Dating a navy man
Even when he is not physically there for you, he's there when it counts. He spends months not seeing you and limited hours talking or texting you. As soon as he wakes up and goes to sleep, while he's training and as he spends countless hours digging a hole in Texas while sweating his balls off, you are on his mind.He listens to all the whining and complaints you have throughout the day. Having a girl who is down throughout the circumstances is a keeper. Technology nowadays makes it easier to communicate with others.There is plenty of room for growth, and while he’s away, you can work on a better you.
But that's what makes the relationship so spontaneous: never knowing what's going to happen. It goes both ways; he'll also be expecting care packages. Figuring out new adventures, travels, restaurants to dine at, museums to explore, hiking trails to go to, movies to watch on Netflix and which city to take a road trip to is what keeps the relationship flowing.
Let's be real: Long-distance relationships suck, especially if it involves someone serving in the military.
Being separated for seven months from the person you want to spend the most time with and not being able to contact him while he's away during deployment can be heartbreaking.
Having a man overseas in a deserted country does not mean he does not have Wi Fi.
Connection is a bit slow for Skyping or Face Timing, but Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat still function at a normal speed.