Depressed as hell, how to cope with a child heading to Afghantistan

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  1. hillbilly

    hillbilly Well-Known Member Banned User

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    I know some will say just kill yourself hillbilly, I would never do that unless something happens to my son. Has anyone had to deal with this? This consumes me as I guess it should. He is a Marine and I am damned proud of him.
     
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    AGT Blows Well-Known Member

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    Think of it as his chance to make the world a better place by taking out a bunch of subhumans.
     
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    Just watch Saving Private Ryan and get over it. :rolleyes:
     
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    Wow, I can't imagine how painful this must be. And at the same time, how proud you must feel (at least about your son's dedication to his country). I have no advice as my child is only 4, and I can't imagine her leaving me. But, sending you and your family warm thoughts from WI.
     
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    sammyr134 Mister Sunshine Banned User

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    I hope he kills many doon coons and comes home safely.
     
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    Have him ship back some opium from the poppy fields he'll be guarding.
     
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    With the way you go on, are you sure he's your son?

    Does the water bead off his hair? Does he pronounce -er as uh when he's rhyming?
     
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    We're all real proud of him. I wish you and your family nothing but the best.
     
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    hillbilly Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Very true,but I am positive on him and my others. The boys look like my high school pics and remember how we hillbillies look alike. She didn't go all coon until 18 into the marriage.
     
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    hillbilly Well-Known Member Banned User

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    I thank the well wishers, I nearly cry or do to tell the truth just thinking about it. have to hide it though. I remember when he graduated from boot camp at Parris Is, I wasn't the only man to shed a few...many,many did as well. Huge fucking sacrifice. The gov't absolutely do not take care of their Marines. They are low paid and may use a over 1/2 months pay getting home. They pay for their food on base (it is deducted) and on the weekends the best eat at whatever place is on base. I think the Marines should be taken care of,like these worthless cocksuckers who milk the gov't for all the freebies.


    There is a chance we may not see him for 2 yrs, just on a screen. I would be tempted to dissolve a lorcet 10 and spike a drink. He would be discharged, dishonorably probably but goddamn, what is the alternative possibly? better than coming home in a box.
     
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    Be proud that he is now serving some of the greatest corporate masters in the world.
     
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    How is Obama's surge in Afghanistan going? You never hear about soldiers being killed there anymore. Aren't we scheduled to surrender and abandon ship pretty soon?
     
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    As a former Marine this might help. tell him to Be aware of everything and everyone around him at all times. And to do his job well but also with caution for himself. God be with him.
     
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    No Marine ever refers to themselves as a former Marine. :grad:
     
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    why dont you go fuck yourself mother fucker. i dont live in the world were I get hard because I served in the US Marines. I am a former active duty US MARINE. And my words were to a father not an internet douche seeking male approval. go fuck yourself. and if you were in front of me I'd show you what they thought me in the Marines.
     
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    How to talk tough and then I don't buy into your bullshit and you walk away huffing and puffing?
     
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    :hhh:
    I know what they didn't teach you in the marines.