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    Is it common to buy your SO a gift when they are promoted? If so, what would you suggest?
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    It was not common for us.
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    Yeah. We got her a uniform tiarra.
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    We just would go out for the night at his favorite restaurant. That was about it.
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    When he made first class, it was a big deal to him so we went out sans Wyatt (only had him at the time) and I got him a nice watch. When he makes chief, I'll do something big since that's a pretty big deal in the navy.
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    Nope, no gifts here.
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    No, I haven't gotten him a gift for any of his promotions. I will get him a gift or more for retirement though. Right now my idea is to have a hand carved chest made that will hold all of his coins, ribbons, medals, etc. He has also recently mentioned in passing that he likes the wooden ship wheel.
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    I got DG a nice watch to wear with her blues when she graduated basic. I don't think it'll become a "thing" every time she gets promoted, though.
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    I give him babies.
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    I give him babies.
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