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    NashvilleMarineMom replied to 1~littledrip (Jean)'s discussion WELCOME KILO & OSCAR - Ship Date Dec. 1 and Graduation Feb. 27 in the group MCRD Parris Island: Feb. 27, 2015 Kilo & Oscar
    "My son will be shipping out next week, so yeah, it dawned on me this morning that this would be his last Sunday with us as well.  His twin sister is in college, but coming home tomorrow night.  It will be nice to have all of the family…"
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    1~Chickie (Teresita) commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: November 21, 2014 – Golf & Papa Company
    "Tristan's Mom ~ what a handsome young man! All of you, please thank your RCT's for me for all they have done and have conned to do! I also thank all of you that have also given so much! Don't forget, MFN will stay with you as you…"
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    MCRD Parris Island: Feb. 27, 2015 Kilo & Oscar

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    NashvilleMarineMom replied to 1~littledrip (Jean)'s discussion WELCOME KILO & OSCAR - Ship Date Dec. 1 and Graduation Feb. 27 in the group MCRD Parris Island: Feb. 27, 2015 Kilo & Oscar
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    1~Chickie (Teresita) commented on 1~Nanny (Alice)'s group MCRD San Diego: Charlie Company
    "Ooh Rah! That's great news, saw your RCT's in photos and a phone call! Woowho! "
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    Ginnyb98 replied to Ginnyb98's discussion Meeting my boyfriends parents in the group For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits
    "Thank you so much Pam. You're so sweet. I think his mom likes me because I message her about once a week and see how she is holding up and she knows that I've been supporting him throughout this journey. In phase 2 he was really busy and…"
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    1~Chickie (Teresita) commented on 1~Nanny (Alice)'s group MCRD Parris Island: Feb. 13, 2015 Fox & November
    "You're very welcome okisandfam! It's my pleasure to serve y'all! I encourage y'all to follow as many 'groups' on MFN as interests you. It will help you to learn about boot camp the more you will know about your…"
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    bub (mom) commented on 1~Nanny (Alice)'s group MCRD Parris Island: Jan. 30, 2015 - Bravo Company
    "Zacksmom....I'll be praying for your son and your family! Know that we are all here for you. And please keep us up dated with your son. God bless you and all the boys!!:)"
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    1~Chickie (Teresita) replied to 1~Chickie (Teresita)'s discussion 2nd Bn, Fox Co, PLT 2009 in the group MCRD Parris Island: Feb. 13, 2015 Fox & November
    "Hi okisandfam!  Your RCT's form letter will be written today, but mailed vis USPS tomorrow, Monday. You may get it Wednesday ~ and I have to correct myself as Thursday is Thanksgiving so there is no mail on that day, so yu may get the…"
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    angels4dkp replied to 1~littledrip (Jean)'s discussion WELCOME KILO & OSCAR - Ship Date Dec. 1 and Graduation Feb. 27 in the group MCRD Parris Island: Feb. 27, 2015 Kilo & Oscar
    "I yes she is.. Lol she's been ready for a while now. She is use to the Marine life and loves it. Now she gets a new role in the Marine Corps family other then Marine brat or Marine defendant. It's a great life!! Yes I'm so ready to…"
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    1~Chickie (Teresita) replied to 1~Chickie (Teresita)'s discussion 2nd Bn, Fox Co, PLT 2013 in the group MCRD Parris Island: Feb. 13, 2015 Fox & November
    "2nd Battalion Fox Company is yellow! The EGA Shop has lots of items available for RCT parents. Keep in mind, 100% proceeds benefit our outreach programs! ou can reach about the outreach programs that are located on the left hand side of this…"
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    angels4dkp replied to Melissa's discussion Birthday & Christmas Delivery
    "I'm in Okinawa Japan and yes sometimes around the holidays the mail slows for us. So many folks trying to get package out and in. They do have a web site that gives info. But best advice is go head and mail it early. Hopefully he can wait to…"
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    goliath69 replied to 1~Momma Hen (Susan)'s discussion Bravo Co Platoon 1013 in the group MCRD Parris Island: Jan. 30, 2015 - Bravo Company
    "Karen1961 mine also said some were sick. Mine had a cold before they left so he is hoping that built up some immunity for him or just means he will get it later. Seems they are going so much everyday it is hard to keep up the immune system."
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    angels4dkp replied to happygeek's discussion Marine Corps Ball, Okinawa
    "Hello yes I agree Skype is awesome over here.we are in Okinawa and I skype my family all the time. And all the balls did have a photographer and there is a website that he and you (if he gives you the code) can view them.:)"
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    diego4life replied to 1~littledrip (Jean)'s discussion WELCOME KILO & OSCAR - Ship Date Dec. 1 and Graduation Feb. 27 in the group MCRD Parris Island: Feb. 27, 2015 Kilo & Oscar
    "angels4dkp I'm sure she's probably as anxious to get started as my daughter is. The sooner they start the sooner they finish :-) I guess we have to let go eventually. Graduation Day can't come soon enough though. At…"
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    1~Chickie (Teresita) added a discussion to the group MCRD Parris Island: April 17, 2015 Hotel & November Companies
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    This is your official recruit group, MCRD Parris Island, Hotel & November Company: Ship date: January 19/20, 2015, scheduled to graduation: April 17, 2015. You will find lots of support and answers to all your questions. We'll be here to provide a safe and informational place for you to Connect & Share®  with others who are just like you. Don't worry...we'll be here along every moment of your journey. Many of you are most likely wondering...."NOW WHAT?"  This "Roller Coaster Ride  ...which is also "Recruit Family Boot Camp", will be thrilling, chilling, memorable, and unique. It's known as the "Roller Coaster Ride" because of the many emotional ups and downs, dips and turns. There is a very few who would have chosen to buy a ticket to this roller coaster ride. More than likely, the choice wasn't yours. involuntarily drafted!   I ask you to please note 3 simple rules: 1.  The very first one is the simplest rule. WRITE LETTERS!!!   Lots and lots of uplifting, encouraging,…See More
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    angels4dkp replied to 1~littledrip (Jean)'s discussion WELCOME KILO & OSCAR - Ship Date Dec. 1 and Graduation Feb. 27 in the group MCRD Parris Island: Feb. 27, 2015 Kilo & Oscar
    "I hear ya. My daughter has already left us. She's with my family for a few days before she ships. Would have loved to keep her here but it was time.. We are stationed in Japan and she is shipping from FL."
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