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I Have a Husband In Prison

the ones who love him suffer also. 595 People

    I have been with my fiance

    for 2 years, and we are madly in love. He's recently received a 4 to 10 year prison sentence for a charge that happened years before I even met him... the worst part of it all is that I am 8 months pregnant with his child, and he already has one child from a previous...
    ccc526 ccc526 22-25, F 2 Responses May 18, 2014

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    I Have A Husband In Prison

    I was that Husband. Not a day goes by that i don't think about the harm I caused. Reading your comments allows me see just how gut wrenching it was for my wife. She left me as a result of my arrest and I can't blame her. At first I was angry, then bitter, then sad, and finally...
    Arrestangel Arrestangel 41-45, M Nov 20, 2013

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    I Need Picked Up...

    I am experiencing so many emotions right now!! We got to visit my husband two days ago and stayed the entire 10hrs :)) it's so great seeing him and holding his hand and seeing our daughter smile ear to ear because Daddy is right in front of her. However it's almost like a death...
    LynScott LynScott 31-35, F 8 Responses Oct 29, 2013

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    I have been with my man

    for 7+ years.. We have been thru it all... Just when I thought things were going good. He gets in trouble with the law for the first time in his 28years of life.. He was carrying an unregistered gun.. You see, Where we live, in the Bay Area this is nothing.. You will go to jail...
    Willskeeper Willskeeper 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 28, 2014

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    dalidacc11 dalidacc11 26-30, F a week ago

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    He stole my heart <3

    so I stole his last name! Hey it's me again :) It's been awhile since I've been on here. So I thought I would give everyone an update. I started this journey with my husband in jail with him having 4 years!! I thought I would never make it. Now it's only 6 months and he will be...
    chrissygurl4321 chrissygurl4321 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 12, 2014

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    #4th Time In

    So my husband recently was sentenced to 6 years we have been married for 15 years and this is the 4 th time he has done time. I've always staid by his side but this time I think I've had enough our relationship had been pretty rocky right before he went in again. He knew what the...
    Lonlymommi Lonlymommi 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 24, 2013

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    my husband is 8 mths into 16 yr sentence of

    which must serve 8 b4 elgible for parole and is now clinically depressed in tdcj. we haven't ever been apart b4 this he's really struggling over me being out here alone does anybody have any advice on how I can help him also we are 170 miles apart in different states. he is a...
    redneckbarby78 redneckbarby78 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 27, 2014

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    I just need him home !

    ! I can't sleep without him
    patientlywaiting017 patientlywaiting017 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 9

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    My husband called me today

    and said the doctor just told him that he has been in renal failure since November. He was seeing a specialist before he got sentenced two years ago, but the jail lost his medical records and they have refused to treat him for cancer or kidney dysfunction. He has been so sick...
    Steph0415 Steph0415 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    I just want to encourage the wives waiting

    during this valentines week. The sacrifice you are making for your family will be rewarded. Stay strong, and keep up the good work! Don't let the teddy bears and chocolate depress you. There will be a celebration one day, if we don't give up!! Some people never find their...
    Steph0415 Steph0415 46-50, F 2 Responses Feb 7, 2014

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    The Sisterhood

    It's been about a year since he went away. Another year, maybe two, before he comes home. I am certainly not an expert, but I have (sadly) become accustomed to the written and unwritten codes of conduct by which a prison visitor must abide. I've watched countless comrades...
    jessicaleigh19103 jessicaleigh19103 31-35 2 Responses Aug 5, 2013

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    It's been 3 months since I've seen him

    and I'm getting so impatient. The paperwork is taking forever to get processed. I just wanna see him, I met him while working at the prison he's at as a medical assistant, so I've never even gotten to hug him
    orsoliz orsoliz 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 15

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    So as most of you know my husband had 4 months

    left and was in the work release program when the state came and pulled him out with new charges. So now everything has FINALLY been figured out and I can fill everyone in...Sigh...here goes. They picked him up in July, and moved him back to prison for a whole month before...
    nyckimcbride nyckimcbride 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 30

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    1991quangninh 1991quangninh 22-25, M Sep 11, 2014

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    I just wanted to share an awesome experience to

    encourage others. By chance I met a woman, who hasn't gotten to see her son in a year. She doesn't have a car or the money to make the trip. I am going to visit my husband Sunday, and her son is in the same unit. Out of the hundreds of prisons in our state, they are in the...
    Steph0415 Steph0415 46-50, F 2 Responses May 17, 2014

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    Yesterday my husband was classified minimum

    for the first time ever, (I have no idea how he did it we definitely have a guardian angel) and today he called and said hes going to a farm that's 47 miles from me. Im still in shock and am in tears of overwhelming joy.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 4, 2014

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    My husband has been incarcerated

    for three and a half years of a 35 year sentence. It's destroying me.
    Swho Swho 46-50, F 5 Responses Feb 23, 2014

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    In All The World You'll Never Find A Love That's True As Mine

    So I haven't been on here in a while, but I've decided to do a little update. My husband Kenny was sentenced to 4 years in prison. Now we are finally under a year for him to be released. It's about 11 months now. I know that this time will fly. I need to get so much prepared...
    chrissygurl4321 chrissygurl4321 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 22, 2013

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    I'm thankful for an end to 2013 with it's tests,

    trials, and heartbreak, and looking forward to the promise of a new year. It has been hard without my husband beside me, but I know we are connected, and our love is even stronger. I'm thankful for this group that understands and bears one another's burden. I promise to...
    Steph0415 Steph0415 46-50, F 3 Responses Jan 2, 2014

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    In Love And Waiting

    My fiancé is serving a 7 year sentence,well he have 7more years left. We lost contact in the beginning of his sentence and we just reconnected 3months ago. Did I mention that I love and is truly in love with this man. I haven't told anyone that we are getting married in 2months...
    Lilmama0810 Lilmama0810 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 28, 2013

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    My Fiance' could possibly be coming home very

    soon, HOPEFULLY!! A couple months ago he was told that he could serve 8 years in prison. The prosecutor decided to go with the 8 years because of his background as a young adult & ended up in jail twice before. So they look at it as he's not learning his lessons at all. I mean...
    Miamichic7 Miamichic7 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 11, 2014

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    Well first month down.

    . 14 more to go. I keep telling myself that we're lucky..it could have been more.. I hate that we are in this situation to begin with..he doesn't deserve any of this. I miss him so much. I am honestly surprised that I made it past the first day... But you know what? I still feel...
    melguzman21 melguzman21 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 30, 2014

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    I've been with my husband

    for 13yrs and he's currently serving time in prison it's been 5 long months since he's been gone and I'm missing him so much it hurts my son asked me if he's gone to heaven because he hasn't come home I don't know what to do
    Igc123 Igc123 26-30, F 4 Responses Sep 4, 2014

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    Married 2 Months Then My Husband Is Arrested. And Like A Part Of Me Is Gone Too!

    I have read a few stories on here about some whirlwind romances. My husband and I met online over about an eight day period we text and talked on the phone nonstop. He had a bad past I guess but he never kept any of it a secret. He told me every bad thing he'd ever done, all the...
    itsjustme333 itsjustme333 41-45, F 9 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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    I have been married to my husband

    for a year 1 1/2. we have known each other for 3 years...he is the love of my life and a great man he would give the shirt off his back to anyone. my family loves him as well. when my husband was 18 my he got a sex offender charge. I think the case was bs. but was done is done...
    alwayslove8387 alwayslove8387 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    does anyone else constantly worry about how

    their husband is coping in prison, mine has been in for 8 mths with 8 mths to go, he seems good, healthy, tells me his fine but I still worry everyday
    mandypk mandypk 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 22, 2014

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    Who Walks In My Shoes?

    My fiance has been in federal prison for 8 months. I won't say he's innocent, but I can tell you that what he's going through is unnecessary; essentially, he's paying for his past mistakes. From over a decade ago. And that he's already served time for. But they wanted to snag...
    jessicaleigh19103 jessicaleigh19103 31-35 6 Responses May 15, 2013

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    This maybe a bit lengthy

    so I'll apologize in advance.. My husband and I married in October 2013, found out I was pregnant in February 2014, "separated" due to his drug addiction in June 2014 and he was arrested in September 2014... Like most off you I've never been in trouble in my life never on drugs...
    southernstylist southernstylist 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 10

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    what do you do when you get the call you have

    been waiting for all day or all week and it turns out all wrong....One of you says something hurtful or gets a bad attitude about something that doesn't even matter. How do you stop yourself from ruining the 15 minute call and realizing that he may not have eaten that day...or...
    Reneg8de Reneg8de 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 8

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    my husband got 16 months in prison,

    8 to go, its so hard, miss him everyday, I know 8 months isn't too long but how do I make it go really fast, lost without him
    mandypk mandypk 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 20, 2014

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    lobitalince lobitalince 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I met my fiance in March 2009,

    I love him so much. He was arrested in april of this year. The sad thing is I wasnt there when they got him, I was 4 hours away at school. I got a call from his sister while I was in class and she told me they came and got him. I was so devastated, I was just with him that whole...
    kianalove3 kianalove3 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 6, 2014

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    Have any of you met your husbands

    and gotten married while he was incarcerated?
    lobitalince lobitalince 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 21, 2014

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    God Give Me Strength Always♥

    Hey my name is Tracey Tyler! My life was going so well, until me and my husband decided together that he needed to turn his self to the authorities and get his Jail time behind him! Yes it was a hard decision, but you really can't have a productive life like that looking over...
    angelflower69 angelflower69 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 26, 2013

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    Hi any wife here from Canada.

    Received work from our lawyer my husband might get 3-5 years. I'm completely broken.
    inmatewifeonca inmatewifeonca 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 21, 2014

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    I am so angry! My fiance called me early this

    morning to tell me I can't visit today because he is being moved to another facility! The worst part is, I have no idea where he is going. He has 6 months and a week left. Why move him now? Don't they realize that moving them causes added stress? They already have enough going...
    DeniseMarie72 DeniseMarie72 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    My husband has been gone

    since over a year now. Its been a long road and I never imagined Id ever be in this situation. He was sentenced over 7 months go and received 7 years! The sad part was its a self defense case and he was defending himself. Life is hard I have had to move back in with my parents...
    babynesh05 babynesh05 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 7, 2014

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    Well it's been 6 months with 10.

    5 to go. It hasn't been easy but we are becoming stronger together everyday. I miss him so much. I'm lucky to have him close by. We talk almost everyday and I try to visit at least once a week. My work hours conflict with visiting,but we make it work. It's still not the same as...
    DeniseMarie72 DeniseMarie72 41-45, F Oct 20, 2014

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    MY Convict 2

    I miss my fiancee more than words can describe and I find comfort in knowing im not the only one dealing with this struggle. Some people dont understand how hard it is for us, the ones who love them. We suffer just as much. We may not be the ones behind bars having to do time but...
    JessnBaldy JessnBaldy 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 14, 2013

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    Faithfully Waiting..

    Dec 1 2005 my husband went to prison- 4 year sentence- and we have a "truth in sentence" law in our state.. no chance for early release.   I had been with my husband for 13 years at the time of his sentencing (married for 6 of them).   I had to put...
    cll9903 cll9903 31-35 41 Responses Aug 23, 2008

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    looking for a friend

    or a support group to get me through this tough time, with my boyfriend being in jail waiting for his sentence.
    sugar2191 sugar2191 41-45, F 6 Responses Mar 10

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    Today it's been really tuff ,

    my baby has been gone for almost 3months and it's 16 more to go or less and I miss him so much. He means so much to me an he is the best man I have ever met. He pushes me to do better in life and reach my dreams, when he was home he would give me anything I wanted.. Even...
    patientlywaiting017 patientlywaiting017 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 12

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    hi ladies.... I've came to this website looking

    for comfort and ladies who are actually going through the same things as I am. my boyfriend is incarcerated and has been since December 2014 and has a 3 and a half year sentence and release date is Jan 2017... I have dedicated 4 yrs of my life with this man and couldn't imagine...
    Sharnice2017 Sharnice2017 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 13

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    hello im new here...and sending positive vibes

    to all of you in the samw sitiation as my family..my husband has been gone for 15 months..36 more to go ..I am temporarily a single mom of a 7 yr old son. during this time his mother passed away and he wasn't able to say good bye becasue he wasn't classified...really horrible...
    Reneg8de Reneg8de 36-40, F 4 Responses Jan 23

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    It Hurts Everytime I Breathe..:(

    It's been 3 weeks since my boyfriend was arrested..but it feels like it's been so much longer :( I wake up in panic attacks, cry everyday, feel like my heart is going to burst out of my chest because it hurts so much eveytime I breathe! I can't believe how quicky my life was...
    DeniseMarie72 DeniseMarie72 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 15, 2013

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