I Want to Get Engaged to My Marine

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    To Early??

    Auston is going on his 5th week in boot camp right now. We've been together for 2 years and (it'll be 5 months August 1). In his letters he's been talking about getting married and getting engaged when he's done with all his trainings. I know I love him and I want to spend the...
    march12008 march12008
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 18, 2010

    I Think About It A Lot.

    I've been dating my Marine for about a month and a half now and even though its only been such a short time, we've both already talked about getting married and starting a family. Right now all I can do is dream about it and how it would happen and I can't stop smiling. I...
    catiebug346 catiebug346
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 12, 2011

    Plans Have Changed!!

    well trevor is back and i couldnt be any happier!! well i wrote a story not to long ago about gettin engaged in highschool but he had some different plans in mind. he didnt get me and engagement ring just a promise ring. which he ssaid meant the same thing. im still rele happy...
    gamblesgirl21 gamblesgirl21
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Dec 23, 2010

    Only Love For My Marine

    I have been with my Marine Jonathan for 8 months now. I love him and have never felt this way before and he feels the same ways and always reminds me of it. We both openly talk about getting married to each other and are serious about it, i know what i want my dress to look like...
    HunterNoel HunterNoel
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 1, 2011

    Got the Ring :)

    yepp so we are now engaged! :D talk about amazing. he got down on one knee and everything <33
    anothermarinegirlfriend anothermarinegirlfriend
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 29, 2008

    It's Sooooo Soooooon.

    So I've been with my boyfriend for 5 months. We've been talking seriously about getting engaged and getting married really soon. It only feels weird cuz everyone keeps telling me to finish school first. I'm in college and I'm 23 going on 24 in a month. I know it seems really...
    lildarlinluv lildarlinluv
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 3, 2010

    How Long

    Hey to those engaged or married just wondering how long did you date before hand?
    nbrown2751 nbrown2751
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Jan 3, 2012

    Should We Ignore My Family Opinion

    my bf and i knew each other 3year before we started dating. we have been in a relationship 9 months now. we love each other more that words can explain but my family dont want us to get married. i love my fam but they dont understand how much i love him, i know that he is the one...
    tonilisaw5 tonilisaw5
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Feb 21, 2012

    One Day

    My marine is currently in Afganistan and I cant wait till i get to see him again. I love and miss him so much! He gave me a promise ring before he left and told me he was coming back because he wants to spend the rest of his life with me! Its a funny thing, at 19 you dont expect...
    missingmyman2 missingmyman2
    Sep 18, 2011

    My Marine Is My High School Sweetheart!

    I met my boyfriend my freshman year of high school. He was a junior and friends with my sister and her friends. I became the little tag along sister. He was always so nice and respectful and we got along great. I knew he had a crush on me and  had one for him but I was too...
    nikkisix88 nikkisix88
    Jun 26, 2010

    The Ring Is In My Court...

    Me and my marine have been through many of the most trying things couples face in a relationship. Now at the place we are in our relationship there is nothing that can come between us. He always tells me he wants to marry me and spend the rest of his life with me. He has done...
    ladisemperfi ladisemperfi
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 16, 2011

    I Wanna Get Engaged Too!

    I definately do want to get engaged to my Marine. He called me today and we actually happened to discuss the topic. He said he plans to marry me but not until after his first deployment, or until he puts in his first 2 years, thats what he was told was the best thing to do by his...
    cyngar9 cyngar9
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Aug 3, 2009

    Married Too Young?

     So how young is too young? We're 19... he wants to get married this year before he gets deployed. Do you think it's rushing or alright?
    LovinMyMarine3 LovinMyMarine3
    7 Responses Mar 1, 2009

    My Beautiful Life,,,<3

    Hey everyone...my name is Kerry and my boyfriend Rick is a CPL in the Marines! He has already been through one deployment in Afgahnistan and now works in supply in Camp Pendleton Ca. I live about 9 hours north in Chico but will soon be moving to live with him off base. Depending...
    marinecorpsprincess marinecorpsprincess
    18-21, F
    Aug 2, 2012

    He Wants To Marry Me!

    Hi everyone! My name is Kinti and my Marine's name is Levi and we are both 21 almost 22 and have been talking about marriage a lot! I'm just looking for fun girls to share stories with and talk to-that's the easiest way to get by the days without them right? OK so on the...
    kmlpMarinelove kmlpMarinelove
    18-21, F
    Jul 25, 2012

    Love Of My Life :)

    so my boyfriend and i have been together for almost 3 years, he just left for boot camp a week ago and its my senior year in high school. weve been talking about marriage for a longggg time, were both so excitedd. i  know that i cant move in with him on base until were...
    OoRahBaby OoRahBaby
    18-21, F
    12 Responses Sep 20, 2010

    I Am Not Rushing Anything.

    My Marine tells me alllllll the time that he's going to marry me. We have only been dating for six months, but we're not talking about getting married OR engaged tomorrow or anything. Thomas is the only guy I have ever been with who doesn't have an unattractive personality trait...
    LuckyBohne LuckyBohne
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 19, 2009

    Soon <3

    John called me today ! =D which i was excited for, he doesnt get to call too often. He is in Japan stationed in Okinawa. We started dating 2 wks before he left in January for Japan for 2 and a half yrs. It seems crazy, but we have known each other since the 5th grade. We talked...
    ktwin21 ktwin21
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 22, 2010

    My Hero, My Love My Marine Cpl. Herrera

    Hello all, just a brief introduction. My Name is Jessica. About 4 months ago i met a great guy, it was instant connection! He is a Cpl. in the United States Marine Crop. Me met on an online site. He is stationed in 29Palms California. I live in Texas, so from day one we knew...
    clpherrerasgirl clpherrerasgirl
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 2, 2010

    It's Going to Be Soon =)

    My boyfriend Mike is finishing security forces training tomorrow and is moving to Georgia.  Originally we thought he was going Fast company and be based out of Virginia with regular deployments. So I just started a masters program here in New York.  Now that he is being...
    WorthTheWait WorthTheWait
    22-25, F
    Nov 20, 2008


    My boyfriend leaves for Parris Island (bootcamp) on October 15th, 2012. I'm like freaking out because it seems like that day is coming so fast!! I love him with all my heart, and I promised him i will be strong, but I need to know how to get through it?? Does anyone have any...
    aubreylc aubreylc
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 13, 2012

    Hey Girls! I'm New!

    Hey my name's Ashley. =) I'm 18, almost 19. I've been dating my Marine for 3 years now. but he's only been in the Marine Core for a little over 8 months. He's at Camp Pendleton in CA. I'm in Oklahoma.. so there's quite a distance between us. We havent been through any...
    Pacesgurl Pacesgurl
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Aug 5, 2009

    New To This. (:

    Hi there my names Morgan and I've been with my boyfriend a year in July (: . It's honestly been the best year of my life. He is the most amazing man I've ever met. He's a Sergeant and has been in for 6years and currently in the process of reenlisting for another 4. We started to...
    Morgii Morgii
    18-21, F
    May 21, 2012

    Southeast Military Girlfriends

    I would like to know if there are any Southeast Military girlfriends.  Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, etc.  I would like to try and arrange a support group of girls that would be willing to meet up if we can find a group within a pretty close vicinity of each other...
    elvislover74 elvislover74
    18-21, F
    Feb 25, 2011


    My name is Julie, I am 18 my boyfriend who is 19 is soon to be coming back from boot camp in about 29 days. We have been in a relationship for 3 months an that is actually more then we have ever been together (seen each other). I just would like some people I can talk to an have...
    ILoveMyMarine12 ILoveMyMarine12
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 22, 2012

    Hey my bf leaves for boot camp in 3 weeks

    and was wondering is there is anyone else who is going through this or for those who have gone through it if you have any tips to how you coped w it?
    SusanEst4 SusanEst4
    22-25, F
    Apr 19, 2015


    So my boyfriend of 16 months graduated boot a couple weeks ago and we have been amazing ever since. Our relationship is stronger than ever and so is our love for each other. Before he left for boot we talked about getting married when the time was right a.k.a the right age. Well...
    mrsmontano425 mrsmontano425
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 26, 2012

    Help Please?

    so i just had a long talk with my Marine about him going to schools again. He went through Recon school in 2010 and made it through. now he wants to go to SERE school, Ranger school, and Free Fall school.... Im excited for him that he wants to do so and do well in the Corps but...
    OorahHunny OorahHunny
    18-21, F
    Aug 29, 2012


    soo My Marine used to say that we wer having 4 kids... now he just deployd and never wants to get marriedbuttt the othre day he said somthing about us being together everyday for the rest of our lives. i would LOVE to live with him/ marry him/ u know everythingg!!! idk if he...
    Evalicious Evalicious
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 6, 2011

    Feeling Bad About Myself. =(

    I dont know if other USMC gfs feel this way, but lately I've been questioning whether or not I am good enough for my boyfriend. I am a divorced single mother to two little girls, I haven't finished college, not even halfway through it, I have two jobs but I am not proud of them...
    lovethewhale lovethewhale
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 21, 2011

    Like Romeo && Juliet

    I can not wait until me and my B.E.A.U.T.I.F.U.L  marine get engaged! He said he wants to propose to me before he gets deployed and thats probably in April he said. I Love him so much, and i cant wait to spend the rest of  my life with him.. http://www.youtube.com...
    alwaysfaithful1234 alwaysfaithful1234
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Sep 13, 2008

    The Decision Process Is Driving Me Insane

    Me and my Marine have been together for a year and a half. I love him so much and have gladly made so many sacrifices for him. He's a reservist, but due to budget costs he's forced into leaving his current unit in the next few months. By choice and fate combined, he will either...
    semperfilove19 semperfilove19
    Dec 14, 2012

    Getting Engaged In Highschool!! :)

    hey so my name is sarah! im 16 and my boyfriend trevor is 18 and a marine. weve been together for a lil over two months but we have been friends for a while. he told me b4 he left he was gonna propose durin his 10 day leave. he even made me pick out the ring!! im super excited...
    gamblesgirl21 gamblesgirl21
    18-21, F
    17 Responses Dec 3, 2010


    So my marine is away overseas and has been since December 21st and so we've spent most of our first holidays apart but that's nothing that i wasn't expecting. About a month ago he apparently asked my step dad for permission to marry me. My step dad being a former marine is very...
    irishdancer90 irishdancer90
    18-21, F
    Mar 18, 2010

    How Do I Know He'S Seriouse

    Well my boyfriend keeps saying that he wants to get married he's told me this for three months now, but I'm not sure if he's serious or just saying that cause were in the same state at the moment. He's getting ready to be stationed God only knows where ( cause he aint got his...
    PrinceSemperFi PrinceSemperFi
    26-30, F
    Mar 21, 2013
    lupebourne lupebourne
    22-25, F
    Jun 4, 2014

    Funny Story... Fate

    Even tho my realationship is so new me n my marine were ment to meet eachother n be together I strongly and firmly believe it was fate. As soon as he went bk to japan he askd if I wuud like to have his Corp ring of course I was ecstatic n said yes... To me I was Thinking tht was...
    arlxcast14 arlxcast14
    1 Response Mar 2, 2011

    When You Find The Right One, You Know It. Right?

    So I've been dating my boyfriend for 3 months now. Which seems insane to say because it feels like we've been dating for years. But I've known him for years. We recently talked about getting married. He deploys Sept. 1 so I guess its finally starting to hit us. He says he won't...
    ChelleBelle1 ChelleBelle1
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 26, 2012

    Hope To Get Engaged To B4 Or After Bootcamp :)

    So me and my marine have been dating for 3 years now. We've been together ever since sophomore year but marines was never in the picture, that happened this past summer. A year ago from this Xmas he gave me a promise ring and promised that we would be engaged and then married one...
    LovinMyMarineJLC LovinMyMarineJLC
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 4, 2011

    Hopefully Getting Engaged to My Marine

    Hey ladies :) My name is Emily and my marine's name is Ryan. Even though we have only been dating for 4 months, (we have known eachother for 9 months) we have talked about getting engaged! It's strange I feel this way after a short time but if it's meant to be time isn't a...
    usmcgf08 usmcgf08
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 19, 2009

    Fiance's Family Starting Trouble :(

    I am so completely annoyed. My fiance's mom and I used to get along so well, and she absolutely hates me now. When I got his first letter asking me to marry him I was ecstatic. Last week I called his mom to talk to her about us- her son and I. On the phone she told me that she...
    smallbutfierce smallbutfierce
    18-21, F
    Aug 31, 2012

    Hey Gurlies:)

    Me and my soon to be Marine have been dating for 1 year and 1 month now, we've talked alot about getting engaged after i graduate from highschool in June and then moving in together...but first he wants to give me a promise ring :D, lol..he said he would give it to me when he...
    deleted deleted
    6 Responses Dec 22, 2009

    Everlasting Love?

    SO HERE'S MY STORY..... I'm 22 years old finishing nursing school this year god willing. I've made some mistakes in the past and so has the man of my dreams i met four years ago. We've went are separate ways in a sense but have not completely ever forgot about each other. He...
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Nov 11, 2013

    First Step?

    Yesterday I was on my way home thinking about what I could do to help Auston and I stay together. How I could make things easier and just different concepts. Me when I start thinking I totally faze out in what I'm doing. Like I'm still doing a good job but I'm not paying...
    march12008 march12008
    18-21, F
    Aug 3, 2010

    Haven't Even Talked About It Yet

    Me and my marine haven't even talked about marriage yet. We are very serious about each other and we've been together over a year and we've talked briefly about "the future", and he's told me he "knows [he's] the only one for [me]." If it ever does...
    smalltownwestcoast smalltownwestcoast
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 2, 2009

    I Love Him&he Loves Me.. Ilyy<3

    i wud love to be ingaged to my marine but he wants to get 30,000 before he asks my dad and i know dat aint gonna happen for a while.. but he told me that he was gonna marry me or die trying.. i love him.. & am gonna wait on him...
    privatenelsonsgal777 privatenelsonsgal777
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 9, 2011


    Me and my boyfriend Tyler have had a really weird relationship. I've known him for almost 4 years. In high school, freshman year, we were best friends for 6 months. And then I realized I liked him, so we started dating April 2009. We dated for 2 years, and then broke up in June 2...
    AllisonLynch163 AllisonLynch163
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 22, 2012

    Too Soon For Anything.

    I know it's to soon for anything yet but I can't think of anyone else. I didn't even want to get married before I met him but now I just want proof that he's mine!
    fairygrrlbobbi fairygrrlbobbi
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 3, 2008

    Waiting For The Ring (:

    my boyfriend andrew and i have talked about getting married since he gave me my promise ring 7 months ago. we're both 18 (well i will be in 1 month, he already is. lol) we've only been together 11 months so i guess we do a lot of things fast. he left for MCRD San Diego Sept 20...
    mariduran10 mariduran10
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 5, 2010

    When I Met My Marine

    i met my marine last year we been dating about four months and him and i are madly in love with each other he wants to purpose when he gets down in mid may. Then get married after his meu.  I am so excited but i am so scared what my family will think , but  then again i dont...
    meggie019 meggie019
    1 Response Mar 1, 2011

    I Cant Wait to Be Engaged!!!!!

    Hi girlss! in case you don't know of me, i am new, my name is Dani =) I'm going to be 18 on christmas day and my boyfriend is actually in Oki japan for 2 years.. IF i don't get to fly out there this summer to see him, i won't see him till he's home for next christmas...
    Danii Danii
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Dec 9, 2008

    Hellllooo Ladies!

    so since i already talk to you 3 on our other group no need to introduce myself lol buut i like the group and im pretty sure alex might be popping the question on his 10 day leave which starts in 4 weeks from to day! im so excited :)) i just wanna see him lol buut as usual you...
    anothermarinegirlfriend anothermarinegirlfriend
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Sep 18, 2008
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