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Hello everyone! My name is Christine, my boyfriend is a Marine currently in California. He left for basic back in December, graduated in March and is now back to Cali for more training. I have looked everywhere to find a forum where I could chat with women in my shoes, but haven't found one quite like this. This is quite a journey, and it's easier with other women who are going through the same thing.
Thanks for letting me join, and I can't wait to chat and get to know all you gals :)
The first night Andy left, I sat in bed and cried. I remember not being able to sleep, just thought about him the whole night. As time went on, and I got used to sleeping alone, nights began to get a little better. I was able to sleep most of the night, but every now and then I'd wake up and just lay there. Wishing he could hold me, or just hearing him say, "I love you.."...it has quite the impact. When I flew out to see him graduate, I couldn't control my excitement. I just held onto him,…Continue