Appears "Matt" back home, to his bride. She sums up the time well. So go over and take a moment to read. The time does drag like she says, and then one morning you find your stomach in knots.
Deployment does interfere with ones sense of time, I have no sense of time any longer. NONE.
Time is relative.
I sit here this morning thinking 18 months, I was alone for 18 months. We military wives are an amazing lot. Oh and we are only one step behind our amazing men.