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I Hate the Navy

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    I know a lot of people are going to say if you hate the navy, then you shouldn't have joined.  But I didn't hate it to begin with.  Obviously why I would I join something I hate.  The recruiters spun all sorts of lies and told me wonderful...
    inkinarc inkinarc 26-30 15 Responses Nov 26, 2009

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    I joined the Navy 2 years ago

    and within those 2 years I've experienced stupidity, hypocrisy, and bullying. The Navy may have taken steps to end hazing but there's still a lot of degradation of junior sailors, who are often treated as less than human because of their lack of rank. There are many great things...
    CowgirlBebop CowgirlBebop 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 17, 2014

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    My Site

    I've been trying to find a site like this for years.  Since I haven't come across one and due to the lack of content in this one, I am currently working on one on my own.  Please visit at: http://navycrap.weebly.com/index.html
    inkinarc inkinarc 26-30 1 Response Nov 26, 2009

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    Part of me loved it and part of me hated it.

    Overall, the Navy has made me a better person. Although I wish I stayed in for the retirement, I noticed that MOST (not everyone) people who stay in for many years are not the brightest bulbs in the lamp. MOST NAVY LIFERS (not all of them) are the ***holes they are, because...
    TroyGraham TroyGraham 36-40, M Jan 29, 2014

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    So upset. Dropped kids at school, grocery shopped and ran I few errands all within two hours. Ended up at the mall just before heading home. Hubby calls pissed off and asking me...
    hsyt hsyt 36-40, F 20 hrs ago

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    He moved to naval base bremerton. Even though it's only over an hour from where I live now I'm having a hard time not sleeping next to him at night and coming home to him. Only...
    Karamae33 Karamae33 18-21, F Jan 14

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    It's my and my sailor's Anniversary! Excuse the photo, it's old and when I had short hair XD Anyways I'm proud to be with my fiancé, he's done so much for us. When we first met...
    Ashabella Ashabella 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Hey guys. I wrote this as a letter ill never send. let me know what you think? I stopped writing for a while, mostly because, well, I wanted to block out how I had been feeling...
    abbylynn98 abbylynn98 18-21, F 1 Response 19 mins ago

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    So first I guess I'll say the basics. My name's Nichole, I'm a freshman at DePauw University (small school in Indiana), and my boyfriend Corey is enlisted in the Navy. We have...
    Nichole1916 Nichole1916 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    Well almost. I love the navy. Navy is life
    starbolt starbolt 13-15, F Jan 11

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    I wouldn't call her "sister." She's more like my parents other daughter. It's amazing that two people so completely different can be born to the same family. As a kid, she had the...
    ELeathers ELeathers 22-25, F 6 hrs ago

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    I hate bedtime without his voice being the last thing I hear before falling asleep. Missing him so bad. 17 days left!!
    Anchored4life Anchored4life 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    I was a seabee EO. got out with an e4. at the time hated a majority of the experience, but In retrospect I miss the hell out of it.
    jenneruz jenneruz 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    The hardest part about my current situation is that we have no dates. Once all my paperwork has been cleared and I receive base sponsorship we can finally pick a date to move me...
    cmp7876 cmp7876 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    I am engaged to my fiancé, he is in the army and we met on line when he was deployed in Afghanistan. We are two different races, he is filipino and I am Hispanic so we have a...
    mandaxo26 mandaxo26 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    My boyfriend is in the navy and yesterday he told me that they hit a whale and I got mad at him. Obviously it wasn't his fault I was just sad that the whale had died
    Pooh1993 Pooh1993 18-21, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I hate being terrified of not knowing what tomorrow brings..
    Haleyraelove96 Haleyraelove96 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I do hate being lied to, I hate fake promises and fake words of affection, I think it's always better to be upfront and tell the truth no matter how much it hurts at the end I...
    Marlenyfl83 Marlenyfl83 26-30, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    I've been married to my husband for 7 years. We both have had our ups and downs and like most our marriage is far from perfect. I never really had a problem with my SIL, SMIL, or...
    hm3mac hm3mac 26-30, F 6 hrs ago

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    Ok so my ex boyfriend we are best friends and we're still inlove well after high school he's heading off to the navy can someone please let me know what to expect so im prepared...
    shelbel22 shelbel22 18-21, F Dec 30, 2014

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    My boyfriend of a year and a half just left to boot camp yesterday and I already miss him! We would hang out all of the time and now that he's gone and I haven't spoken to him I...
    kitasoundara kitasoundara 18-21, F Jan 6

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    Today I have seen the down fall of having the love of my life in the Navy. Today was a terrible, awful day in my life and all I wanted was him. To talk to him, to have him hold me...
    KristiMariee KristiMariee 18-21, F Jan 9

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    Something that irks me is when people make you feel bad for missing your significant other. Not one person has the right to tell you when you can or cannot miss the person you love...
    aiahlove aiahlove 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    I am a US Navy veteran and I am proud of my time serving my country
    chrisyoung chrisyoung 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 15

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    My sailor. My heart. There is no difference. "It's not for me or for you, it's or us." I love him, since day one I knew he was mine. Hooyah! Go Navy!!!
    KristiMariee KristiMariee 18-21, F Jan 16

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    lucky u girls who can still talk,see,chat with ur sailor..Mine is idle I would say,since September..he said he was just off for vacation from August for three weeks,I don't wanna...
    noraihshiaron noraihshiaron 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    And it's a little crazy how every post I've seen on this site is about Navy girlfriends. I am proud to be active duty, 6 years strong.
    badpwnies badpwnies 22-25, F Jan 18

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    Any Navy girlfriends out there from Illinois? I wish I could sit down and talk to someone about all of this. I've tried talking to my friends but they really don't understand.
    Haleyraelove96 Haleyraelove96 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 20

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    So it has finally hit me that my boyfriend will be leaving me to go into the navy, last night we talked about it so I could understand it more. He told me that he is going to get...
    cholrach cholrach 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    So last night my boyfriend officially signed up for the navy his ship out date is August 25 and im scared to death I don't want him to go but I know it's good for him I just love...
    Taylor91313 Taylor91313 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    This is my first time on this site so i kinda don't know what to say or do lol I created an account cuz I saw this page and I was inspired by all of the strong women on here. I...
    Pooh1993 Pooh1993 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I joined this site because I was hoping to connect with girls who have Navy girlfriends coz it's just so hard for my friends to understand how I feel every time he leaves. He's...
    alohagirl23 alohagirl23 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Even though I might be frustrated about the distance and not being able to see my sailor. I could not be more proud of him and I could not be more proud to be a Navy girlfriend!
    Haleyraelove96 Haleyraelove96 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    My boyfriend just left for boot camp yesterday. He enlisted as Special Operations: Navy SEAL. It was ... bad but not at the same time. We've been dating for over four years now...
    ANavyGirl21 ANavyGirl21 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    My boyfriend just left for boot camp yesterday. He enlisted as Special Operations: Navy SEAL. It was ... bad but not at the same time. We've been dating for over four years now...
    ANavyGirl21 ANavyGirl21 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Found out my sailor won't be coming home when we thought... It's all up in the air right now.. It sick because we had a plan, but I guess I need to get used to the Navy messing...
    KristiMariee KristiMariee 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I never ask how you are if i don't care. I hate the fact that humanity has made the words "How are you" mean so little. When i ask someone hey how are you i always have to say...
    Sproetjies3 Sproetjies3 22-25, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    The truth always comes out.... And being lied to hurts like hell. Why lie? Own it - be honest or be nothing to me at all. The pain I feel could have so easily been avoided with...
    Mamaox Mamaox 31-35, F 10 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I hate it when I get sent out of the classroom for proving the teacher wrong.
    AlphaGrey AlphaGrey 22-25, M 17 hrs ago

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    It just adds more minutes to an already packed, stressed out day. I hate being late to work why did I bother getting out of bed only to be delayed? Sigh traffic :(
    tangledweb94 tangledweb94 18-21, M 11 hrs ago

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    Broken0923 Broken0923 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I hate it when the phone rings and it is from a random sales person. They dial from number to number trying to sell their stuff. Once they find a valid number, they will phone you...
    katsuobushi katsuobushi 36-40, M 10 hrs ago

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    When they would arrive at school in a grouchy mood and take it out on the students. Look, it's not my fault you didn't get sex last night or had a fight with someone in your life...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 9 hrs ago

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    I'm dyyyying !!!! I hate being a girl :'(
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 5 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I really do. I also love when someone says they've been through my stories and love what I've written and that they want to get to know me more. Such an oblivious lie. If they had...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F 5 hrs ago