What's a Marine brat supposed to do !!! (Marines part 3)

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Young Adult  |  House: Booksie Classic
This follows on from Amber's stories, this one is 17 years later with Tess the main character as a Junior in high school don't worry all your favorites are still in this one.

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It's my life and I love it

Submitted: May 05, 2009

This follows on from Amber's stories, this one is 17 years later with Tess the main character as a Junior in high school don't worry all your favorites are still in this one. Read Chapter

Strange things happening

Submitted: May 05, 2009

................. We walked inside the restaurant. ‘Oh finally we’ve ordered already” Justin called over as we made our way ove... Read Chapter

Homecoming

Submitted: May 06, 2009

........................ I picked up Noah and we went to the movies he’d got tickets for a new comedy that was really lame but he laugh... Read Chapter

Oooo wrong thing to say

Submitted: May 06, 2009

…………………….. The next few days we’re awesome Dad was home we all hung out as a family a big family Dad was grilling in th... Read Chapter

It's creepy

Submitted: May 07, 2009

………………….. I came out of the house behind Ben. “How do you know” Dad asked. “Well I’m not 100% sure but it m... Read Chapter

I thought school was safe

Submitted: May 07, 2009

…………………. I burst in to the office door making the secretary jump. “Is everything okay Tess” She asked as I tried to... Read Chapter

So I take after my Mom

Submitted: May 07, 2009

……………………………“What the hell it looks like someone’s trying to escape” Toby laughed pointing as Noah ran through... Read Chapter

See girls rule

Submitted: May 08, 2009

……………. I pulled open my locker and grabbed my things for the first class of the afternoon I still had 20 minutes but I jus... Read Chapter

Nickelback

Submitted: May 08, 2009

..................... I dropped down on my towel next to Justin. “Er… can I just say Holy crap Tess” Justin smiled “Skye chos... Read Chapter

Are you kidding me

Submitted: May 09, 2009

………………… The song came to the end I was looking at Ben every single word running round in my head this was what he wanted to... Read Chapter

Feels like old times

Submitted: May 11, 2009

....................... The referee blew for half time we were down 1-0, and I was still wound up about the confrontation with Lilly ... Read Chapter

Ice cream YAY

Submitted: May 11, 2009

………….. I came down stair the next morning Dad was in the kitchen trying to make breakfast. “Let me do it before you burn th... Read Chapter

And the light goes on!!!!!!!!!!

Submitted: May 12, 2009

…………….. The sun streaming in the window woke me up I rolled over to look at the clock it was only 7.23 I got out of bed and wal... Read Chapter

It all comes out and makes sense

Submitted: May 12, 2009

............ I looked across at Ben he looking at me with the same serious expression on his face that he had the week before the first t... Read Chapter

Ollie spills the beans

Submitted: May 13, 2009

……………………. I got out of the shower and dried off I pulled on my under wear and skirt and grabbed my bra and put it on, I w... Read Chapter

So tempting

Submitted: May 13, 2009

............ We crossed the street Ben smiled when he saw us coming. ‘We didn’t get you two ice cream yet we didn’t know how lo... Read Chapter

Caught almost

Submitted: May 14, 2009

……… I woke up to the sound of the front door knocking I sat up Ben was stretching. “Well it looks like we slept together afte... Read Chapter

The last game and the talk

Submitted: May 15, 2009

……………………….. School the next day was long Mom and Dad were getting home in time to be at our final game tonight Sky... Read Chapter

God when will she give it a rest

Submitted: May 15, 2009

............. I was doing my homework with Ollie sitting on my bed talking to me as my bedroom door knocked. “Mom and Dad are back ... Read Chapter

Should have locked the door

Submitted: May 18, 2009

..................... We went back to the table where we’d been sitting before Ben looked at me. ‘When will she just back off” ... Read Chapter

If it's not one thing it's something else

Submitted: May 18, 2009

......................... We were sitting in the kitchen eating when Ben’s Mom and Dad walked in. “Oh it looks like you had a lon... Read Chapter

The offer to kick ass

Submitted: May 19, 2009

........... I was leaning on the kitchen table as the front door knocked Ollie was just at the bottom of the stairs so he answered it Ben... Read Chapter

Really!!!!!

Submitted: May 19, 2009

.............. I sent Ben two text message that night but heard nothing back from him, I went to bed before Mom got home I’d only talke... Read Chapter

Sharpie's always keep one handy

Submitted: May 19, 2009

...................... Ben got to the back of the truck and read what was written he ran his hands over his face as Gabe and Justin pulle... Read Chapter

Beach time

Submitted: May 20, 2009

……………I was sitting on my bed when the door knocked, Dad pushed it open “Thought you might want a drink” He said leaning... Read Chapter

It hurts

Submitted: May 21, 2009

……………. Ben put his head on his knees he felt a hand on his shoulder and jumped. He looked up Skye was sitting on the sand next ... Read Chapter

Something to think about

Submitted: May 21, 2009

………………..I pulled up to the main gate at Parris Island there was a storm brewing out to sea it was almost 7pmThe guard waved m... Read Chapter

Text's and another song

Submitted: May 21, 2009

................ I drove back on to the Island and passed Chelsea going the other way with someone else in her car with her. I got out an... Read Chapter

Home

Submitted: May 23, 2009

…………………. Ben put the phone back in his pocket and ran his hand over his face felling the amount for stubble he groaned. ... Read Chapter

Guys do get it right sometimes

Submitted: May 23, 2009

………………… “Adam asked me the day after I got to him if I could imagine my life without you being in it after we graduate hi... Read Chapter

Face to face

Submitted: May 24, 2009

……………….. I looked at him he folded his arms as he waited for me to start talking. “I don’t want to be your friend” ... Read Chapter

This is what marine kids have to do

Submitted: May 24, 2009

...................... Ben opened the door to his house. “Hey Katie I’m back he called out” waiting to hear if there was and an... Read Chapter

Not what it seems

Submitted: May 25, 2009

……………………..…… I walked slowly back to the bleachers Dad was talking to Toby and Skye’s Dad, Mom and Aunt Dannie were... Read Chapter

Life goes on and O.M.G.

Submitted: May 25, 2009

..................... Ollie seemed to avoid me for the next day until Sunday morning I walked out of the bathroom Ollie was sitting at th... Read Chapter

Stuck in the middle

Submitted: May 26, 2009

……………….. Katie grabbed the comforter and pulled it over her. “So much for you being sick” I snapped “And you, how c... Read Chapter

It all comes out

Submitted: May 26, 2009

........................The day was finally over I dropped Ben off at his house before driving home to get ready for dinner o got ready a... Read Chapter

Two fights in two states

Submitted: May 26, 2009

...................... The rest of the weekend was awesome snowmobiling up and around Antigo in Wisconsin before we headed back to Green ... Read Chapter

when everything goes right

Submitted: May 27, 2009

………………. I walked in to the house Mom and Aunt Dannie were sitting giggling on the couch. “And here comes the pr... Read Chapter

Aww cute

Submitted: May 28, 2009

………………. We spent an hour dying laughing at each other wearing some really bad dresses I sat on the chair outside the dressing... Read Chapter

Sense at last

Submitted: May 28, 2009

............... I walked down the stairs the next morning Ollie was the only one down there. “You look like crap” I said reaching... Read Chapter

Guess who?

Submitted: May 28, 2009

………………………. I was so ready for spring break I was sick of drama at school, it was Saturday morning we had the whole next... Read Chapter

Why didn't you tell me

Submitted: May 29, 2009

……………….. Ben put his arm round my shoulders. “I can’t believe she’d do all this just to get back at you guys” Gab... Read Chapter

I'm done

Submitted: May 29, 2009

............................... I got back home when it was almost dark; Ben was sitting in the kitchen with Mom as I came through the do... Read Chapter

Peace at last

Submitted: May 30, 2009

………………. “So has it melted” Ben smiled, I nodded. “So what was inside it”? “This” I picked out of the water a ... Read Chapter

Graduation

Submitted: May 30, 2009

………………… I was woken up by Ollie and Nick both bursting into my room and jumping on the bed on top of me. “You’re ki... Read Chapter

Dance on the deck

Submitted: June 01, 2009

………… Ben walked over with h is faily and grinned at me as Dad shook his hand. “You knew” I said looking at him. ‘I ... Read Chapter

Parris Island

Submitted: June 01, 2009

.................. We drove home laughing and joking. “So what does it feel like” Ben asked as we went through the gates back on ... Read Chapter

11 weeks 6 days

Submitted: June 02, 2009

……………. We all made our way back to the parking lot. Mac hugged me. “So you and Nick are going to stay here tonight” Jes... Read Chapter

Super Dad

Submitted: June 02, 2009

......................... Evan looked round at Dad. “Hey dude back off I think you’re too old for her” Evan said giving me a wi... Read Chapter

Letters.

Submitted: June 03, 2009

…………….. Hey you, Missing you so much especially this past week I’ve been sick (spent the past 7 days in bed) mom thin... Read Chapter

Blues 2

Submitted: June 03, 2009

..................... The couple of weeks seemed to drag I don’t know if it was because I was still getting over being ill, or just bec... Read Chapter

A wedding

Submitted: June 04, 2009

……………. It finally got to the next weekend Nick took my bag and put it in the truck. “You sure you guys don’t want to co... Read Chapter

family day

Submitted: June 04, 2009

…….. The 4 of us walked into the Mess hall like I had with Adam the night before I was talking to Dad while Adam was in front with Mo... Read Chapter

Graduation

Submitted: June 04, 2009

…………….. We spent the rest of the day round the base that we all knew like the back of our hand as it was soon it was time to le... Read Chapter

Back off

Submitted: June 08, 2009

…………… “So are we going out for dinner tonight or just heading home” Mac asked as we walked to the parking lot. “We kn... Read Chapter

Together at last

Submitted: June 08, 2009

.................. We went back to the table and sat down Jess was sitting looking like a stroppy teen that had had here car and cell pho... Read Chapter

Oh no you didn't

Submitted: June 09, 2009

…………………… Ben pulled into his driveway and got out of my truck and slammed the door before going into the house His Mom wa... Read Chapter

Wondering

Submitted: June 09, 2009

.................. Ben came down stairs an hour later, Ollie and Nick got up from the table. ‘Night guys” Nick said squeezing my ... Read Chapter

Minnesota

Submitted: June 10, 2009

…………………. I spent the rest of the day taking Katie shopping before taking her with me to soccer practice I was timing the sp... Read Chapter

Whiskey and Marines

Submitted: June 10, 2009

................. We both stopped and looked round I groaned as Adam and Dad we’re standing on the dock Toby skidded next to them with ... Read Chapter

Out of the blue

Submitted: June 11, 2009

……….. I walked back into the house and grabbed my purse Mom smiled at me. “How’s Ben feeling” She asked. “Better co... Read Chapter

Whiskey and Snickers

Submitted: June 11, 2009

........................ Ben was missing for 20 minutes I walked into the kitchen he was talking to Mom and Dannie. “I thought you... Read Chapter

I want my normal life back

Submitted: June 11, 2009

................ The guys all came back to the house laughing and singing not as drunk as the night before but they’d had enough Ben sa... Read Chapter

A wedding

Submitted: June 12, 2009

……………… we got dressed I slipped on the blue strapless dress I’d worn for Ben’s graduation and my heels I was trying to fa... Read Chapter

one hot night

Submitted: June 12, 2009

.................... “Hey Ben we need to do the Guard again as they walk in” Toby said walking over. “Tess you look good honey... Read Chapter

Back to the Island

Submitted: June 15, 2009

…………….. We pulled up at Adams house Nathan and Chelsea came out of the front door as we got out of the truck. “Hey Buddy... Read Chapter

A letter and an Exam and a song

Submitted: June 15, 2009

....................... I walked into the restaurant after getting home and changing and braking up a fight with Ollie and Nick over the ... Read Chapter

Soccer surpirse

Submitted: June 16, 2009

………………. I took a deep breath and put the I-pod back in my pocket and started to work on warm ups with half of the... Read Chapter

My turn in the interrogation

Submitted: June 16, 2009

................... There was screaming and yelling from the girls as Ben had slipped the ring onto my finger now they were all wanting t... Read Chapter

time to think

Submitted: June 17, 2009

…………. The party carried on I grabbed my jacket and stepped out on to the back deck for some fresh air, the rain had stopped but t... Read Chapter

A night on our own

Submitted: June 18, 2009

…………………….I was done with practice and was ready and waiting for Ben when Skye pulled up I groaned she got out. ... Read Chapter

Halloween

Submitted: October 06, 2015

……………. We got up the next morning and went to grab some breakfast. “Thank you for an awesome night” I smiled. “Yo... Read Chapter

Attachment

Submitted: October 06, 2015

…………………. We all got to the party it was amazing there must have been at least 2000 people in a hanger music pounding you’... Read Chapter

Hell again

Submitted: October 06, 2015

………………………. Dad walked down the stairs Toby followed him out to the truck “I just heard from Taylor” Toby said a... Read Chapter

On a happier note

Submitted: June 20, 2009

………………. We walked down the street Ben wiped his eyes. “Tess this sucks” he said stopping and looking at me I closed m... Read Chapter

Deployment

Submitted: June 20, 2009

……………….. Apart from the times Ben was working we didn’t leave each other over the next three days waking up in each others... Read Chapter

shock then a sigh

Submitted: June 22, 2009

……………….. The next few weeks were so hard I finally managed to get my head back into the game I kept busy with school work and... Read Chapter

Small world

Submitted: June 22, 2009

..................... I sat next to her she had huge dark rings under her eyes. “I hate my life” she sobbed “I hate the person ... Read Chapter

Someone has to go to make room for the next

Submitted: June 23, 2009

……………… Mom walked up to her room I sat down on the couch Ollie walked in with Katie and Dylan. ‘Hey guys” I sighed ru... Read Chapter

Time passes

Submitted: June 23, 2009

................... We left Tennessee 3 days later and headed for home I had so many pictures of Troy to send to Ben, but being away... Read Chapter

A break through and news

Submitted: June 24, 2009

........................ We sat talking for almost an hour Before Nick came down to us. Gramps says if you two don'... Read Chapter

Almost there

Submitted: June 24, 2009

........................We all walked in to the house laughing Ollie was on the phone. "They just walked in" he said "love you Stay s... Read Chapter

Home

Submitted: June 25, 2009

...................... The next two days felt longer than the past 10 months I was brushing my hair when Nick and Ollie both walked ... Read Chapter

A surprise and a hero

Submitted: June 25, 2009

.........................................We drove to Ben's house Mac was heading to the hospital to give us some space we got out of... Read Chapter

Moving

Submitted: June 25, 2009

....................... We ended up going home sometime after 2 am I came from the bathroom to find Ben already in bed laying on his... Read Chapter

a Tattoo and starfish

Submitted: June 26, 2009

......................We grabbed pizzas and drove back to the house everyone was sitting on the front lawn talking as we pulled up. ... Read Chapter

Dude it quacks

Submitted: June 26, 2009

..................... We pulled into Dannie’s drive and walked into the house. “Hey guys” I smiled putting my purse on the... Read Chapter

Do I need to feel guilty

Submitted: June 28, 2009

................... I was woken up by Ben kissing my neck. "Still the horny Marine" I said sleepily smiling at him. Al... Read Chapter

Friday night

Submitted: June 29, 2009

……………………….. We drove down to the board walk parking along the beach front Skye linked my arm as we got out and walked. ... Read Chapter

Run on the beach

Submitted: June 29, 2009

....................I woke up to the sound of the crashing waves and the gulls on the beach I looked at the clock next to the bed 6.32am ... Read Chapter

The Marines have taken over

Submitted: June 29, 2009

.................... I was looking out of the window over the ocean wrapped in a robe with my hair and makeup done as Katie came in with ... Read Chapter

Nerves and Vows

Submitted: June 30, 2009

…………….. We walked out of the elevator Katie and Skye were waiting for us. “Okay honey let’s get this show on the r... Read Chapter

A new begining

Submitted: June 30, 2009

......................... Mom, Dannie, Dawn and Sami came over and group hugged me.   “You're one of us now Dannie sighed ... Read Chapter

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