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I Got a Letter From My Soldier

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    Finally Got a Letter!!

    Thursdayyy i recieved the first 3 letters in the mail from my soldier! i was soooooooooooooooooooo happy u have no idea .. i read them over and over everyday!! i sent his the following day since i finally got a return adress! i cant wait to hear bak from him! ahhhh im so happpy...
    ilovemysoldier907 ilovemysoldier907 18-21 Jul 27, 2009

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    I Got 3 Letters From Cody!

    So today when i checked the mail i got another letter from Cody! You have no idea how excited i was lol. The only problem is i can't write back yet, he has to wait until he moves into the new barracks but i'm just so excited to find out that he is alright!!
    hannakathleen hannakathleen 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 28, 2009

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    Thinking About His Letter

    So i got another letter on Wenesday from jeff. As i've said we've known eachother for four years and he thinks we can make it through anything. I think so as well but in his last two letters he has asked me if we should get promise rings or if i thought we were ready for...
    infantrygirl322 infantrygirl322 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2009

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