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Military Spouses — Tell Us What You Wish People Knew About Your Life

"You'd think I'd be used to sleeping alone. Nope."

We can all agree that members of the military are some of the most courageous, selfless, and admirable individuals on the planet.


But there are definitely things about being married to one that other people just don't understand.

Military Love / Via Twitter: @militaryl0ve

So we want you to tell us something about being a military spouse that they might not know.

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Maybe it's that picking up and moving states as often as you do is harder than they realize.

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Or that your partner brings home military habits no one else would ever think of.

Jersey MilSo / Via Twitter: @jerseymilso

Perhaps people have no idea just how much you miss having your spouse home.

@KaylaHarbison / Via Twitter: @KaylaHarbison

Like, no idea.

Mizz Flavah / Via Twitter: @H0ly_Lashtastik

Maybe people sometimes forget that it's not just wives doing all the missing.

ImWorthIt / Via Twitter: @SexxxyKeeKee

Or maybe they'd never guess some of the unexpected perks of being married to someone in the military.

allison garner / Via Twitter: @allyjo_16

Whatever you want people to know about being a military spouse, we want to hear it. Tell us in the Dropbox below, and you could be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post!