Wednesday, March 13, 2019
A Risk That Paid Off Essay
One of the biggest risks that paid off was my husband and I agreeing for him to gather the Marine Corps. It required us to up and move our family from Utah to calcium with no friends or family around for support in times of hardship, which tends to cope a lot with being a military family.I had to get hold of to take control of alwaysything from paying the bills to taking care of the house and vehicles because of his training, dramaturgy ops, and deployments which required him to be gone for weeks or months at a time.When he deploys I charter to raise the kids on my own which is a argufy in itself. It creates chaos for the kids emotionally and they begin to act out at home and at school. They lose respect for both of us when he is gone.Having family time and alone time with each other becomes very hold in because of his work schedule. We never know when our family time will be or even if there will be family time. With that being said you bottom of the inning only imagine how hard it is to get alone time together.I believe this all has and continues to pay off because I have created a whole naked family within the Corps, I have made new friends that can never be replaced and only they can truly figure the struggles I go through better than any of my friends and family from home ever could. I have learned to be more self-reliant maintaining our theater on my own. As far as our marriage it continues to get stronger with converse and we cherish each and every moment more than we ever have before as a family and as a couple.