War and Love

Nick and Antonio


-They live on a military base in Texas

-They are one of the 6 military couples in 72 infantry brigade

-They had to ask the military for their blessing

-While in uniform have to follow certain rules like no terms of endearment, no holding hands, and no public display of affection.

Prediction for the novel

We believe that Jimmy Cross will almost die but survive the war. He'll go back home and marry Marty his true love.



In United States ground forces are not allowed to touch each other. They have to show professionalism, couples can not show any affections. They can stay in one house but shouldn't be in uniform. The Perezs are one of the six married couples who were deployed to Iraq.