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SWEET Life of a Marine Wife

 

I AM 19 MY HUSBAND IS 20 WE WERE MARRIED MARCH 21,2007 [I WAS 17 AND HE WAS 18] I WASNT PREGNANT WE WERE JUST IN LOVE WE MET BECAUSE HE USED TO SIT IN FRONT OF ME IN ALGEBRA 2 AND NEVER HAD A PAPER OR PEN FOR CLASS AND HE USED TO CUT IN FRONT OF ME AT LUNCH...HE HAD TO REPORT TO CAMP LEJEUNE WHILE I HAD 3 MORE MONTHS OF HIGH SCHOOL LEFT AFTER WE WERE MARRIED I HAD PLANNED TO ATTEND ST MARYS UNIV IN TEXAS BUT INSTEAD MOVED WITH HIM THE SUMMER OF 07 WE LIVED TOGETHER THROUGH SEPT THEN HE HAD 6 WEEKS OF TRAINING  HE CAME HOME THEN DEPLOYED OCT 28,07 I LIVED IN OUR HOUSE ON CAMP LEJEUNE WHILE HE WAS IN RAMADI BUT IN FEBRUARY I GOT A CALL FROM HIS MOM BACK HOME SAYING THAT HIS FATHER WAS REALLY SICK AND THAT I NEEDED TO DO SOMETHING TO GET HIM HOME. SO WE GOT AHOLD OF THE RED CROSS AND ARRANGED FOR HIM TO COME HOME I FLEW HOME BY MONDAY, FEB 5 AND HE GOT THERE TUESDAY, FEB 6 HE VISITED WITH HIS FATHER AND IT WAS HARD BECAUSE I WAS GLAD HE WAS HOME BUT HATED THE WAY IT HAD TO HAPPEN HIS FATHER WAS DOING BETTER SO I WENT BACK TO CAMP LEJEUNE BUT 3 DAYS AFTER I GOT BACK MY HUSBAND CALLED ME AND TOLD ME HIS FATHER DIED ON THE MORNING OF FEBRUARY 27 I FLEW HOME THE NEXT DAY AND WE BURIED HIS FATHER ON HIS OWN BIRTHDAY MARCH 3 HE WAS SUPPPOSED TO TURN 50 MY HUSBAND WENT BACK TO IRAQ AND I WENT BACK TO CAMP LEJEUNE AFTER DISCUSSING IT WE DECIDED THAT I WOULD MOVE BACK TO TEXAS TO LIVE WITH MY MOTHER IN LAW BECAUSE SHE LIVES IN A BIG HOUSE WITH A LOT OF LAND SO ON APRIL 2ND I MOVED BACK TO TEXAS AT THE END OF MY MAY WE WENT TO WELCOME HOME MY HUSBAND AT CAMP LEJEUNE IT WAS SAD NOT AS HAPPY AS I THOUGHT IT WAS GOING TO BE THEN HE CAME TO VISIT IN TX FOR MY BDAY JUNE 8 FOR A BOUT A WEEK THEN I WENT TO NC IN AUGUST FOR A 4 DAY WEEKEND WHICH WE SPENT IN MYRTLE BEACH,SC AND MY HUBAND JUST KEFT YESTERDAY [SATURDAY, NOV 22] HE WAS HERE FOR TWO WEEKS AND WERE ALREADY PLANNING HIS TRIP HOME FOR XMAS BUT GUESS WHAT HE IS GOING TO BE IN TRAINING FOR NEW YEARS [MY SECOND IN A ROW W/O HIM] AND HE GOES ON HIS SECOND DEPLOYMENT MARCH '09

VBEAUTY07 VBEAUTY07 18-21 1 Response Nov 24, 2008

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