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I Was Kicked Out Of The Military

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 19 People

    Be, All That You Can Be... In The Army!

    I took the ASVAB(Armed Service Vocational Aptitude Battery) test while I was a Senior in High School and did well enough that I was solicited by US Army recruiters. It sounded like a good idea because I didn't have any plans for after graduation. My folks didn't have the means...
    1blujay 1blujay 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 25, 2010

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    The Tragedy Of My Military Career....cut Short By Mental Health "professionals"

    When I was in second grade my teacher asked me what do you want to do when you grow up?  I answered I wanted to be in the military.  My father was a military man and we grew up on war movies.  As I grew older and became girly, and a little shy I would not enter...
    RissyAnne RissyAnne 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 4, 2010

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    No Sympathy For Me

    Was a postal clerk kicked out for theft, I knew it was wrong never stole nothing before. Was overseas at the time and it just happened. It was in 1993 and of course I got a dishonorable discharge. I have no veteran nothing for the 7 1/2 years I spent in good standing. I moved on...
    Royw Royw 46-50, M 1 Response May 24, 2013

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    Forced Out Medically With No Option

    My story is on cnn ireport under username frazzledjazz. Im not repeating myself in 50 places.The suits have made it to the supreme courts now.
    MoussieruVoV MoussieruVoV 26-30, M Apr 27, 2010

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    ....and now it's haunting my life to a

    staggering degree. I was just turning 21 and living in hell due to a mistake I made involving dropping out of college to pursue the girl I loved - wrongfully thinking that my move to college was what broke us up and that I could repair that. I saw the horrible way I was...
    cyclone80 cyclone80 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 10, 2014

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    What Now

    So I joined the military in '05 and I spent 7 1/2 years in the military. I popped on urinalysis for meth and yeah I know it's a bad drug. It's been a month since I got kicked out with an OTH while I know I deserved to get kicked out I find myself missing military life. Unlike...
    Lostnconfused84 Lostnconfused84 31-35, M May 13, 2013

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    Just imagine a divergent mind in the military.

    .. Brain washing simply doesn't exist... Neither does fear... A divergent mind is the only thing that can destroy a divergent mind... Military has no use for us outside of leadership.
    cyclone80 cyclone80 31-35, M Jan 3

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    so on sunday me and my boyfriend were at the river and he was talking to somebody and when they asked who I was he told them ' My Fiance.' I swear I couldn't stop smiling.
    CassidyEldridge CassidyEldridge 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    With my divorce being fInalized I look at the small core group of real friends left standing and am grateful. I had zero tolerance for BS through what was over a year and a half...
    Done2014 Done2014 41-45, M 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I was bullied in school for being the smart kid, the one who would rather read at recess, having big feet, wearing glasses, ect, ect. I remember times when I'd come home bawling my...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    staying strong. The longest I've gone without talking to my love I think was almost 4 months? Or at least close to that. Its only been about two weeks ( two weeks is nothing) but...
    EvilPrincess87 EvilPrincess87 26-30, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I mainly underdress, bra and panties mostly depending on the time of year. Although summer is harder because of lighter weight shirts people could see the outline of my bra...
    sissymichelle26 sissymichelle26 46-50, T 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I was thinking about want. Not the want of passion... Just want in general. How it works. Where it comes from. What feeds it. I don't always understand mine from tip to root. I...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 4 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Lately, I feel like everything is about him and the military. He doesn't seem to give a damn about my life and what I'm up to its all about him and the military
    Sierra35761 Sierra35761 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I live in a situation where I'm around people all the time. I live with my wife her parents her sister and four boys. I want to wear diapers more, but I know I would be made an...
    lilabyjay1978 lilabyjay1978 36-40, M 1 day ago

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    In my childhood I walked to the backyard for a switch, for my punishment, more times than I can possibly remember. There is one time that I will always remember clearly though. I...
    SapphicMinion SapphicMinion 26-30, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    On vaca, at the pool, I guess someone though it would be funny to remove my suit. We were playing around so I had no idea I was naked. For 5 minutes I played in the water naked. I...
    RandomUserGuy1 RandomUserGuy1 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    Anybody else hate when their military man goes out with the guys?? Grh im so mad. And he said he was drunk , haven't heard from him in awhile so im sure hes passed out. Wish he'd...
    lovelybutterfly123 lovelybutterfly123 18-21, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    I was with my Sgt for 16 mos, and when he knew he was being retired, he decided he was moving home 5 miles away. He and I were awesome together. I knew he had PTSD from date 1, and...
    slidelikemercury slidelikemercury 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Hello. I am a average person who was super outgoing and happy until 8th grade. People would call me ugly who I didn't even know. In 10th grade it was bad too. I had an ex who was...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    So I am kinda new at the whole military girlfriend thing. My boyfriend just got out of AIT and is now stationed at Fort Stewart, Georgia. He keeps talking about me going down there...
    ecote42 ecote42 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I was at a meeting today and something i ate definitely did not agree i kept stepping outside to fart cuz i had some horrible gas i mean my yoga pants were absolutely tortured i...
    lonelydancergirl lonelydancergirl 22-25, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    I do not have physical form of my ATM card, my ATM card was given to my Fake Mother's boyfriend and his family to utilize after they've given me a disability upon receiving Social...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F a week ago

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    The first ones I was just like a wind behind a sheet trying to get out, screaming like a zombie. Once I got out in the room I never dared to do anything, something always scared me...
    Chryssipus Chryssipus 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 27

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    I have done several sports.I have been good at all of ‘em.My favorite and the hardest is by far wrestling.Not only physically, but mentally.I tried to get my boys to wrestle...
    nocool nocool 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 27

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    The longest ive gone without talking to my boyfriend was almost 4 months, it was torwards the end of his deployment at the end of 2014. He told me that he wouldnt be able to...
    EvilPrincess87 EvilPrincess87 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 27

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    Growing up being a product of a drug addict is hard. It's not that I chose to be alive so why put a child on the earth if you can't raise it, nor do you want to. Well let's start...
    Amberrjade27 Amberrjade27 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 27

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    I lived in a sixth floor apartment so I moved to my parents house. What happens if this happens again when I am back on my toes at a later age.
    findinghappinessnow findinghappinessnow 26-30, F Jul 26

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    My boyfriend and I have not been dating very long. I am a full-time student in college and he is in the military. He just left for Fort Polk in Louisiana, and I remain in Tennessee...
    leelan21 leelan21 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 26

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    hey guys! I just started a blog talking about my life as a military girlfriend. Im hoping some of you guys read it and use it as a place to talk about your experiences, and it...
    allisonbeswick allisonbeswick 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    The coolest thing happened yesterday.... When my husband and I were still dating we went to a Tenth Avenue North concert. More so because I wanted to go than him, but it was a...
    amcgarity amcgarity 22-25, F Jul 26

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    In primary school, they would bully me because I'm deaf. I believe they weren't used to being around with deaf people so I still have the best friends and good friends who always...
    F333 F333 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 26

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    I am a military girlfriend.I hold no formal recognition with the powers that be.I am at the bottom of the chain. I hold no Military ID card; I am not a “dependent” or parent...
    smarchy17 smarchy17 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 24

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    What an experience it was to be in the military. I served in the USAF (United States Air Force). I know I didn't want to go to college, and I had enough of school.. I couldn't find...
    EvoKinevil EvoKinevil 26-30, M Jul 23

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    Hello ladies, I've been reading a couple of posts and alot of you girls are going thru deployments, most of you are new to this and some of you are beginning bootcamp or AIT...
    loveyoulizz loveyoulizz 26-30, F 6 Responses Jul 23

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    so, i was hanging out with my boyfriend, his twin brother, & his brothers girlfriend. we were all hanging out in the basement smoking weed, the usual. i cleared the bowl, & i...
    guallym guallym 13-15, F Jul 21

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    My anxiety is out of control y'all... I had a perfectly fine day yesterday until I went to see Tyler's stepmom (who I love dearly) we were just talking about things in general and...
    KJSMIT4496 KJSMIT4496 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    My boss is being unreasonable. I'm a nanny. Very underpaid for a nanny (Which I negotiated because he just lost his wife and only has one income now). But on top of that, I have to...
    ashleywarren96 ashleywarren96 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 21

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    I was at the beach and being the only one in the water for a large radius and being chest deep I decided to do what I've wanted to for a long time and took my trunks off (wasn't a...
    TheTrueBot TheTrueBot 18-21, M Jul 20

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    I haven't posted on here in a while. It's been a crazy summer. My husband had training for most of June so I decided to go back to our home state and stay with my parents for three...
    amcgarity amcgarity 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 20

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    **Definite Trigger Warning** I always feel like I deserved it, too. I deserve to feel pain, and that was the outcome. I was left alone in a room with a woman who has...
    Whobody Whobody 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    I remember when I was very young, my mother made some tape recordings for my father. What I remember about it is that when I spoke into the microphone (a small, rectangular box), I...
    EyeYamLiterally EyeYamLiterally 41-45, M Jul 18

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