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I Would Love to Meet Other Marine Wives

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    Marine Wifey

    I celebrated 3 years with the man of my dreams on June 15 . We spoke on the phone for a year and a half and spent a total of three weeks physically together (not all at the same time) before we said "I do" and he was gone again 5 days later back to Okinawa for...
    SemperGumby SemperGumby 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 28, 2008

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    Hey Ladies!

     Hey there, my name is Stacie and I just got married to my Marine September 5Th of this year. I moved down to Jacksonville only 5 days later, and now I live in an apartment near Lejeune with my hubby Adam and our little dachshund, Sookie. I am starting out knowing NO ONE and...
    stacielynn stacielynn 22-25, F 16 Responses Oct 9, 2009

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    My Life With My Marine

    I was in my sophmore year of high school and i was in NJROTC [Naval Reserved Officer Training Corps] I was in 2 teams PT and Colorguard.  Apparently my husband was in the same teams and we had never realized.  One day we were in competition and i was with my friend...
    Vaneza Vaneza 16-17, F 1 Response May 29, 2008

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    Met A Marine, Married Him 6 Months Later!!

    My story... where to begin... Okay, I will start by saying hello. My husband and I just recently moved to San Diego, CA from Virginia Beach, VA!! So all of our friends are on the east coast except some people that he was just stationed with.  So we are both starting from...
    ewebb723 ewebb723 26-30, F 7 Responses Jun 30, 2010

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    Hi

    Hi my fiance is in Japan right now and will be stationed in Pendleton in December after we get married and  we are really needing some advice on living because i am from Tennessee and we are looking online but we don't want to rent a house until we see it and we have no idea...
    kdoestreich kdoestreich 18-21 2 Responses Jul 23, 2011

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    Just Married a Marine and Loving It

    Hi my name is Danielle i just married the man i love and he his a cpl in the marines. we have only been married for three weeks and i love it. The only problem is that i havent seen him since we got married i miss him and im waiting to find a place. I joined this site because i...
    marinewife051008 marinewife051008 16-17, F 6 Responses Jun 9, 2008

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    Married to a Marine. =)

    Hi, ladies!  I love to meet other Marines' wives and girlfriends as well.  I'm brand new to the Experience Project.... and I hope I'm doing this right.  Lol.  Anyway, my husband is active duty in the USMC and we live in Minnesota (believe it or not!) where...
    married2amarine married2amarine 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 6, 2008

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    Struggling With My Husbands Ptsd And Tbi Symptoms (marine Vet Only 25).

    I love my husband very much, this july we will have been married 2 years. All around I am totally in love with him. He is out of the military now. At first things were good, we got pregnant and then we moved. Half way through the pregnancy things got bad. He says no one will...
    Gorchid Gorchid 22-25 1 Response Feb 29, 2012

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    This Sucks.

    Well my husband is not a marine yet..He left me Jun 8th for boot camp. & well like my title says..This sucks. I know its not even half as bad as what im expecting down the line with deployments an everything. But we will make it. Anyone else a wife/girlfriend of someone...
    Graham31 Graham31 22-25, F 13 Responses Jun 20, 2009

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    Recruit Training

    My husband of 4 months left for boot camp nearly a month ago. I am missing him something terrible. I guess it wouldn't be so bad but my mom died a couple of weeks before my husband left. I don't know what to expect when boot camp is over. Advise please?
    TysWifey TysWifey 26-30 2 Responses Feb 24, 2008

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    New to N.c.

    i just got married in november and moved to n.c. in december. i am more than happy b/c i dated my husband for a year and a half before we got married and we only saw each other in person for less than 3 months of it, and now i get to see him everyday! he works a lot though and i...
    morganruth morganruth 19-21, F 5 Responses Feb 14, 2008

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    WOW Military Couples

    I've been there done that, it is so difficult. My hear and hat goes off to the men and woman who serve, and the families or loved ones they go to defend. Wow, never have I ever had any more respect. Also, they are the best lovers, ********, *******, that I would never meet...
    BrightIrish BrightIrish 31-35, M Feb 5, 2013

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    Pressure Of Long Distance Relationships...

    So because Tyler is in training right now, he's all the way in Missouri and I'm stuck here in California until we get our first duty station mid November and then we FINALLY get to move in together and live like a real married couple. For not it's just phone calls every day which...
    Breloves64 Breloves64 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 30, 2013

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    The Toughest Job...a Marine Wife

    Mitch and I have been together for almost 6 years now, since our freshman year of high school. He's always wanted to be a Marine and everyone's always know that. After we graduated in 200, he joined the Marines in November, and left for bootcamp November 14th. Throughout the...
    MarineLover41 MarineLover41 19-21, F 3 Responses Mar 8, 2008

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    Newbie

    This website is just what we've needed.  We plan to marry this summer before he goes to bootcamp.  It's heart-aching to know his desire is to train in infantry.  Hopefully we'll be stationed in Camp Lejeune by November.  I'm still in college, and I've been...
    sethandlisa08 sethandlisa08 19-21 2 Responses Mar 1, 2008

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    My First Deployment!

    my husband and i recently got married and he is getting ready to leave for his first deployment but he has already left me. he is training in an area i can not see him for a month and a half then he goes straight off to Afganistan. he is my life my love! i dont have anyone...
    cltsisterman cltsisterman 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 28, 2009

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    A Marine Wife

    I married the man of my dreams on March 22, 2008! I had to pick up my entire life and move to another state but it was worth it. Now, I am just spending as much time with my husband as I can before he deploys in a couple of months. I joined this group to meet other Marine wives...
    ProudMama8612 ProudMama8612 22-25, F Jun 19, 2008

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    I'm A Marine Wife, And That's The Way It Was Supposed To Be.

    My name is Jamie. I met my husband in high school through a mutual friend of ours when we were 16. But, we didn't quite hit it off till after high school. At this point we've known each other for about 7 or 8 years.  And we started dating again the day he...
    jmeleeUSMCwifey jmeleeUSMCwifey 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 9, 2010

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    Making More Friends

    Hello, My lovely family and I are station @ Camp Pendleton. Looking to meet more people. I have a little one she is 2yr. old. Just wanting to make more friends and have fun.
    bdc86 bdc86 26-30, F May 17, 2013

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    Military Spouse And Want To Go To School For Free

    MyCAA offers Military Spouses a grant for $4,000 to attend schooling online. That's right; FREE on-line; All from the Comfort zone of your home at your own pace. E5 and below W1 to W2 or O1 to O2- if you Spouse is in this rank zone than this GRANT is FOR YOU. We have tons of...
    meditec2012 meditec2012 18-21, F Jun 4, 2012

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    Missing My Best Friend and My Soul Mate

    I fell in love with the back of my husband's head.lol. I know that sounds strange, but as soon as i saw him i felt something I had never experienced before ...I knew he was the one, and I hated him at first for it. Weird huh? I was so independent and thought I ruled the world...
    posterboyswife posterboyswife 26-30, F 6 Responses Mar 25, 2008

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    A New Marine Wife

    My name is Kristen. My husband and I got married November 24, 2008 and he just deployed to Iraq January 6, 2009. We were in the fourth grade together but I changed schools after that year and we havent spoken to eachother in thirteen years. I actually went looking for him on...
    kray2186 kray2186 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 5, 2009

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    A Ray Of Hope

    Ive been a Marines wife for 17 years now... there are not many women like that in my home town. I married my high school sweetheart the year of our graduation in 1995. He left that july for basic and its been an adventure since then. I just wanted to chat and connect with other...
    marinesniperswife marinesniperswife 31-35 Oct 28, 2011

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    Are You A Military Spouse And Want To Go To School For Free?!?!

    Who's interested in working from home? If that's you, we have two programs that can assist with that. Medical & Legal Transcription - MyCAA approved! Meditec offers a 2-3 month internship for the Medical Transcription Program which is a foot in the door towards an employment...
    meditec2012 meditec2012 18-21, F Jul 10, 2012

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    I Am New Here

    my names kris copeland n i am marine wife my husband is curtently over seas at the moment but i wana meet other marine wives n share or compare stories i also work so if you need me just meesage me on here n i will get back you, i am also a marines daughter so i am learning a new...
    kriscopeland kriscopeland 31-35 Oct 18, 2011

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    We Found Out His First Stationed Area!!!! (:

    Right now I'm engaged to my Marine, and we plan on doing a courthouse marraige this month when he comes home if everything goes as planned!! I couldn't be more excited! We also just recently found out his first stationed area where he will be here soon! Right now Tj is in San...
    lovestimothy lovestimothy 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 13, 2010

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    Not A Marine Wife, But...

    So in love with my amazing 2ndLt! I've only known him for 7 months but it seems like years because we are so in tune with each other. It's truly a miracle that we met. He's the love of my life and I hope that someday we plan on spending the rest of our lives together. But this...
    dianashayne789 dianashayne789 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 19, 2013

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    New Marine Wife

    My Husband Cody and I have been together  for 2 years and 2 months but have been married for 4 months. He's been in the Marines for just over a year and i moved to california after we got married so i could be with him. Now that I am here, I have no job, no friends (im having a...
    andrealoux2011 andrealoux2011 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 1, 2011

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    My First Deployment

    Hi im Kassie my husband is a Marine and is getting deployed tommorow this is my first deployment and since i havent got to live with him since we got married because he was getting deployed i dont know any marine wives or any one that knows how im feeling just looking to make...
    Missy8698 Missy8698 18-21, F 8 Responses Apr 5, 2008

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    Our Story...

    My husband and I met online in October 2009 the strangest way. My friend, Andrea, was on a chat site (as she normally is) when I dropped by her place to pick her up for our movie night. She was sitting at her computer with multiple conversation windows pulled up from a chat group...
    stephroxoxo stephroxoxo 22-25, F Jul 25, 2010

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    Marine Wife At Camp Pendleton!

    Hi there, My name is Allie and my husband is currently deployed with 3/12 India to Afghanistan. I am still here in Ca, waiting for him to come home.... If there are any of you out there who are stationed her let me know. There are already a few of us that talk from here and one...
    MrsLucas MrsLucas 22-25, F 15 Responses Jun 1, 2010

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    Fiance

    I am currently a Fiance to a man who is going through boot camp to be a Marine. We have been together for about four years. We are high school sweethearts. We have been through so many tough times, but I'm glad sometimes. Because we wouldn't be as strong as we are now. My Fiance...
    alyssavictoria10 alyssavictoria10 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2011

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    How Do We Do It?

    I have recently been informed that my marine will be deployed june 14 to japan. he will do 3 mnths of training and then he will be off to afghanistan foe 8 months...my heart is broken and at this point i coudnt imagine 11 months of my life with out him...how do we grow from this...
    sireya333 sireya333 22-25, F Feb 27, 2011

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    MCBH Wives!

    I'm going to be getting married to my Marine in May. He's currently stationed on MCBH so I was wondering if there were any Marine wives out there living in Hawaii that I could get to know.  I'm just afraid that once I move out there he'll get deployed and I'll be out there...
    musikluver musikluver 18-21 1 Response Jan 18, 2009

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    He Got Assigned a Duty Station...

    well girls.. my husband just got told his duty station and it will be in Camp Lejeune North Carolina... which we did not expect that one we thought it would b in cali.. so now i have been ready to leave at the end of december but now he has to go without me and i have to wait...
    usmcWife08 usmcWife08 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 13, 2008

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    My Story

    well i  married my marine december 7 2009 he is based in jacksonville north carolina and i dont get to see him that much the last time i saw him was in may im a full student and he works all the time i dont live with him in jacksonville cuz im in school it breaks my heart...
    marineswife20 marineswife20 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 30, 2010

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    Living On Base

    Okay so I'm living at home with my parents right now while my boyfriend is at SOI, but he wants to get married soon and have me move to Lejeune with him... What happens when he gets deployed? Do I stay on the base by myself or go home?
    LovinMyMarine3 LovinMyMarine3 18-21 4 Responses Mar 5, 2009

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    Hello!

    Hey I'm Michelle and my husband is Brandon; We have almost been married a year and are currently stationed at Camp Pendleton. I dont really know anyone here so feel free to message me if you are!!
    michellecars2010 michellecars2010 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 29, 2011

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    New Marine Wife.

    Hi my names iris. I'm getting married to my marine in a couple of months. Also moving to camp Pendleton, I'd love to make friends so when I get out there I won't be lonely. Maybe meet at the marine ball this year :) message me!
    Osiris5694 Osiris5694 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 15, 2013

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    Marine Wife....dealing with deployment

    My name is Miranda. I got married August 13th 2007 to an amazing Marine. He is my highschool sweetheart.....was there for him through bootcamp and previous deployments  , the whole nine yards. He is currently deployed for the third time in Ramadi, Iraq  ...
    miranda81307 miranda81307 19-21, F 7 Responses Mar 9, 2008

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    I May Not Be A Marine Wife...but Plan To Be Soon...

    Let me first off say that I am new to this site so im stil getting the hang of it, lol. As of right now i'm a senior in high school dating an amazing guy who i've been with since sophmore year. He lives an hour and a half away but we're able to make it work. This past summer he...
    LovinMyMarineJLC LovinMyMarineJLC 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 20, 2010

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    Our Love Story<3

    I never did go into details about how we met. We met when I was 14 and he was 16. We met at Walmart. We kind of just ran into each other exchanged numbers and went on our ways. He was in ROTC in school, so I knew he had an interest in the military. When had our son when we were...
    ChristinaUSMCwife ChristinaUSMCwife 18-21, F Oct 26, 2013

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    This Is The Hardest Thing Ever, And I Would Love To Meet People That Are Going Through The Same Thing!

    I'm the fiance of the most incredible man i've ever known, he's everything i've ever wanted in a guy and more. He's my best friend! But the thing is, is that he is a Marine. And he's been away for 6 months with boot camp, combat trainin, and mos schooling. And throughout those...
    breezybaby918 breezybaby918 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 7, 2010

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    Marine Wife

    Hi everyone. My husband was in boot camp when we had are babygrl Anabella.he first saw her in graduation and she was already three months It was the most amazing day! Yes it was hard being alone at that time. But he is now back in San Diego doing MOS school. Are daughter is...
    MarineWife91 MarineWife91 18-21, F Jan 11, 2012

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    Marine Wife Camp Pendelton

    Husband just left for deployment about a week ago on the 11th MEU and I'm going absolutely insane:( I just moved here from Oregon and plan on staying here until and after my Marine gets home so I know noone, Id like to get with other deployed marines wives and maybe start doing...
    ladonnawieland ladonnawieland 18-21 2 Responses Nov 20, 2011

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    Soon To Be

    I'm not a Marine wife, but I will be someday. My  boyfriend is in bootcamp right now in San Diego.. He graduates in less than four weeks! I'm so excited
    charleegilbert94 charleegilbert94 16-17, F Nov 20, 2011

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    Married My Marine After Two Weeks, Call Me Crazy.

    Okay, so here is it. I have known my marine since 7th grade. Off and on friendship for 5 years led us to a reunion one random afternoon he was down from Camp Lejeune for emergency leave. I spent from 1pm saturday afternoon till 7 am sunday morning with him and I have never ever...
    illianashley illianashley 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 5, 2010

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    Can't Wait!!!!

    Its really hard having a long distance relationship and its not because of loyalty, its because of the fact that you don't see eachother every day, dont talk to him, NOTHING. Its only a five month relationship but we have known each other for two years. I miss talking to him...
    Purple52 Purple52 16-17 Jul 28, 2011

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    How We Met

    So I never let u girls know on how my marine and I met... I have known him since 8th grade When he had a crush on me but I never really took the time to try us out and 4 to 5 years later He found me on fb and he set up a date to hangout and the first night we actually hungout I...
    Lizzysanchez20 Lizzysanchez20 18-21, F 2 Responses May 28, 2012

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    6 Months and No Friends.

    I married the man of my dreams last year in Dec. I moved to California in Jan. and it was a huge change for me because I'm from Texas and my family is there. Since I have been here I tried and tired to make so friends, some girl friends to chit chat and you know hang out with...
    sweetgurl87 sweetgurl87 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 7, 2008

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    *New to This*

     Hey everyone! My name is Courtney, Im a Marine Wife and darn proud! My husband and I have been married for a little over a year and he has been on one deployment for 3 months and going on another one in a few months. I am new to this website and would love to chat with...
    USMCWife0507 USMCWife0507 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 17, 2008

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