How I Accepted Being a "Milso"
For a long time when the Sailor and I first started dating, I didn’t really feel official. Like, I was dating a guy, who happened to be in the Navy. I didn’t see myself as a “milso” or a navy girlfriend, and I was very hesitant to claim that title. I didn’t even know the term milso existed until I went onto Tumblr and found some other military wives and girlfriends and saw it being used. It was usually used along with a story about how they’ve seen their husband/boyfriend