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I Write a Letter to My Recruit Every Day

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 93 People

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    HELL0 LADIES..I HAVNT RECIEVED A LETTER IN 2 DAYS CAUSE MY H0NEY IS D0IN PT WEEK AT B00T THIS WEEK, S0 HE IS BUSY..BUT I WRITE T0 HIM EVRY SINGLE DAY..L0L..N IM SENDING HIM VDAY LETTERS TILL THE 14TH, S0 THATS LIKE 6 CARDS..L0L..JUSS LIKE XMAS CARDS..I L0VE N MISS MY MAN S00...
    lisset lisset 18-21, F Feb 10, 2009

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    I Have Gotten Letters!!

    yes, i have gotten 2 letters from my marine! im so excited! i was sooo woried ab him, still am, but feel alot better!
    marinegirllibby marinegirllibby 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 9, 2009

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    My Strength

    Our letters back and forth during boot camp were the only things that kept me going. We both got so much out of them. I remember rushing home to check the mailbox and how amazingly happy I would be when I had several letters waiting for me from my man. I will always cheerish the...
    usafsweetheart usafsweetheart 18-21 Feb 8, 2009

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    9 Days!

    Hey Ladies,    So my guy graduates from Parris Island in 9 days and I couldn't be more excited!!  I have written him everyday since the first letter I received. Does anyone else have a guy that is graduating on the 21st from Parris Island???  I ...
    Kellytoes03 Kellytoes03 22-25, F Aug 11, 2009

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    Letters To My Airman

    I set aside a certain time every day to sit and write a letter to my airman. It gives me a little hope that he will read it and be thinking of me. Then when he gets the chance he will write me back. Although I know I won't get a letter back every day I still go out to the mail...
    robertsgirl18 robertsgirl18 18-21, F Apr 1, 2011

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    Jan 22nd

    Hey you guys:) I also write my recruit  a letter every day..it makes me feel a whole lot better especially if its been a really sucky day..:/ Only 1 month and 28 days untill my bf becomes a Marine!! and i earn my title as a Marine's GF! :D
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 24, 2009

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    5 Letters!!! Oh My Goodness :)

    So I have been compulsively checking the mail everyday.. that's literally the first thing I think of when I wake up haha! so today I took my puppy outside and checked the mail and I saw a letter and picked it up SO fast and then saw FOUR more :) I cannot even describe how happy...
    jaceface8 jaceface8 18-21, F Oct 2, 2010

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    Question Guys..

    Does anyone know if it takes longer for my letters to get to parris island from nc then it does for his letters to get to me. bc idk its wierd i have been sending him letters like all last week. and i got a letter yesterday that said hey havent herd from you all week. & he...
    Graham31 Graham31 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 30, 2009

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    Finally!!

    Yay im sooooo happy i gotta letter today! Not to much writing b.c they dont write on regular paper its like these little sheets. But still im happy either way i finally got one!! He is doing great. he said the physical part is easy which i knew that wouldnt be to bad 4...
    Graham31 Graham31 22-25, F 8 Responses Jun 19, 2009

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    Still No Letter..

    My husband left for marine boot camp jun 8th and i still have not gotten a letter yet..how long should it take for me to get a letter anyone know?? i have wrote him everyday since he has left and just got his address yesterday so i finally got to send all of them off.. :)  ...
    Graham31 Graham31 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 18, 2009

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    :(

    Hey guys:) hows everyone doing? Great i hope:)..sooo im still writing my recruit a letter EVERYDAY!! and i try and send some off every 2-3 days, but i barely get any letters from him anymore :[...i used to get ab 3 each week but now im lucky if i get 2 :[..it sucks..he apologized...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 14, 2009

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    Everyday :d

    I do.. i write my marine everyday.. sometimes 2 or 3 or even 4 times lol...  i love him so much and i cant wait to see him :D  Oh my goodness i'm so excited :D I wonder how long it takes recruits to get mail...  I dont know when to stop writing so he'll get my...
    Syringx2 Syringx2 18-21 3 Responses Oct 7, 2008

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    12 More Days and My Recruit Will Be a Soldier

    Its been 14 weeks so far. He's in OSUT so they combined Basic and AIT. In 12 days I get to go to his turning blue ceremony, and the next day is his graduation. I was hoping he'd get to spend some time with me after that but it's off to Airborne training for another 3 weeks after...
    MrsLaing MrsLaing 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 16, 2008

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    Colorful Letters

    hi, im 16 and i have a bf who is in the USAF. hes now in california preparing to start his linguist training. i can talk to him everyday, but i still write him letters. i color my airmans letters to keep him entertained. my friends help color them and we all enjoy coloring. my bf...
    maegeneral maegeneral 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 6, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    well, I write letters to Kakashi, Itachi, Naruto, Sasuke and even Shikamaru. Can't send them sadly...sigh...
    waterflame waterflame 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    Don't you understand how i feel? What we have, i thought was true, because it seems so real. I love you, but maybe were not meant to be. By talking to her, in a sense, you leave...
    Nolongerb Nolongerb 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    I find this to be a very good healing tool for me. I can be long winded and I have so much I want to say to certain people. It really is best for me to write out everything on my...
    Welllaugh Welllaugh 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 17

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    My letters to you Flow I will write to you here because I don't want to talk to you anymore. Because I can't tell you how I feel. Because until I can stop thinking about you, I'll...
    QueenGeisha QueenGeisha 22-25, F Jan 14

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    My letters to you Flow I miss you today. You were in my dream last night and j couldn't help wish you were here. All I know is that while I made mistakes, you made some really...
    QueenGeisha QueenGeisha 22-25, F Jan 17

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    My letters to you Flow Something new happens almost everyday that I want to tell you about. Today at my job I sold my first wedding dress. I wish I could've celebrated with you. I...
    QueenGeisha QueenGeisha 22-25, F Jan 17

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    My letters to you Flow I need you today more than on the regular days. Today I'm falling to pieces. Too many things are hitting me all at once and I can't do it. I miss you and I...
    QueenGeisha QueenGeisha 22-25, F Jan 20

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    Dear You, By now, you must have realised that I'm not the greatest conversationalist around, especially since there were more than a few awkward, dead-air silences in our latest...
    thetitania thetitania 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    Letter 4 Steve I'm so confused right now. What is it that you want? What is it that's important to you? It should be your daughters but again I fear it's not. You've had the dolls...
    Sunrise13 Sunrise13 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    Letter 5 Dear Steve it's 2015 and I have survived 2014 despite your best efforts to stop me. I enter 2015 knowing things are far from resolved and there are many battles yet to...
    Sunrise13 Sunrise13 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 1

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    Letters to you Dear flow I've been thinking about. About when we were in love. A long time ago when we fought the world to be together, now I spend my time fighting myself to...
    QueenGeisha QueenGeisha 22-25, F Jan 14

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    most days bring new challenging experiences in to my life. it is a struggle to face the world everyday feeling like a failure. it is even harder when folks look up to you are a...
    tsnuggles tsnuggles 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    This group name made me laugh a bit when I saw it. Not because people's stories and everything. But because it's true. Since the day we were born we started dying. So yes, everyday...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    As of today I'm gonna be wearing tighty whities everyday!!! :) so excited! Can't wait to open them!! Today was a good day
    levans14 levans14 13-15, M 4 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    The day I stop learning will be the day I die, and that won't be by choice (or at least, that's the plan!). If you open your eyes and mind, the world is full of information you...
    jahosijhs jahosijhs 26-30, M Jan 1

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    I just have the hardest time with faith. Some days I just think things will be ok. Most time I think things are what they are hopeless. I want to sleep. I am annoyed some days when...
    Nurse68 Nurse68 41-45, F Jan 4

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    Had this down on my list for a while, but I'm actually trying to do it some days now.I've set myself 3 litres a day. That's 5.3 pints (or confusingly 6.3 pints if you're in the US...
    WineTilTheGoldenEvening WineTilTheGoldenEvening 51-55, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm starting to be only attracted to females and good friends with males with each day going by:)
    lizmcfee lizmcfee 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    My mother has bipolar and sometimes admits it. Most of the time she won't. Two days ago she threatened to kill herself if I didn't give into her demands. She puts herself in...
    rudereplica rudereplica 31-35, F Jan 7

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    I just am…. it is so strange. The other day I was even watching football!
    Diginator Diginator 70+, M 1 Response Jan 8

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    Today was just another Sunday. It was unusually cold for Texas, and the pitter-patter of rain could be heard outside of my window. As I listened to the rain, I rolled over in bed...
    TheWhimsicalHeart TheWhimsicalHeart 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 11

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    I just started back cutting again, I'm just not strong enough to deal with all this pain inside me and it's killing me inside. I'm back to my sad old self, I have my sleepless...
    SweetcakesJr SweetcakesJr 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    I made a deal. 3x a day. Morning, afternoon, and night. Try it if you only do it one or two times. That third makes all the difference
    NewBeginnings5 NewBeginnings5 22-25 2 Responses Jan 14

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    I don't wear girdles everyday, but I often wear an OBG to hold up my nylons under my male clothing at work. In colder weather I ofter wear a LLPG
    CindyCD478 CindyCD478 41-45, T 7 Responses Jan 16

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    This pretty much wraps up my days...pic inside
    NewBeginnings5 NewBeginnings5 22-25 5 days ago

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    This should be a compulsory subject in school!!!!! The pleasure derived from this activity cannot be adequately expressed in words. In my youth once a day was not enough.
    willylover1 willylover1 61-65, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    You think it's made of glass. You love to break it even though there's a soft spot in it for you. It's called a heart. Kk?
    TheDimJoker TheDimJoker 13-15, M Jan 5

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    Many times. All to people who either I treated poorly. Or those who did me. I used to seal them in envelopes and keep them In a box. But it just got so depressing. Just knowing of...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Jan 15

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    Flow Are you there? Can you hear me? It's me Hiphop.
    QueenGeisha QueenGeisha 22-25, F Jan 20

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    It's hard to do especially since I'm a caffeine junkie. But I'm going to try for the sake of my health.
    YouDaOne23 YouDaOne23 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    Today I decided to ask my housemate to pay me the gas money she promised when I drove her to her Christmas Party in the pouring rain. It was about three weeks ago and she said she...
    melymay melymay 22-25, F Jan 1

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    I always felt if you're not learning, you're stagnating.
    SnowCrow SnowCrow 31-35, M Jan 5

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    House Cleaning!! Got TONS of undies, still with very serviceable life left in them, to go to a good home - all kinds from basic FTL's to some great colored Honors bikinis that...
    billytex1 billytex1 61-65, M Jan 10

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