memorial day from a marine wife

today is memorial day.
i hope that you’ll take a second from your bbq-ing, drinking and sunning to remember what this day (off of work which is totally bomb!) is really about.

i have been married to a marine for a little over a year and a half.
christmas card
he hasn’t deployed yet so i’m happy to say that the only times we’ve really had to say goodbye were when he left for bootcamp and after one of us went to visit the other wherever that may have been.
but since i’ve lived on a military base, i’ve seen my friend’s husbands go on deployments and thankfully come back home from them.
i can only imagine how much they worry until he’s home again.

think about those who didn’t get to come home. and those girlfriends/fianceés/wives/children/mothers/fathers/siblings/aunts/uncles/grandparents/etc who won’t get to say hello to their service member loved one again.

god bless america and those who serve it.

okay! enough with all the deep talk!
enjoy your day off and i hope you eat some awesome grilled food!
xoxo
rebecca mae

Advertisements

marine wife, dog mom, coffee drinker & lover of wonderful things.

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in mr and mrs
One comment on “memorial day from a marine wife
  1. Emma says:

    Simple and sweet reminder. I like it 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 388 other followers

%d bloggers like this: