True, marine soldiers are sacrificial and fight for their county but the sacrifice made by the marine family is nothing short of that. The marine wife is the embodiment of patience, sacrifice and courage because she waits for the mariner to arrive after months at sea only to stay with her for a few days. “No one knows the joy of boots at home like the marine wives do” is one famous proverb. Distance fuels love and passion is quite true in the case of marine wife. G K Chesterton said, “The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him but because he loves what is behind him “. This true love for the marine wife and its reciprocation is the driving force behind the success of every marine man. He sees the face of his wife in the sea water and longs every minute to get back to her as soon as possible. “In her hair, she wore a yellow ribbon she wore it for her marine that was far far away”. Read these quotes on marine wife; they are touching.