I Hate the Military Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    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...
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    Sep 24, 2012

    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
    26-30, F
    May 4, 2014

    I am in the Air Force I recommend people trying

    ALL options before joining any branch of military, it is a terrible thing to waste your life on.
    Malone670 Malone670
    22-25, F
    Mar 11, 2016

    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

    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

    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...
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    Mar 13, 2013
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