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I Hate the Military Life

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    Hate Military Life

    I am a former correctional officer. I loved my job. I resigned my position to accompany my husband, BIGGEST MISTAKE I've ever made!!! We are stationed in Okinawa, Japan. I was unaware of the fact, by accompaning my husband I would be forfidding my rights. For example, I am not...
    geisha12345 geisha12345 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 29, 2009

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    Strong Bonds/Cavalry Ball

    Strongs Bonds is a long weekend of learning and togetherness with your spouse. We arrive at the hotel on Friday and stay until Sunday. There are classes held everyday tailored to military marriages. On Saturday night was the Cavalry Ball which is steeped in tradition. The great...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 13, 2013

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    I am in the navy and I'm constantly sexually

    harassed 24/7. I hide when not working, scared to sleep and always listening in fear. I had such high hopes and expectations but there's nothing honorable about what I've seen in a week at my duty station. I work on a ship with marines, only female for certain jobs and I've...
    dalamoha dalamoha 51-55, T Oct 23, 2014

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    I am active duty army

    and I make military humor videos on YouTube. Check them out and subscribe if you like them. My username is aschmetzer42
    TenaciousLee42 TenaciousLee42 22-25, F May 4, 2014

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    Hurry Up And Wait

    That's all it ever is. Hurry up and wait. My husband had 10 days leave during his deployment. We were so excited to see each other after 8 months of being apart. I got everything ready for him at home while he sat in an airport waiting on his flight. His plane never showed up. He...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 24, 2012

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    Do you ever feel lonely? Not the kind of lonely where you miss your SO, but this strange disconnect from other people who don't understand military life. All I want is to be with...
    raquelita88 raquelita88 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    They say that the cure is a change of perspective. Well, that **** is not going to cut it now. I need to make so many changes and I don't even know where to start.
    thisissamwut thisissamwut 18-21, M 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    So many faces in and out of my life Some will last Some will be just now and then Life is a series of hellos and goodbyes I'm afraid it's time for goodbye again
    bigsteve1966 bigsteve1966 46-50, M 2 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    I just really ******* hate this life.. I haven't done anything wrong, plus i never meant to exist.. I never meant for my parents to meet.. I really didn't mean it.. I just want all...
    xXGothicAngelxx xXGothicAngelxx 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I broke up with my boyfriend he was my Best Friend most of my life he came out last week and asked me out 2 days ago, yesterday was probs the worst day of my life we were at the...
    SpiritOfOrpheus SpiritOfOrpheus 16-17, M 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    im a broken person..im sad im depressed im lost..im an absolute loser im pathetic...death is the only option...i must die to get this feeling out of me ..i dont deserve anything im...
    LegendBattles LegendBattles 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    If someone told me 10 months ago that this is where my life would be today I would have gotten something to eat and drink, and then have blown my brains out.
    anonymousdrummer anonymousdrummer 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    My life is decent, and there's nothing REALLY wrong with my life... I'm just so sick of being alone. It's difficult as hell to build friendships, like face-to-face friends. I'm so...
    deademotion11 deademotion11 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Had the biggest panic attack and passed out .-. I fail at everything I tried to k!ll myself but couldn't do it... My little cousin walked through my door when I was crying and I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 days ago

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    I have all the bad luck in the world... I can never get a break.. When everything is going great for me ... Boom !!!!! **** happened damn I hate my life right now
    vansickle23 vansickle23 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    Everything's going wrong like everything. 1. My greatest friends from primary school have split off from me now and are the popular kids and then there's me who nobody notices...
    HMC17 HMC17 13-15, M 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    Another day, another birthday, and another reason to sit here hating my life. For me, it was just another day to be worked to the point of exhaustion, but now can't sleep. Had no...
    AggieGuy AggieGuy 36-40, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have made so many bad decisions all my life, never learned from my mistakes. Now at 38 I have no job married with a child and one more child to be born in OCT 1st week, Have...
    Peet77 Peet77 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    I've spent most my life unhappy. I've been ganged raped, married to an abusive man for 16 1/2 years, raised my boys in pure poverty after my divorce & been stabbed in the back many...
    gatorgirl013 gatorgirl013 36-40, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    My dad always seems to nag me about college. I want to go, but I think he expects too much because all I hear about is how he wants me to go to college but then only wants to make...
    Amtrog3 Amtrog3 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    Everyone is busy with their own ****, nobody has time for me. I have to do everything alone. Figure out everything alone. Go through everything alone. I'm so sick of it!
    laleee laleee 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    So angry and stressed right now. Lack of sleep isn't helping. Kids are stressing me out. Acting up, refusing to behave. Today I specifically told them not to touch a cake. I left...
    JacobsGirl360 JacobsGirl360 31-35, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Two nights ago he definitely opened my eyes. I knew he was going out with friends from class, but I didn't think he'd be out late. I got upset when I found out he had other plans...
    ashleywarren96 ashleywarren96 18-21, F 6 Responses a week ago

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    Someone just told me to kill myself and I was already depressed im seriously considering it right now
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15 13 Responses a week ago

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    Last year, I unexpectedly lost my job. I lost it, emotionally and so the actually firing process was more or less of a gun to my head, although, it really hurt my feelings. Losing...
    LDot LDot 22-25 2 Responses Jun 28

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    Siblings: They are annoying, cause most of the trouble and my brother keeps wetting himself and i have to sleep in the same room as him Parents: They almost never leave me alone...
    Vendoodle64 Vendoodle64 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 28

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    Why? Because I am a mom and a wife. Imagine waking up to a toddler everyday who you are desperately trying to convince to eat but they scream at you and spit food out that you...
    MonsterMonster MonsterMonster 22-25 1 Response Jun 27

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    I officially suck at suicide. Every time I try, I fail. I'm afraid to stab myself because even that might not work at this point. :/
    DreamWarriorBlake DreamWarriorBlake 22-25, M 8 Responses Jun 27

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    I'm so over how **** I feel.
    dogsgowoof dogsgowoof 36-40, M Jun 27

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    And I can't stop hating it. **** everything
    Jacko850 Jacko850 18-21 Jun 26

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    losing friend. Girls don't like me. Wasted my time on some girl I thought was great. turns out she thought nothing of me. That killed me and made me give up on girls. my life now...
    Jacko850 Jacko850 18-21 1 Response Jun 25

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    I am so frustrated right now. I'm sick of people at the moment. I avoid social situations and I have on/off suicidal thoughts. Some people in my life currently just frustrate me...
    rcmh171822 rcmh171822 18-21, F Jun 23

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    That moment when u scratch the hell out of your arm just because your upset but can't cut
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15 2 Responses Jun 22

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    Every since my dad died, life had become so difficult. I have tried so hard to keep things together. It had been three years. But as days, months, and years past---- I feel like my...
    ayamesan16 ayamesan16 22-25, F Jun 22

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    when your best friend ditches you for sleeping in and netflix. what a *****.
    mstenorsaxplayer mstenorsaxplayer 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    Seriously just done... Can't handle family drama anymore! Can I die PLEASE?
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    I'm pretty sure I have one of the most pathetic lives out there. I'm so ashamed of my situation right now. Where do I begin?! 1. I recently turned 18 years old 2. I live with my...
    pixywrites pixywrites 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 21

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    My life is so bad I know I shouldn't complain since I have food and shelter and safety and ppl are dying of hunger and war around the war and am having everything and still...
    collegegirl20 collegegirl20 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    my girlfriend wont text me. I don't think her parents like me. should I break up with her or not. I'm so confused :(
    ethan78945 ethan78945 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 20

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    When you can not stand life anymore, you eat, you sleep, and watching movies.
    2greeneyess 2greeneyess 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    Before I was the girl who always had A in school. Now, everything changed. All fault deserves my depression.. okay, but, my parents don't know about that.. they don't seem to...
    no1escape no1escape 16-17, F Jun 19

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    Last year I gave up on everything then this year when I decided it was time for change I worked harder and things were improving up until the point where everything started to go...
    rcmh171822 rcmh171822 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 19