomatrix 18-21 Nov 19, 2012

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    Selection, What Is Of It

    Well, here I am two days into this selection process and its going to be crazy. i have so many feelings that are running wild and so many different emotions. i couldnt sleep last night, it was the first night without him and i didn't realize how crazy this would actually make me...
    annacbennett20 annacbennett20 18-21, F Oct 2, 2011

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    April It Is!

    Hey ladies, I hope all of you and your men are doing great! So some new things to be brought up. When he called me this morning, he had asked me if April was better in my opinion for him to come home. I told him that I personally think that it would be... because we would get...
    shaysmc shaysmc 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 19, 2010

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    Lonely

    Johnny is deployed in Iraq. He will be home in one month but everyday is a struggle without him here. I am moving to MO with him when he gets home bc I have realized through this deployment I cant live with out him. I just hope and pray I dont have to go through this again for a...
    lauraluv79 lauraluv79 26-30 1 Response May 31, 2009

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    My Captain In Afghanistan

      This is the hardest i have encountered. Not a day goes by that i dont chat with him and i always tried to be strong fro him but i break down somehow. When ever we said i love you to each other, he always says he loves me first and i loved him second. That really put a...
    rosenmike rosenmike 36-40 Sep 26, 2012

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    Please December Come Faster!

    Hey ladies, I hope all your men out there are doing well. I talked to Tom (my soldier) This morning for an unbelievable 2 and a half hours!! It was absoluetly amazing! I love him so much and I cannot wait for him to come home for christmas! I've been told he is planning on...
    shaysmc shaysmc 18-21, F Nov 16, 2010

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    Patients, Totally Not Something I Enjoy!!

    Hello, My name is crystal my soldier has been in the national guard for 3 years and we have been together for 4 years. He is the love of my life and this is our first deployment. This is the hardest thing I have ever gone through and I give all you ladies and men props for...
    takenbyasoldier08 takenbyasoldier08 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2012

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    Being Strong For Us

    Everyday is a struggle when your not here,I find myself reading over our text msg starring at your pictures as if you were sitting next to me .the way you smell is so distinctive I cant get you off of my mind.Your deployment isn't till June but its like your already gone! Is it...
    jensthebest jensthebest 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 7, 2011

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    My Highschool Sweetheart Is Now Army Strong

    My name is Andrea and i met my girlfriend when i was in 7th grade and she was in 8th. I had the biggest crush but didn't have the guts to say anything to her. Later in the 11th grade i followed her on twitter and we instantly reconnected. We have been together officially for...
    lesbianarmywife lesbianarmywife 18-21 Nov 15, 2012

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    Dog Tags(;

    So today, I went to the mall with my friend Heather. I came across a little store called "Things Remembered". I had asked the lady if they sold rings by any chance. She told me they didn't. I walked around and noticed Dog Tags. They had an abolsute beautiful black dog tag with...
    shaysmc shaysmc 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 16, 2010

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    Day And Night

    Your lips speak soft sweetness, Your touch a cool caress, I am lost in your magic, My heart beats within your chest, I think of you each morning, And dream of you each night, I think of your arms being around me, And cannot express my delight, Never have I fallen, But I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 19, 2013

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    Wish Time Would Fast Forward

    Never in my life did i think it was possible to miss and love someone this much. Shane has become my world. i think about him every second of every day. I think about how hes doings, and what its going to be like when he comes home. i cant wait to be able to see him smile and...
    BSCtoAfghanistan BSCtoAfghanistan 18-21, F Dec 2, 2010

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    Only Time Can Tell...

    So, my soldier and I were in high school together. I somehow managed to reconnect on an online military website. Funny thing is he was the first to message me, I never thought of it. Until one day I was so busy I told him to message me on skype. He added me and when I saw his...
    fortheloveofmusic5 fortheloveofmusic5 18-21 Apr 29, 2012

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    Saying Goodbye

    Today i had to do probably the hardest thing i have ever had to do, and that was saying goodbye to the love of my life.I could see it in his eyes that if it was his choice i would be going with him or he would just stay! he said he didn't want to see no tear just my smile and...
    MyHeartBelongsToAnArmyMP MyHeartBelongsToAnArmyMP 18-21, F Aug 28, 2011

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    First Time

    Hello Ladys First sorry for my bad english, am from germany. But me am waiting like you for my soldier.We  made more as the half way,he will be home in 4 month.For me never beeing in touch with a soldier or the army I can say those are very hard times.It has never been...
    mariamdari mariamdari 36-40, F 6 Responses Apr 3, 2010

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    Waiting...sucks.

    Waiting is the hardest thing ever. He hasnt even been gone a week and it sucks horribly. He will be gone for 3-4 months and then gets leave for a week or two. I hate waiting for calls, texts, letters, everything. I want to hear his voice every night but i know that is not...
    nm617ox nm617ox 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 8, 2011

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    My head tells me "move on", my stubborn heart says "hold on"... *sigh* I can't enjoy life lately anymore.. this "not-knowing-what-he-really-wants" definitely doesn't help make it...
    Faith0615 Faith0615 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Complete the sentence. Will u
    paperangel15 paperangel15 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 26

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    I am ugly that's y cuz idk
    ridleyswaq ridleyswaq 13-15, M May 14

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    Would you sit again, yawn, and Enable the forex option go you by? Or would you sit-up, choose recognize, and grab on to a long run that didn't revolve about you slamming your head...
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    i am 13 years old and things arent so great for me at home. i live in chester (north-west of england) and i want to run away but i need a group. if you live nearby and want to run...
    martha1712 martha1712 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    About a year ago , I got really drunk after receiving some bad news , I then got it into my head to sleep with a man I did not know without using protection During our encounter...
    babina8 babina8 31-35, F 1 Response May 6

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    My whole family has gradually come to reject me and ostracize me. I haven't done anything to them, but I stick out as different and they dislike me for that. I'm the awkward...
    UnwantedPup UnwantedPup 31-35, T Apr 24

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    Yesterday I was at the bank, waiting to get some money out. There was a bit of a queue, but it was moving nicely. A woman joined the queue right behind me and proceeded to moan...
    SlushyAseSparkles SlushyAseSparkles 22-25, F 7 Responses Apr 28

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    I am a stay at home Dad I have 3 beautiful girls Katie is 9 Jordan is 8 and Alyssa is 2 and a half months old my girlfriend Jenna is a teacher so she works and I stay home with...
    snugglebear13 snugglebear13 36-40, M May 6

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    When you are waiting for that one person. The one who makes your heart race. Takes your hand gently. Erasing any trace of doubt in your mind. Waiting for the loving I looked...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 11

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    Holy ****! In 24hrs I'll be home from what was supposed to be a fun vacation. I'm never coming here again. I can't deal with other people's kids. Especially when they have no...
    DrexelFloriene DrexelFloriene 36-40, F Apr 24

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    I have a long haired chihuahua named Bella and she is very shy. She is like a little shadow and always has to be in the same room as me or she isn't happy. When I am there she will...
    oyeabunstyle oyeabunstyle 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 27

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    Every time you sent a tex with a smile or a text with a kiss my hopes rose, every time you said you missed me I felt so close, it got to a point where you wanted to come home but...
    traceyannmay traceyannmay 22-25, F 2 Responses May 1

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    I only ran away once, and i almost got away. It was a pretty elaborate scheme. It all started when my house life fell apart. We were barely making it, food was scarce and there...
    KaYtO KaYtO 18-21, M May 6

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    I didn't have the greatest childhood growing up. My parents divorced when I was 2. My father was an alcoholic and verbally and physically abused my mother. Me and my older sister...
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