We could back out. We could call it quits. Some do. But not I—my soldier chooses to serve, and I choose to stand by him. Even though he does have it in his head that he’s going into Ranger school, which scares the shit out of me.
A blog for those of us who wait by the mailbox, long for that phone call, and know the agony of separation.
I've seen the sites for the Army husbands and wives, but where's the one for the girlfriends and boyfriends? The ones that love the men and women in uniform but must stay behind? We are here. And we are strong.