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I Moved For My Husband

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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...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 5 Responses Oct 15, 2007

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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...
    VioletRose85 VioletRose85 22-25, F Dec 21, 2010

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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...
    jscully jscully 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 9, 2007

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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...
    hAnih hAnih 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 12, 2007

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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...
    cephaloscotti cephaloscotti 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 3, 2013

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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...
    sexylatina69 sexylatina69 26-30 3 Responses Jun 27, 2008

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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...
    legalsexy legalsexy 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 11, 2008

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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...
    terra24 terra24 26-30, F Apr 10, 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...
    sunshine25 sunshine25 26-30 Apr 24, 2010

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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...
    elli0122 elli0122 31-35 Dec 13, 2010

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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...
    rockinkandy rockinkandy 18-21, F Oct 9, 2008

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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...
    hippieheart hippieheart 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 8, 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...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F Mar 14, 2007

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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...
    HisBoo21 HisBoo21 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14, 2008

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    From Philippines to San Francisco.
    carlyistortious carlyistortious 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 20

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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...
    stelyani stelyani 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 7, 2011

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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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    I gave up my job on outer subs of Sydney to move to a "Country" town in Victoria so my husband could get back to the work he loves.... Now I feel like im going nuts with the quiet...
    Treenz Treenz 41-45, F Mar 24

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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...
    cyph0r cyph0r 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 13, 2006

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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...
    ailsa1989 ailsa1989 22-25 1 Response Jan 19, 2012

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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...
    unico unico 19-21, F 1 Response Nov 1, 2006

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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...
    thuyvi0103 thuyvi0103 18-21 Oct 18, 2012

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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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    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...
    lms6270 lms6270 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 27, 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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    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...
    megan03 megan03 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 13, 2011

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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...
    leezl leezl 22-25, F Jan 22, 2009

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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...
    Aashley Aashley 22-25 Sep 1, 2011

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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...
    wit2armybrats wit2armybrats 26-30, F May 31, 2008

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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...
    sanner sanner 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2013

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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...
    hisbabygurl hisbabygurl 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 10, 2009

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    My wife sold her house near Birmingham to live with me in the Surrey countryside.
    tcennoC tcennoC 51-55, M 2 Responses Mar 20

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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...
    sunshine25 sunshine25 26-30 1 Response Aug 20, 2008

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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...
    nathanswife nathanswife 19-21, F 1 Response May 29, 2007

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    I want to leave him for my freedom and my kiddos freedom. The freedom to have friends, lunch, time with my family, money, a place that I can call my own. He doesn't hold me hostage...
    jennadventurous jennadventurous 36-40, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I have written on here once before, about a comment my husband had made awhile ago about our marriage. Now, within a short week, everything has completely crumbled. First let me...
    mbackman678 mbackman678 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 18

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    I'm not sure how well I will be received here but I am sharing my story nonetheless. I was widowed at the age of 32 and my son was 2 1/2. I was not looking for a relationship after...
    MomofOZ2003 MomofOZ2003 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    I am a stay at home mom that was by my husbands side before we had anything at all. We were once sitting in a park eating out of plastic disposable containers with our kids asking...
    linda233 linda233 36-40, F 5 Responses Apr 1

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    I don't understand after 17 years of marriage counseling, reading marriage books together, praying together, I stil cannot understand my ex husband. Misunderstanding after...
    2muchhate 2muchhate 41-45, F Apr 8

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    I know he's cheating again and I've tried so hard to cope and forgive him . But he's at it again and I couldn't leave him we have kids and I cannot financially survive he also...
    Jackie85 Jackie85 31-35, F 3 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I got married half a year ago to the love of my life, and we decided to live in the country he was living in, which ment i had to leave everything and everyone I knew and loved...
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    We met because I started working at a university in a new city and he was my supervisor. After two weeks there we slept together and I became pregnant with twins. When I told him...
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    My husband has been battling depression for our entire 10-year relationship. It's become a third member of our marriage; a wedge pushing us apart. And I don't know what to do. I...
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 24

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    Hello! I am a full- blown city girl! Grew up in Las Vegas. Had an awesome fast paced life. Had get-togethers with friends on a weekly basis. Always hosted parties at my house. I...
    AAdams2005 AAdams2005 26-30, F Mar 26

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    Nutmeg11 Nutmeg11 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    I am happily married woman. My husband loves me a lot. We have been married for 4 years. 2 years after marriage I resigned my job n moved to a new place with my husband. I got no...
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