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I Miss a Marine

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 169 People

    The Silent Ranks

    You don’t know, but im the girl who patiently waits Waits for his safe return home Waits for something as simple as a letter Waits to be in his arms again Waits to hear his voice Waits to see his smile You don’t know, but im the girl who has to stay strong Stay strong for...
    marinegirl958 marinegirl958 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 27, 2011

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    I sent my last letter out

    and I get to see my boyfriend on April 2nd but I'm so nervous!
    Abilliongalaxies Abilliongalaxies 18-21, F Mar 22, 2015

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    My boyfriend left today too MCT

    and I miss him so much it's crazy 😢😞
    jg05 jg05 18-21, F Sep 22, 2015

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    I Gots Questions For Ya Girls!!

    so my marine trevor comes home in 17 days. im super excited bc i found out he might be stayin home till january 4th. the 1st question i have is well my bf wants to propose. im only 16. i turn 17 in april. my friends think its stupid bc im so young but i know i love him with all...
    gamblesgirl21 gamblesgirl21 18-21, F 7 Responses Dec 2, 2010

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    Hes My Best Friend!

    ok so i told you all the story about lulu already. Well he left last weekend for bootcamp and we got into this big fuss the day of his going away party. I didnt get to tell him good bye or anything. He told me he hates me and he never wants to see me hear from me or get anything...
    browneyegirl89 browneyegirl89 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 3, 2009

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    He's Only Gone For Three Months

    My boyfriend is in the marines. And this is the second summer he's gone for training. he left last summer in may. when he graduated i flew out to see him. i just finished my senior year of highschool and he's just left this past sunday for another summer in training. i know...
    usmcgirlfriend09 usmcgirlfriend09 18-21 1 Response Jun 20, 2009

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    USMC Ball 2014! Are you ready?

    ! Ladies as you may all know by now the Marine's Ball is almost here, and for all of you that are attending I gather some information that could be useful :) 1. You need to buy your ticket as soon as they are available. I'm guessing you significant other is doing this for you...
    HoneybeeUSMgf HoneybeeUSMgf 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 4, 2014

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    I WANT YOU HOME

    It's going to be 5 months with out you!!! I just want you him you're my big brother I want to hug you I want to workout with you I look up to you you are my hero and I love you :')
    joetey joetey 18-21, F Aug 14, 2013

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    Missing Him More Each Second

    their is not a day goes by that i dont think of him and miss him with all my heart.
    Priscillalovinhermarine Priscillalovinhermarine 18-21, F 2 Responses May 10, 2010

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    Marine :)

    SO my marine has been gone since november he came back for 10 days at the end of january. But i only got to see him for 7 days which sucked so bad. But he comes back next week sometime i hope. We have not talked for almost 3 weeks. I miss him so much. I know he can talk but he...
    belby belby 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 11, 2010

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    My Best Friend........

    Unlike most girls in this group I'm not a grilfriend to my Marine. I'm the best friend. The one all the secrets get told to, laughs get shared and future is explained to. We have been throught thick and thin in the past 9 years. We've been friends, more than friend, then back to...
    browneyegirl89 browneyegirl89 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16, 2009

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    I Miss Him Already...

    And he hasn't even left yet. We just came back from predeployment leave and only have 2-4 weeks left together and it's killing me already. I'll be sitting with him on the couch and out of no where I feel like I am going to cry. I am a freaking emotional rollercoster. I try...
    MrsLucas MrsLucas 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 14, 2010

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    My Fire Fighter Just Joined the Marines!

    My boyfriend of two years just joined the Marines. He's in Willits right now doing his annual Fire training. He leaves for boot camp in September when the Fire season is over. So I'm like totally used to him being in a high risk situation but this is such a big change. I'm scared...
    jhawnee jhawnee 18-21, F Mar 20, 2009

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    I Miss My Marine!<3

    My marine has been gone a little of 2 weeks and every day is a struggle! I know everyone says the days will go by fast but honestly they go by slower and slower every second! I just wish he was here with me and i keep praying that everything goes okay! He is at camp geiger for...
    ilovemymarine28 ilovemymarine28 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 25, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    I've been with my Marine for a year and a half now and have gone through what seems like it all. If anyone needs to talk, vent, get advice, or simply have another girl to listen to...
    brooke36 brooke36 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Seriously none of my friends or family understand what it's like to not see your significant other for a long period of time like yes we can FaceTime and text but it's not the same...
    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    It makes me mad a bit, because i usually don't think about her much, and when i do i usually think to myself 'its over, get over it' and move on, but every now and then, i will...
    TomC93 TomC93 22-25, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    You were my first friend here. I was coming up on a divorce and I asked you how you went through with yours. What went on with us was sweet. I wasn't sleeping well and you checked...
    Lena1982 Lena1982 31-35, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    "The Japanese said Iwo Jima would last for a thousand years, we raised a flag up in three days." -US Marines
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M Jan 30

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    Son principe premier stipulait que les formes juridiques qui enserrent le travail ne visent qu’à reconnatre la nécessité de l’acte lui-même, à expliciter l’échelle des...
    irtobomcm irtobomcm 22-25, F Jan 30

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    Son principe premier stipulait que les formes juridiques qui enserrent le travail ne visent qu’à reconnatre la nécessité de l’acte lui-même, à expliciter l’échelle des...
    ilnfanvisn ilnfanvisn 22-25, T Jan 30

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    Im a fiancee of a soon to be marine i have been with him and engaged for 5 months and he leaves in may for basic and he wants to get married right away but my parents and his...
    Danielle090715 Danielle090715 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 29

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    I don't know what to do. It makes me sad. I'm cyber-schooled, and I have no friends...I'm a loner...Before I met him, I always wanted to be alone, but when I met him, I spoke my...
    XxMuslimxX XxMuslimxX 13-15, F Jan 29

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    By my side in bed is the empty spot you used to sleep. I used to awake in the middle of the night and reach out and just touch and hold you. Even before you left me you seemed like...
    Broken31 Broken31 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 29

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    It has been a month since I last saw you ... That stupid old adage of "out of sight, out of mind" really isn't working for me. You're still very much on my mind. I still miss...
    ctstranger ctstranger 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 29

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    I miss the look of surrender in your eyesThe way your soft brown hair would fallI miss the power of your kiss when we made loveBut baby most of allI miss my friendThe one my heart...
    NyxInvictus NyxInvictus 41-45 Jan 27

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    It isnt that I sometimes miss you...I miss you more and more as each day passes. Miss our late night conversations. Didnt matter what time it was you always picked up that...
    greeneyedmomma greeneyedmomma 26-30, F Jan 26

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    Hi! Technically I am not a Marine Corps girl since my boyfriend is still in boot camp so he is only considered a recruit! He actually just left a week ago. I've already sent him 10...
    sspicer7 sspicer7 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 26

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    I miss you so much. I miss us. I miss the way you make me feel. I miss hearing your voice. I miss how you always call me your sweetheart. I miss the way you make love to me. I miss...
    idgirl84 idgirl84 31-35, F Jan 24

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    Another lonely night. I miss you so much! Like you really have no Idea. You'd think I'd be okay. I mean I have everything a girl could ask for right? A husband. A son. A house. A...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 24

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    I really miss you sometimes.... I miss the things we might not ever do together. Silly, mundane things. Like shoveling, lol. Grocery shopping. Cleaning up after a meal. Waking...
    Ttiffany330 Ttiffany330 41-45, F Jan 24

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    My boyfriend is leaving for boot camp in 2and half month they haven't Givin him a date yet but April he is gone . I'm a senior in high school i have been with him for 3 and...
    Chelsealove15 Chelsealove15 18-21, F Jan 24

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    I remember how it used to be when nothing else matter but you and me music, country roads, and future dreams. I miss you, I wish you could see although you are here, I miss you...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M Jan 24

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    I miss you mentor I really do. not a day goes by where I don't miss seeking your wisdom. you've trained me helped me when nobody else did and was there for me. you taught me all I...
    SladeTheLegend SladeTheLegend 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    My parents are both gone. My mom passed away in 2007 and 3 years later... my dad passed away. I miss them so much. There are days when it doesn't feel as though they are gone, but...
    grandmadar62 grandmadar62 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    I miss you, I miss you, I miss you, I miss you. I wish I could've said goodbye or at least know why you're gone. I kind of hate you, because you left me all by myself.. To deal...
    DragonSlayerr DragonSlayerr 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 24

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    My husband calls me Little Miss Whoops all the time, but I much rather be Little Miss Calamity. I just like her a lot more; both are clumsy like me though. I am also like Little...
    Silverfeather1993 Silverfeather1993 22-25, F Jan 23

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    "Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they've made a difference in the world, but Marines don't have that problem." -Ronald Reagan
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    “In my experience, Marines are gung ho no matter what. They will all fight to the death. Everyone of them just wants to get out there and kill. They are bad-***, hard-charging...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F Jan 22

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    As a civilian, I know nothing about combat, the Marine Corps experience or modern man's struggle adjusting to peace after war. I only know what's been shared with me. Confidences...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    I miss you so much. I don't know how to be without you. I'm hurt by what you did, but I do miss you. I miss you in my dreams, I miss you every waking hour........
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 22

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    We kiss, once in the morning before he leaves for work and once at night before we sleep. We don't cuddle, he doesn't hold me, he doesn't reach out for me in the middle of the...
    MandyWhat MandyWhat 26-30 5 Responses