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I Love My United States Marine

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    Usmc

    I see people kissing and holding hands everyday. I wait for kisses and hugs for months on end I see couples fighting and yelling I just wait to hear my boyfriend voice I see old couples still smiling and laugh I wait so i can have that one day when we both grow old I hear...
    brittywolf2011 brittywolf2011 18-21, F Aug 22, 2012

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    Marine Love

    Love is such a...well almost unreal thing, until you find it. I found my love in a marine the summer of my sophomore year in high school. We had just gotten out of color guard practice and one of my best friends brothers had come to pick her up. I had seen him the year before...
    missingmyman2 missingmyman2 18-21 6 Responses Sep 16, 2011

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    amandaterbush amandaterbush 18-21, F Mar 26

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    Our Story

    It's actually kinda funny how it ended up(: well he worked at the community center in the pool. And me and me and my friends would go up there a hole lot and see him. And I like him he was pretty chunky but I still liked him and he liked my cousin. So did she because I liked him...
    Marinegirl777 Marinegirl777 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 20, 2013

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    If a marine is not to enlist

    and has done 5yrs . What is expected after he's a civilian from the military? My bf says he gets a GI bill, (any idea how much that is?) and he said he is obligated as a reserve for 3 extra years, not by choice. Will that mean he is to get station else where or still live a...
    MarineQueenB MarineQueenB 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 2

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    This is a question for all those ladies

    who went through their boyfriends being in bootcamp for 3 months, what kind of changes did you notice in your man after he graduated?
    themarineproject themarineproject 18-21, F Jul 4

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    The Marine Made Contact!!

    Yesterday, in the midst of my sorrow, I began to write a letter to Alex. I was missing him terribly. I was home alone and had finished studying after my long hard day. one example is I had to walk to the bus (In the rain) to get to Miami-dade Campus (my college) and then spend 8...
    LittleDeviant LittleDeviant 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 22, 2009

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 25

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    She Did Her Best To Live Up The The Image

    She was a corp when she was killed at age 19, she worked photo intell Siagon when she was killed walking to her office. I was a different branch.
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Mar 15, 2013

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    Us:)

    Hi! Im HayleyKay:) This is my first story so I'll give a little background first. Names HayleyKay. Im a small town country girlie. Sophomore in college. Studying Agriculture :) My bestie in the whole wide world is a US Marine!:) His names Monty:) He's from an even smaller town...
    hayleykay hayleykay 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 7, 2013

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    Dont Know If I Can Hang On.

    I dont know if I can do it anymore. Right now this is more stress than I can take. I cant stop bawling, I cant do anything without thinking of him, I cant.......He called me last night, and all was well...........until he dropped the bomb. He told me he couldnt come home for...
    MarineGirl1 MarineGirl1 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2013

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    Our Love Story

    My marine is actually my cousin's best friend. My cousin and I are really close and we deiced we wanted to hit mayhem together. Anthony (cousin (name changed)) liked my friend Alexis (name changed) he asked me if I would invite her I told him yes of course, but on one condition...
    Isupportmysoldier Isupportmysoldier 18-21, F Aug 11, 2013

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    I Love My Marine

    going through my first deployment and looking to meet other marine wives who know what im going thought
    Missy8698 Missy8698 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5, 2008

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    Guys if there is one thing I would say to NOT

    do...it's act like you know more about the Marines then any other girl on here...I understand that some of you who have had more experience know more about later on in the journey but the rules haven't changed...We all come up on questions and when we do we'll ask but don't...
    amandaterbush amandaterbush 18-21, F Mar 26

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    Struggling Through A Usmc Relationship

    Though my Marine is not on active duty (discharged late 2007), I still fully feel the effects of the Corps daily. Recently he has been struggling with the reality of many in his unit being killed. As the news slowly trickles back home, I feel that I am losing him more and more...
    corpssupporter corpssupporter 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 11, 2010

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    Loving A Marine

    My boyfriend and I have been dating for almost a year now. We began dating three months before he left for BT and decided that we wanted to try to stay together. I missed him and it was difficult but I loved the letters he sent me, just those made it all worth it. We are together...
    Lizrace Lizrace 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 20, 2013

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    YeniM YeniM 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 9

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    Just Need to Vent...have At It

    Okay so here goes....My name is Jenna.  I am turning 20 on the 13th.  I started dating this guy chris, about 6 months ago.  He was a good friend before becoming my bf.  I knew he was joining the Marines, and I was scared to give it a shot.  The only...
    MarineGirl89 MarineGirl89 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 1, 2009

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    Ever wake up with a dream

    so real, it's like you can still smell him, still feel his touch lingering on you, only to look next you and find an empty bed, and you close your eyes, wishing you could go back to that dream, because it breaks your heart looking at the empty side of his bed, and now that you...
    themarineproject themarineproject 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    39 Days

    I've never considered thirty-nine to be a small number, but it's only 39 days til my Boyfriend leaves for boot camp. I'm going to miss him so much. I'm just gonna try my best to stay focused in school and work. I know, though, that I need support as pathetic as it may sound. I...
    LittleDeviant LittleDeviant 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 2, 2009

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    "Love Story" And Needing Thoughts And Advice On Marrying!

    My sophomore year of high school I helped out with the school wrestling team. I knew a lot of people on the team because my brother had been on the team. There were still many people I didn't know. I was at the league finals (which was a HUGE day for us) and my brother was...
    InvisiblyShaken InvisiblyShaken 16-17, F Nov 9, 2013

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    How Do I Get My Marine To Talk To Me!!

    He texts me with one word texts or texts no longer than one line. I ask him questions about his day and all kinds of things. But still, little replies. Today I saw messages where he was talking to other people, they were more in depth and such. Just wish he could talk to me like...
    summerkc summerkc 18-21 2 Responses Aug 18, 2012

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    Here's A Long One, Our Story

    Freshman year of high school. Not my shining moment. I was in that awkward stage of trying to figure out where I fit, (it happened to be band and marching band btw) pudgy, short, no make up, had no idea how to do my hair, looking back on pictures makes me cringe. Well that very...
    heatherbrin heatherbrin 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2013

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    Marine Love

    To be honest I have always said I would never like any one in the military until I met my Marine for the first time.I have been married and divorced but I have never felt such a tender reassuring love as I have felt with my Marine.For the first time in my life I have felt the...
    greebrow greebrow 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 5, 2012

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    So I miss my boyfriend very much today.

    You know those days, when you haven't heard from him in a while, and you just can't shake the loneliness and sadness off? What pushes me through these times is hearing/reading about relationships in the marine corps that worked out, despite the difficulties, and how they made...
    themarineproject themarineproject 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Parris Island Anyone?

    Hey guys, Just wondering if anyone's recruit is in SC like mine is ?
    MochaChocolatte MochaChocolatte 18-21 2 Responses Aug 29, 2013

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    Marry Me

    MY bf in the marines while home in leave in sep for month We went to the jewlery store to look at rings and told me for the future.When he got back to his station I talk to his brother and told me he has the ring or was going to buy it soon.I talk to my bf and told me it was the...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 26, 2013

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    What are some words of encouragement they

    really need to hear? I feel like I'm exhausting the I'm proud of you and I believe in you... What else is good for them to hear?
    Kendykay Kendykay 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 6

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    My Son Warmed My Heart Tonight

    So tonight as I was putting my 4 year old son to bed he made sure he had his favorite bear that he named camo. His grandma gave him this bear after his sister was born. So tonight he turns to me and says "mommy camo dreams of being a marine bear"! It was so cute and just warmed...
    Ldylvlylcks2002 Ldylvlylcks2002 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 15, 2012

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    Hey Ya'll

    Hey ya'll! I'm new on here but I am trying to gather a support system of other women like me who know what its like to be with our amazing Marines. I'm in college and not many (ok no one) knows what it is like to be away from the person you love for months on end. My soon-to-be...
    heatherbrin heatherbrin 18-21, F Dec 2, 2013

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    The Ring :)

    Yay :D Finally, after being fit-to-size I get to wear my ring ! n
    ElviraLove ElviraLove 18-21, F 7 Responses Mar 16, 2012

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    Family Day <3

    when i seen him , hugged him & kissed him for the first time after long three months : BEST FEELING EVER ! i wanna thank every single person in here who shared their stories with me and gave me hope <3 it was all worth it .
    nananicole nananicole 18-21, F Nov 22, 2013

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    Hey everyone. I am new to this site

    and I am not sure how it works but I thought I would give it a try. I am currently engaged to my Marine who is about to graduate ITB and be sent to his duty station. I am 18 and as I'm sure you all know the military life can be overwhelming. I would love to hear other Marine...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 24

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    I Love My Marine!!!

    My Marine is home for 10 days and we're spending every single minute together, and I can now say that I am the proud girlfriend of a United States Marine!!! Semper FI DO OR DIE!!!!  
    laureng21 laureng21 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 6, 2008

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    Usmc Gf Oath

    I am a Marine Girlfriend. In other words, I have gone through the LDR training of San Diego. I have attempted and completed the Long-Distance Learning sector of Marine Corps boot camp, graduating from Platoon GF, right along with my Devil Dog in his own platoon. I am proud to...
    13love 13love 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 21, 2012

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    Long Distance Problems

    Hi! I'm the girlfriend of a Marine currently stationed in 29 Palms.We dated when we were in High School but had a TON of problems (he was verbally abusive and just really mean) so we broke up soon before graduation. 7 months ago we got back together when he was home on leave. We...
    cafoy814 cafoy814 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2013

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    Hurt

    I love him so much. I did anything for him. He is sweet. He is awesome and he is a great man for me. But I never think such thing will happen between me and him. He got MEU. I decided to meet him up at least a day during his MEU. And I took a flight only to meet him. We met but I...
    MeiBee MeiBee 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 29, 2013

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    Mailing My Marine!

    I finally mailed all 21 letters today!! I can't wait until I receive one from him!!!!!! Is anyone else's marine in San Diego, CA???
    nikibounds nikibounds 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 9, 2013

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    Scared to Death

    Hey guys!! I send my recrutee off for bootcamp January 13th, of 2009...im scared to death not knowing what will happen...i know i will make it we have dated before and now are back together...i love him with all my heart and im just afraid becasue nobody really supports me...
    soon2bmarinesgirl soon2bmarinesgirl 16-17 8 Responses Jan 2, 2009

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    keyonna95 keyonna95 18-21, F May 31

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    Something I Found....

    A United States Marine was attending some college courses between assignments. He had completed missions in Iraq and Afghanistan. One of the courses had a professor who was a vowed atheist and a member of the ACLU. One day the professor shocked the class when he came in. He...
    marinewifey10 marinewifey10 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 12, 2010

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    Marine Girlfriend Handbook

    1. Don't count on anything!2. Don't listen to ANYONE on the outside. All you will get is negative remarks, which will make things harder for you to deal with.3. When he becomes stubborn and a royal pain in the butt, just remind yourself he's probably had a bad day, and being away...
    bgwynn94 bgwynn94 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 19, 2012

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    Anyone's Guy Leaving For Boot Camp Soon? And If You Already Went Through It, How Bad Was It??

    My boyfriend of 6 months is leaving in a week for Parris Island and i am getting pretty nervous for it. I just don't know what to expect and i still don't know so many things about it. If anyone has gone through this recently how hard was it for you?:( my bf is shipping july...
    linzertort linzertort 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 2, 2012

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    Marines...

    I think a day like this is the day that we take a minute and really fee and understand the sacrifices that the young men and women make for the country. And on top of that, its not just them but their families, also because I believe a part of their families goes with them, and...
    bmabala bmabala 26-30, M Nov 10, 2010

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    Cambat Boots And Flip Flops

    Combat boots and Flip-flops By: Brandi Clements Marching around Cooking and cleaning Singing jodies as you run For what seems like forever Thinking and praying For his safety and return The two sides of the United States Marine Corps Poolee to recruit Recruit to Marine Going...
    marinegirl958 marinegirl958 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 4, 2011

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    Is anyone currently or just got done going

    through...Do we get married? When should we move in together? Etc.?...and wants to share their experiences??
    amandaterbush amandaterbush 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    I Really Miss My Marine So Much

    I am so happy the last time he texted he had a ring for me for my birthday. But i am also scared what if he comes back and doesnt want to be with me. I havent heard from him in a week and everyday i just hope and pray he will text me. I have three kids so i really cant be...
    marine1103 marine1103 26-30 1 Response Mar 15, 2013

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    Emails And He Loves Someone Else

    I been having a issue with my bf .In sep he was home after 2 year and everything was fine .Now things are going back down hill again.I am getting to the point where I am tired of those ups and downs but I know its part of the reationship but him being in the military dont make...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F Dec 10, 2012

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    I Love the Marines, Air For...

    I love the Marines, Air Force, Army, Navy, National Guard hopefully I am not forgetting anyone....  Because of them I know I can have another safe night of sleep..  I pray for the members in the service and especially there families.
    Livinginpeace Livinginpeace 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 24, 2008

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    My World/hero/bestfriend/boyfriend/marine

    My boyfriend name is nick and we have been dating now for nine months. He makes me feel the best i have ever felt. my day can be going so bad, and the minute he calls me or text, i get the biggest smile... when i am sad or crying, or even feel sick and five minutes on the phone...
    NicksWORLD NicksWORLD 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 17, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    Hey guys! Okay. So, I'm not yet a girl friend of a United States marine but I will be in a few months. Can someone please help me out. I would just like to know about boot camp and...
    Katiebug54 Katiebug54 16-17, F 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    A buddy of mine who doesn't support the Marine Corps sent me this acronym M- MY A- AS$ R- RIDES I- IN N- NAVY E- EQUIPMENT. No disrespect to the Marines, Semper Fi.
    Danthecrazyman Danthecrazyman 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    First, let me start of by saying that I am not trying to offend anyone with this post. Technically, my boyfriend is not a Marine yet, but he’s in bootcamp! And that’s what this...
    alecsgirl18 alecsgirl18 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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