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I Have Family In the Navy

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    I am a United States NAVY cousin I first posted

    this as a question as there is no such category, but now I'm adding it. How do I get an orange Me Too🍊?
    MissAnthony MissAnthony 41-45, F Mar 10

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    Wish I Had Joined As Well.

    My younger brother joined the Navy 3 years ago with some of his friends from high school. He has always been active and living in Daytona Beach he always was a swimmer and when he was old enough he became a certified diver. Now we works in Damage Control, and is always busy...
    GreenEyedGrl GreenEyedGrl 22-25, F Feb 15, 2010

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    My brother just swore into the navy!

    I'm so proud :') he ships out in February.
    silverthewulf silverthewulf 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    A Brother and Two Cousins

    My younger brother is a seabee and I am so proud of him,he is a jerk,but I love him.He is gonna go overseas again in a few months.I worry about him all the time.My cousins have been overseas too and my family could not be more proud.
    blackcat blackcat 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 21, 2007

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    My Story

    My dad is in the Navy. He has been in for 35 yrs. He was in the Gulf War and has been stationed at 8 different bases and been on 5 different carriers. He is now at the Pentagon. I am very proud of him but being raised in the military is very different then being raised in the...
    ArmySrgntWife ArmySrgntWife 22-25, F May 8, 2008

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    My Big Brother.

    Well its been years now and my brother christian joined the navy when i was about 6...its been so long and i miss and worry about him a lot..But then, my worries grew more like if someone grabbed a bag of worries and dumped them all over me....well u see my brother went to...
    XxxHanxxX XxxHanxxX 13-15, F Sep 5, 2012

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    Yeah

    My cousin is. Pretty much everyone on my dad's side was in the navy at some point. That's where my parents met, actually. 
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F Oct 22, 2008

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    Navy Girls

    I am a Navy brat. My ex was in the Navy. My 20 yr old niece is in the Navy and in Iraq.  And I retired from the Air Force for a reason !!!!! Go Navy!
    1Babe 1Babe 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 21, 2008

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    Bro

    My big brother is in the Navy. He is supposed to be a feul specialist, fueling the planes on the ships and putting out fires and such. Right now, he is stationed in Japan, but on his way to Australia. I haven't seen him since before Halloween, 2006. He had been home for two weeks...
    PoeticRejection PoeticRejection 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 20, 2007

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    My Brother!!! I Am So Proud!

    My Brother is currently in the Navy.. I am so proud of him he was headed for trouble. But, now he is doing a great thing being in the Navy.. He doesn't get to see his son very often but, I am glad that he got himself together to do this. He is so brave.. I couldn't be more proud...
    MistressDawn MistressDawn 22-25, F Oct 21, 2008

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    New And Need Some Advice

    Everyone on my dad's side has been in the navy as well as my mom's cousins. My cousin is just coming home from overseas; I'm so proud of him. He's gone from not knowing what he wanted in life to being chief in the Navy. My other cousin who is my age, is married to a Navy sailor...
    lovinghim5 lovinghim5 18-21, F Mar 8, 2011

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    I can't stand living around my spouses family and I want to move but I know my spouse won't leave his family and their land. It's driving me crazy, I don't want to leave my...
    Phmj Phmj 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 7

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    as much as i love my family, i would really appreciate it if they stop belittling me academic wise. it's always "Why are you so effin stupid?" "Do you have any common sense in that...
    julesju julesju 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    hi well my family mostly hates me i cry all the time and my mother dosent care she says i have a mental issue and my dad too they love my older sister. please help I dont know what...
    imsadallthetime imsadallthetime 18-21, F Oct 28

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    first of all I'm not close to my non-immediate family members...cousins, aunts, uncles...my mom's side is ok..but my dad's side is filled with drama...his sisters pretty much leech...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F Nov 11

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    i just need to get it all out. my dad used to be an engineer but he has been unemployed for about 2 years now, now he started working as personal driver. my mum works, a lot, and...
    penscared penscared 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 12

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    So i avoid family. Text mom. And remember why i avoid.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 17

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    Sometimes I wonder if my mom likes my brother more and in truth I know she does, I would test things out to see how she would respond and when I ask my brother to do the same she...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    My family came down . I wish I was never here. Because they are mad at me for everything that happen to me. They say it was my fault believe it. They say it's my fault for self...
    wisdomgirl wisdomgirl 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    When your whole family asks you why you're single at the dinner table.. Gee, I don't know, I got dumped maybe?
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 16 Responses 1 day ago

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    I really need advice, not sure how this site works but here goes: I'm 17 years old and I keep letting my parents down. My older sister has anxiety and small things can upset her...
    17femaleuk 17femaleuk 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 13

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    Been a way 4 a while life is just ****** up right now wife is talking 2 other guys and my brother from a nother mother hung him self at my house and I found him dead I now don't...
    cagefightlife cagefightlife 36-40, M 4 days ago

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    My dad passed away 3 years ago and my mom can't let go until now. She refuses to move on. Sometimes she forgets who's dead and who's alive. And she has a bad themper. She also has...
    fikydiamond fikydiamond 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 6

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    I feel like I'm loosing my mom she's spend more time with her boyfriend and her friends I feel like I'm like her sister backing her up making sure she dosent get caught is like she...
    Anabe1995 Anabe1995 18-21, F Nov 10

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    I HATE IT!! If it was a friend or anything like that i would just disconnect! But disconnecting with your mother who still has 3 of my siblings at home is tough! Very tempting...
    Jessicaliners Jessicaliners 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    I've never meet my biological father
    Sophie1111000 Sophie1111000 13-15, F Nov 11

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    But I love them and would take an army of enemies to protect them.
    Sheismybestfriend Sheismybestfriend 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 13

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    My mom just told me that im subject for her and that she does not care about me. I love her and I need my old mom back, I cant take this...
    staystrongandlive staystrongandlive 16-17, F 4 Responses Nov 17

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    Do you have family members you can't stand or had a falling out with people? I'm talking like a major issue, not a minor misunderstanding.
    Emeraldisles5 Emeraldisles5 18-21 2 days ago

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    My wife grew up a nudist. After we married we became full time nudists along with her family. Once we had a family of our own, they too joined this lifestyle. It is very comforting...
    cuckold236 cuckold236 46-50, M 2 hrs ago

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    I hate my family because I am always the one who has to give in and sacrifice my own dreams and own freedom for the sake of someone else's. I don't want to go into much detail but...
    D2BA D2BA 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    Me and my wife are both active duty enlisted members in the Navy. Separated by several states, yet due to our orders, neither one of us will be going on deployment unless we re...
    Erildhel Erildhel 22-25, M Oct 30

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    I was debating whether it not to post something but I don't know where else to go. I found out a couple days ago that my sailor won't be home for two weeks like we thought. He'll...
    Navygirl24 Navygirl24 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 18

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    I woke this morning with an extraordinarily stiff neck, that is actually still bothering me. I can’t look up or to the left unless I want a nasty pain, and I can’t seem to get...
    Lilysilver13 Lilysilver13 16-17, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I am the youngest of 3 children. I have a sister (Laura) who is 21 and a brother (Robert) who is 18. My mum and dad divorced 7 years ago and my mum raised us on her own. And she...
    kellywedgieknickers kellywedgieknickers 13-15, F 6 hrs ago

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    I hate this feeling, like all I want is for my bf's family to accept me but they freakin hate me so much. I didnt even do anything they havent even given me a chance to show them...
    rejinuuh rejinuuh 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    Hey guys! We have a great page on fb for all Navy girlfriends to connect! Come check us out! US Navy Girlfriends https://www.facebook.com/pages/US-Navy-Girlfriends...
    Lessthanthreemynavycorpsman88 Lessthanthreemynavycorpsman88 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 12

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    This is my life summed up. •I was born June 6th in Chicago, Illinois. •Mother was diagnosed with stage 4 Cancer. •I became very ill, and stayed in the same hospital with my...
    stephC6 stephC6 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    Navy lodge or navy gateway inn and suites? I already booked it at navy lodge, but I can always cancel. Its cheaper and im staying there for 6 bights but i heard something about...
    rejinuuh rejinuuh 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 28

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    Hello everyone I need advice I have gone low contact with my NM & mostly I'm managing it very well & I am a lot happier . I'm on crutches at the moment for an injury & she has...
    blueberry36 blueberry36 36-40, F 3 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I don't want people to get upset with what I'm about to post but I can't stand how Black Friday shopping is starting earlier and earlier. Don't these money hungry companies...
    brady120378 brady120378 31-35, M 8 hrs ago

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    Before my boyfriend left for bootcamp, he had to quit his job that he's worked at for 4 years.. I know it really upset him because his coworkers were like family to him. I know he...
    aiahlove aiahlove 18-21, F Nov 3

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    It's a long read but I really need advice :( My future mother-in-law continues to treat me horribly. When my SR lived with her she would kick him out for anything she saw as being...
    Ashabella Ashabella 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 11

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    I got my letters early this week! I was so surprised to see that small envelope because it usually arrives on Fridays. He was so sweet in his letter. Apparently they took their...
    aiahlove aiahlove 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 14

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    So my boyfriend is currently in A-school and is scheduled to finish around late April to early May. I'm a senior in high school and will graduate in June. We've been together for 2...
    CayleighQ CayleighQ 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 3

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    Two weeks until I see my best friend and the love of my life. The time we spent apart hasn't been easy but it's made us grow stronger and closer together. My travel plans still...
    Ashabella Ashabella 18-21, F Nov 12

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    I would love to have a family of my own some day.