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I Moved For My Husband

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    To the Final Frontier

    Hi everyone! I want to share my experience with you. 4 years ago I met my husband in my home country, we got married and we moved to his country (USA). I left everything and "we jumped into the final frontier!" (yeah, like the song!) I was a very successful...
    sunshine25 sunshine25 26-30 1 Response Aug 20, 2008

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    Quite A Few Miles

    I graduated highschool, moved from OHIO to WASHINGTON STATE and married my husband all in one week. My favorite accomplishments :).
    NavyWife610 NavyWife610 18-21 May 14, 2011

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    Why Do We Do This?

    I moved to a suburb about an hour away from my family when I married my husband and sometimes I really regret it. The only people I know that live close by us is his two sisters and I get along with them but I miss the city life and my friends and family. It has been almost 5...
    sexylatina69 sexylatina69 26-30 3 Responses Jun 27, 2008

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    To Here to There to Where?

    well hum i have moved a lot in the past year or so... to me it was worth it. i loved him and i will go to the end of the earth for him...first i started in houston... and i stay there for a few months... then i moved to killeen to met his cousin and go up to vegas with her to get...
    rockinkandy rockinkandy 18-21, F Oct 9, 2008

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    carlyistortious carlyistortious 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 20

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    A Lot of Change Very Fast

    My friends and  planned a camping trip this summer around Lake Superior and near Montreal.  Three of us, we were planning to share a tent and a car and act all tourist-y and have a vacation on the cheap.  I travelled to Northwestern Ontario from New York City by...
    hAnih hAnih 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 12, 2007

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    Just University

    I dropped out of uni and moved to a different county to be with a guy i had only been dating a few weeks. It all worked out for the best though, and 18 months on we were married. I guess I got lucky
    unico unico 19-21, F 1 Response Nov 1, 2006

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    Military Wife

    My husband is in the Air Force.  We were suppose to get married in April of this year; however, he got orders to be stationed in Montana in November, so it was either forget the wedding, get married and move away or stay in arkansas while my husband moved to montana.  I...
    nathanswife nathanswife 19-21, F 1 Response May 29, 2007

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    Army Wife

    Well I met my hubby online which is so funny cause I thought I would never do that. So he is in the army I met him hung out with him for about a month and then he asked me to move in with him and get married well I just knew this was the man I was going to be with for the rest of...
    wit2armybrats wit2armybrats 26-30, F May 31, 2008

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    Biggest Mistake

    i moved from Hamilton to cincinnati( kenwood to be exact )  and got married ... I loved it when we livedin silverton or deer park but when we lived in madisonville  I couldnt walk anywhere we were in the middle of a downhill I couldnt  really walk anywhere . And...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F Mar 14, 2007

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    All of Our Moves Have Been Mut...

    All of our moves have been mutual, and have not been very far each time.
    blueeyedmom blueeyedmom 21-25, F Apr 13, 2007

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    Being a Military Wife Is Hard Work!

    In between quick deployments to Spain, Portugal and Alaska my I was able to keep my husband home long enough for a quick wedding in our back yard....exactly one week later he was off to Alaska (isn't that a song or something?).  I finally get him home and he is now working...
    lms6270 lms6270 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 27, 2007

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    Moved to Texas

    i moved to texas for my husband. i love him that much
    LilMama06 LilMama06 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 3, 2007

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    We Have Moved Many, Many Times ...

    We have moved many times - we have actually lived in two of the cities twice  :) My hubby began his career in retail management and I remember being so scared to think of living away from my parents and all of my extended family - I couldn't even imagine not participating...
    legalsexy legalsexy 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 11, 2008

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    Moved to Socal

    I moved from a place I loved near all my friends and family to a place I really don't love for my husband's job.  I'm also a writer and am interested in writing a story about women moving to places they don't like for their husbands.  I'd love it if anybody else is...
    jscully jscully 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 9, 2007

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    Another Yank In The South

    We moved here in Feb. 2008, my husband found a job in a month, i have not, and am still not working. The unemployment rate is very high here and i have no vehicle. He has had 3 diffrerent(crummy, low wage) jobs and i am still unemployed.  we live in a rural area, where the...
    stelyani stelyani 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 7, 2011

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    Not As Easy As I Thought

    My husband had originally been in the Marines several years ago. But he had to be discharged due to an injury. For as long as I've known him, all I ever heard was how much he loved and missed being in the military. So, being the supporting, loveing, wife that I am..lol....I...
    hisbabygurl hisbabygurl 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 10, 2009

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    I Felt Like I Owed It to Him

    I got together with my boyfriend in October 2006. He lived in Basingstoke with his parents, and I lived in Southampton with my mother. He worked (and still does) in Weybridge, which is about 30 minutes outside Waterloo on the train. We wanted to move in together, but as it was my...
    leezl leezl 22-25, F Jan 22, 2009

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    Lonely And In Despaire

    well hes nt my husband but partner. i was just 18 and moved away 300 miles from home, i love my family so much but my bf now fiancee would not move to me so i had no other option (what do you do when your in love) i get so lonely here and ive had a few bad experiences since ive...
    ailsa1989 ailsa1989 22-25 1 Response Jan 19, 2012

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    Three States In Three Years

    I'm totally fine with it.  In fact, when my husband first posed the idea to me, of leaving my hometown when I was six-months pregnant, to live in a new place where neither of us knew anyone, I was somewhat excited.  Ok, I was actually elated.  With my family, they...
    hippieheart hippieheart 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 8, 2008

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    A Yank In The South

    I met my husband when we were both in the military. He had two kids and an ex-wife back in his home town. I fell in love almost instantly. We got pregnant, and got married. Life was wonderful. Then he started to get distant, he pulled away, and later I found out there was another...
    VioletRose85 VioletRose85 22-25, F Dec 21, 2010

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    No Place Like Home

    Two years ago I moved from Singapore to the United States to be with my new husband. The decision on who was to move, while obvious, was not an easy one. I have a huge, close knit extended family and a group of girlfriends I knew I would miss.  But I knew I loved my husband...
    cyph0r cyph0r 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 13, 2006

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    I Moved My Life Across the Country..

    I got married June 21 to my soldier! Shortly after that i picked my life up and moved across the country to washington state to be with him on the base he got assigned too. I am 18, so im a young military wife..all i have ever known is my hometown and the friends in it..i left...
    HisBoo21 HisBoo21 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14, 2008

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    Ok, It's Being A While, And A Lot Has Changed...

    Here I am a day after my husband told me that he has got another woman in his life, that he is confused and he just wants to drop everything on the garbage and get a new life.   here i am, not believing what i heard yesterday, by moments i am angry, by moments i am...
    sunshine25 sunshine25 26-30 Apr 24, 2010

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    In The Past Year...

    I follow my hubby everywhere since hes in the army. In the past year I gone to Missouri & Georgia. And moved from Florida to Texas to Alaska.so yes there has been lost of ups & downs,but to be honest, I wouldn't change a thing about my life.I love my husband and would follow him...
    megan03 megan03 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 13, 2011

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    Wales to England

    When I married my husband I had to move ot England to be with him as he is in the army. Hopefully we'll be moving to Germany next year. I think the change would do us both good. I'm actually really glad I moved as it was the right time in my life to make a fresh start.
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 5 Responses Oct 15, 2007

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    Am I Really Going To Dig This?

    I just moved this weekend from Atlanta to West Palm Beach. I quit a job with a company that I worked for 10 years to be with my husband in Florida. By the way, I have a 2 month old, 4 year old and 5 year old and the transistion has not been as smooth as I would have liked. My...
    elli0122 elli0122 31-35 Dec 13, 2010

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    Left And Alone In A New City

    I moved across the country, 2500 miles, to be with my husband. He is happy pursueing his dream job. Meanwhile I left all my friends and family, and and a teaching job that I loved. Now I am alone and isolated, but I am happy to be with him. Then he tells me he wants a divorce and...
    sanner sanner 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2013

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    I Moved..

    I am from Iowa, I moved to California to be with my Fiancee. Its very different here and also hard to make friends in a place so different from home. We are getting married very soon so i am very excited for that. Cant wait to start my life with my Marine! Also i would love to...
    Aashley Aashley 22-25 Sep 1, 2011

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    From Seattle To California

    I had always been pretty strong in my conviction to never move for anyone but myself. I grew up[ in a small town I longed to escape, and moved to Seattle for my education. I had lived with boyfriends before, but if any of them had decided to move from Seattle, I would have just...
    cephaloscotti cephaloscotti 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 3, 2013

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    New To Nas Pensacola, Anyone Else Around?

    I am a new Marine wife, and I have just moved to NAS Pensacola. Im originally from Washington and such a long ways from home. I hate that i dont know anyone here. Its really hard to meet people. I dont have any pets or kids so I am lonely most of the time. I live in a house by...
    thuyvi0103 thuyvi0103 18-21 Oct 18, 2012

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    Grad School...

    A few years ago, my husband was accepted to Physics grad school at the University of Kentucky, which is 10 hours away from our families and friends.  We lived in Lexington for 2 years...and the last year was pretty horrible for me.  My dad had a heart-attack, and my...
    terra24 terra24 26-30, F Apr 10, 2008

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    My wife sold her house near Birmingham to live

    with me in the Surrey countryside.
    tcennoC tcennoC 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    My husband and I dated for almost 2 years before we got married. When we were dating, he wanted to spend every waking minute of the day with me. We even gave our virginity to each...
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    I have three little kids , I go to school part time , I am stay-at- home mom. He has an addiction to drugs (prescription meds) or women online, **** , prostitutes. He likes the...
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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...
    mandypk mandypk 31-35, F 11 hrs ago

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    I haven't spoken to my 32 year old son in 4 years. I still cry about it, especially during the month of the "sentinel" event. I still can't believe it actually happened. We'd...
    confusedinmanyways confusedinmanyways 56-60, F 2 Responses Aug 30

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    3. The easiest way should be to solder a steel bracket in the corner near the LM317LM. A little copper electrical ring lug works very well for this. The board is created to have...
    Anthony825d5cr0 Anthony825d5cr0 31-35, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    Even though I can be sexually and emotionally attracted to men, for some reason I don't want a husband or a boyfriend. I don't even have interest in sex anymore. I been celibate...
    inspirelove inspirelove 26-30, F 12 hrs ago

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    I have faced infidelity in my marriage.My husband had an affair and the one he had it with made life real difficult for me.So when women have affairs with married men they should...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 4 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    So I know all I post about is missing this married man. But this is my outlet. My only outlet. I don't know anyone on here so I can say what I really feel. The affair was six years...
    nvragain1024 nvragain1024 31-35, F Sep 10

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    My husband had a great paying, great benefits job in the Army & got out & took a job making less than half of what he was making. He works for his uncle & we moved into a house...
    Laurenannette Laurenannette 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 30

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    I would like to tell my story and see what you think of it. Been married for 7 years. My husband is an expat living in my country. My father gave us an apartment free to live in so...
    Gretasun Gretasun 36-40, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    My husband & I have had numerous separations in our 27 year marriage. He recently confessed that the only reason he allowed me back into his home is due to pity. I was shocked by...
    MyLife59 MyLife59 56-60, F 5 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I was married for 13 years to the man I believed would be with me forever. For the first 5 years, everything was good - I practically fell at his feet every single day out of my...
    kmdogmom kmdogmom 46-50, F Sep 13

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    My husband left me on March 15, 2014 while I was 3 months pregnant. He moved in with his girlfriend a week later. And now she is pregnant. When he first left him and I was still...
    devistated62 devistated62 26-30, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    A long time ago I bought really nice bedding. I didn't open it because I didn't want to share it with him (my husband). Today, I moved most of my things upstairs to another room...
    LoveMyLifeWithThem LoveMyLifeWithThem 36-40, F Sep 2

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    I hate my boyfriends dog(pitbull). Before I moved in she use to sleep in bed with him and get up on the furniture, things I never let my dog do. I moved in 3 months ago and now the...
    rdiez1827 rdiez1827 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I broke with my husband last week. This time he was a bit crazy and pretty off the limits. He knows i am pretty much into nudity and he was the one who quite pushed me to try it...
    Lily25f Lily25f 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 30

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    Unreal!! I am so angry I am shaking. I have had an awful day. I have been accused of so much the last few weeks I can hardly fathom it. My daughter left me to live with her dad and...
    NotSoPerfect777 NotSoPerfect777 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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