We know they have to be away to fight for our freedom but we really just want them home to spend time together.
If you think regular couples have problems communicating, try dating someone in the military.
We hate some of the things we have to go through because of our relationships with our guys, but we stick by their sides no matter what.
Because in the end we will always be there for our guys and keep loving them.
Sometimes, those of us who have been married forever (or maybe it just seems that way) can forget how it felt to be brand new to the lifestyle that comes as a part of falling in love with someone in uniform.
Military couples have been seriously dramatized in media and entertainment over the years.Sitting down with three couples in different stages of the military and service, some light has been shed on the difficulties of loving someone serving our country.Khabeera Calaman, 21, and Robert Lenahan, 20, have been together for around six months.Here are some of the highs and lows of dating a military man. We love getting stuff from our guys, but the wait is the killer part! Especially when you have no clue when he will have his phone and if he will even be allowed to use it!I know talking to my guy is the best part of my day, but the wait definitely isn't. We hate the time difference between us, and we hate missing them so much.Both attending Mansfield University, Robert has decided to enlist in the National Guard, while Khabeera is receiving her Bachelor’s degree in social work.Khabeera: “I don’t know that it’s had a very big impact on me yet.We all know that we are dying to catch a quick message or call from our guys. You don’t know what he is truly dealing with while overseas.This is probably the scariest part of being with someone in the military. There is no telling when he will be home because his job might make him stay longer than he thought he would be there.Only time will tell.” Khabeera: “It’s influenced his school and career choices for sure.He will now have the chance to go to any state school in Pennsylvania for free.