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I Am Exhausted

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    Anyone Else Feel Burned Out?

    Does anyone else around here feel as though he or she is just exhausted and that there are not enough hours in the day?  Let's talk about it here. 
    Heavenly79 Heavenly79 26-30, F Apr 3, 2007

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    i think my life is going wrong

    and more wrong and more hard than first i don't know why that happen with me . i hope my life change soon or i think i will get lost or trying doing bad things
    poker7777 poker7777 18-21, M Sep 18, 2014

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    Ugh......

    I have been up for OVER 56 hours, with maybe 3 or 4 hours of sleep. I just can't sleep. I am exhausted, but I can't sleep....... I really hate this =/
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 11, 2009

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    Hi

    i feel like im just a robot thats keeps going and going i hate it
    LilMama06 LilMama06 22-25, F Apr 3, 2007

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    I am exhausted physically,

    mentally and emotionally, I've got my physical test coming up on Saturday then again next Saturday for a different county I'm mentally exhausted studying for the profession I'm getting into while working and taking care of my grandmother and 2 grandfathers that can't physically...
    sancjo88 sancjo88 26-30, M 1 Response May 19

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    I'm so tired.. I'm tired of being alone.

    Tired of being backstabbed. Tired of being thrown. Tired of being a nobody. Tired of living! I'm physically, emotionally and mentally tired about everything!
    PureLies PureLies 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 13, 2014

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    Uhhg

    I'm just so lethargic these days. I have never slept well and take pills every night with more in the morning to wake up. I just feel like my body could stop and drop at any moment. I'm not sure if I'm sleepy deprived tired or mentally dead or perhaps all of the above. It's like...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 11, 2009

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    Please little girl, go to sleep.

    Give your mother a little break.
    vault101 vault101 26-30, F 1 Response May 7

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    I'm sick of having all of these questions in my

    head. I'm sick of thinking. I'm sick of existing. If only we could all take vacations from ourselves.
    TheIceDragonReturns TheIceDragonReturns 18-21 Apr 28, 2014

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    After being so understanding,

    cutting my break away short, sitting with my husband all day and trying to think of ways to comfort the situation, I get my head bitten off over something which has nothing to do with me. Should I be this angry considering the circumstances and stress my husband is under? Or...
    Jenezebel Jenezebel 26-30, F Jun 14

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    But I can't ******* sleep!

    It's not helping my temper at all. And it's only the afternoon.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 20

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    Our organization just finished hosting a

    two-day national event for chemical engineering students. I feel so washed up and weak after all the work, and I still have a lot of exams to go. Where can I buy extra time? Just to get some well-deserved rest.
    metaphornographic metaphornographic 18-21, F Sep 14, 2014

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    It's always been cathartic

    for me to cry knowing some benevolent higher power could here me. It's becoming more & more apparent that nobody is listening.
    Dreambrother Dreambrother 18-21, F Aug 1, 2014

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    I'm in middle school,

    and i literally have no life out side of homework, studying, and sleeping. When school gets out at 4:00, I go home and do some chores then I do homework and study and sometimes I end up staying up until 11 pm stressing about memorizing stuff and I have really bad insomnia (also...
    ravenzewolf ravenzewolf 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 23, 2014

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    I've been on my feets all day long,

    non stop work and sweat. Would luv a nice foot massage! 😌
    Sadfate Sadfate 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 30, 2014

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    im really tired, but im almost there.

    so thank you for the strength.
    redDya91 redDya91 22-25, F Jan 22

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    I am exhausted. I haven't slept in two days,

    I feel sick and therefore I haven't eaten in three days. I think I'm falling down the rabbit hole.
    Canadianwithirish Canadianwithirish 18-21, F Jan 13

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    oy vey, I joined this place to have

    conversation with people and I feel more like a councilor.
    Richardwc Richardwc 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 16, 2014

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    Mentally Stressed

    The other day while I was sitting at the computer, I was half awake and half asleep at the same time and I began to dream. It was weird too because my eyes were still open. I heard voices and realized what was happening. I shook my head and then I was fully awake again. I...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique 46-50 3 Responses Aug 8, 2010

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    8pm on a Saturday night

    and I'm ready to get changed into my pj's, crawl into bed with my teddy bear and read a book on my iPad until I fall asleep
    Jenezebel Jenezebel 26-30, F Jun 6

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    I am so exhausted from trying to hold my

    marriage together. Everything we've been through.. I just don't have any more fight. I'm done.
    ThatConfusedGirl ThatConfusedGirl 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    I am exhausted right now.

    I haven't been sleeping much lately and thanks to a knee injury I've been dealing with for 3 years already I'm in constant pain, 24/7 and that makes everything, even something as simple as walking around the kitchen to make a meal excruciating. I'm on the list for a second...
    misspaperwait misspaperwait 22-25, F May 22

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    I cant sleep through stress

    and arguments and stuff that just haunts me! Im worried about so much - work, coursework, 'family', everything! :( *Sigh* I just feel like giving up. All i do is cry and cry. im so broken lately, if someone raises their voice to me its like waterworks!!!! I wanna argue and shout...
    prettybrowneyes1993 prettybrowneyes1993 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 13, 2014

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    Every single day this week has been horrible.

    I get up at 6:30, drive to university with two hours of traffic. When I finally get there, I have so much work and lectures that I forget to eat or drink. I have to practically babysit my group for this task we are set because they aren't doing their work. I'm stressing over...
    The2ndLaw The2ndLaw 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 15

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    I'm going through a stretch of no sleep,

    partly because I stopped a medication, and partly because a friend brought bed bugs to my car/house. Sorry I'm not writing more friends I just can barely drag myself along. I'll be back to full strength soon however as I always seem to come back strong. Thanks for understanding...
    isftpoawawh isftpoawawh 61-65, M 4 Responses Mar 31

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    I Am Exhausted....

    I am Exhausted, I am tired, I haven't really slept in a few days. I am so tired, I wish I could sleep, but I can't, no matter how many sleep pills I take I still can't get enough sleep anymore. I am always tired, wanting to sleep all day, everyday. I am just so damn tired all...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 26, 2009

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    My one day bathroom remodel is on its fourth

    day... 9am till 2:30am this many days in a row is too much.
    Christinamarie3095 Christinamarie3095 41-45, T Nov 2, 2014

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    I'm exhausted but can't sleep.

    .. I'm totally gonna regret staying up this late tomorrow morning...
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 14, 2014

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    My Son Is Almost 2

    he is very active and im just soooo tired so my favorite times are nap time and bedtime. i love him but he is very hard to take care of, i didnt know 2 year olds had so much energy.
    LilMama06 LilMama06 22-25, F Jul 16, 2008

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    Sleepless In Construction

    I live onsite at my job and right now we're undergoing a major renovation. I work the night shift and am up till about 3am on average. Every morning for the last few weeks I've been getting woken up at 9 or 10 am by the construction noise, which I can deal with...6 or 7 hours...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 41-45, M 7 Responses Feb 24, 2011

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    I took on 2 jobs but regardless I am going to

    work my *** off even if I pass out trying :P
    emiri77 emiri77 18-21, F Dec 14, 2014

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    I climbed a 2,500ft mountain,

    it has killed me I just want to slip into a week long coma.
    StandardlyTom StandardlyTom 22-25, M May 29, 2014

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    Ok so we're under a tornado warning

    and I still have to go to class today. Darnnnn, at least I only have one class today. I slept awful last night and feel miserable this morning. Happy freaking Tuesday to me!
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F Oct 14, 2014

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    This baby shower is getting the best of me.

    Been lifting, carrying, setting up, and assisting since 7am this morning. I'm tired Boss!
    docblm6294 docblm6294 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 20

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    I have nothing more to give.

    I cannot find enough energy within me to take care of myself...and yet there's so many external demands on me too. I just can't. I woke up today - finally the weekend! - exhausted. And i want to get up and "start my day" (it's 1pm already!!!) but i just can't. I keep bursting...
    maunder maunder 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 14

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    Suddenly really tired it 8:17 pm

    now suddenly really tired for some reason a bit odd
    Aireagoir94 Aireagoir94 18-21, M Feb 26

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    redDya91 redDya91 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 21

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    I worked 10 hrs today with only about 5 hrs of

    sleep and I even had to mow in between shifts! And I have to do it all again tomorrow
    ryanjoseph ryanjoseph 18-21, M Aug 11, 2014

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    I had to run some errands

    for my other organization, which involved commuting back and forth to this crowded marketplace/shopping area to get corporate giveaways in bulk and at a cheap price. The commute's bad, but nothing compared to the actual shopping experience there. I did that lots of times for the...
    metaphornographic metaphornographic 18-21, F Nov 22, 2014

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    You know that little dutch boy

    who kept back the sea by plugging the holes with his fingers. That's me right now! Working all hours possible, nightmare situations in the lives of people close to me left and right and to top it off half my ribs bruised to hell after the jack slowly collapsed while under the...
    notext notext 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 22, 2014

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    So, I am getting a lot of comments on my newest

    arguments, and I just want to say thank you for challenging them. It will help you understand things better if you challenge it, because it will develop your minds and help you see the truth more easily. However, I am very tired now, so I won't be answering anymore comments...
    Whobody Whobody 16-17, M May 22

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    It's been a long week,

    and I got very little sleep. I finally get to relax because I'm off tomorrow. Anyone wanting me to run errands or do anything at all for them can **** off. "Can you drive me to -- " No. "Want to check out the --" No. I am physically and emotionally spent. I need to remind...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 31-35 3 Responses May 4

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    Just Can'T

    My country is going to hell at an accelerated rate. The police state has arrived ,people are clamoring for their rights to be taken away...The world is on fire
    RocketBastard RocketBastard 18-21, M Feb 12, 2013

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