What Makes a Good Marine

I never knew my husband as a civilian.  I have no idea what kind of person he was before bootcamp or who he might have been had he never joined the Marine Corps.  What I do know is the kind of man my husband is now. I cannot tell you what his MOS is.  I can’t tell you what schools he’s been to, what his rank is, or even where he are specifically stationed.  What I can tell you, is each month, my husband spends more hours doing the duties set forth to him, on his own time, then he spends with his wife.  I can tell you that rarely does a week go by that we do not get some midnight phone call waking us up because one of his Marines need him, whether for personal or Marine Corps related reasons. I can tell you that he doesn’t let Continue reading