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Old 05-26-2009, 05:46 PM
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Originally Posted by jessicaok View Post
Hi there,
I came upon this site trying to find any answers.
My boyfriend called yesterday and is VERY homesick, he wants out.
He said something about an ELF? What is that?
I couldn't really hear him,and he only got like 30 seconds to talk. I don;t know when I will hear from him again. I'm worried.

Any advise?
Thanks
If he means ELS I would strongly encourage him to stay, tell him that he is doing this to better his future and let him know it will be ok!!
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Old 05-26-2009, 11:22 PM
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um all you can pretty much do is stay positive. tell him to stick it out. it'll get better and he should have a positive thought about it. if he's all like "this isn't for me"and" i can't do this" he is telling his mind and his brain he can't do it and won't succeed at it. just happy thoughts
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Old 05-27-2009, 05:57 AM
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Things will get much better once he gets into his training. He'll be tired, sore & probably be in a fog but then all of a sudden things start to click & he'll realize that he may actually turn out to be a soldier one of these days.

Try to encourage him to stay in & don't ELS. If he does that & gets out he may never forgive himself & he'll always wonder what could have been.
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