Deployments suck. Knowing what your service member has sacrificed to be where they are will only make overhearing someone bashing the military worse. Some people, honestly, are in it for the benefits, people who are willing to give up their single status for medical benefits, being provided for financially, and receiving all kinds of other opportunities not necessarily available to civilian spouses. Yeah, there are definite perks to being a military spouse. Cell phones are the most convenient of them and for regions where there is no network, satellite phones can be used. His command found out and sent him on the next deployment to an FMF unit. Let them vent.
I am a veteran and I design gifts for the various service branches and I would like to know if I can show them here.
Once you find a Marine that you like, you may find yourself wondering exactly what life will be like as the significant other of a Marine. Some bases require that you have a dependent ID when you are riding with your Marine, whereas other bases will ask each passenger to show ID. We get to text and call almost everyday and we FaceTime when we can, but I never realized I could miss a person this much.