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I Am Not a Morning Person

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    Who the hell in this world is a morning person,

    especially with university classes/work going on in the early morning timeframe..?
    CheetoX CheetoX 22-25, M Jan 13

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    All I want is to laze around in bed

    until noon :( sooo nice to sleep and cuddle and dream to my hearts content.
    Lucy185 Lucy185 26-30, F 2 Responses May 16, 2014

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    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 3 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    Never have been and don't see it becoming part

    of my nature. Thank heavens the person who loves me understands the " two cups of coffee before any discussion" need.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 5

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    Never been a morning person never will be

    unless it's sex involved but other than that I don't like being bothered anytime before 11am
    LipsOfAnAngel89 LipsOfAnAngel89 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 14, 2014

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    Kat0524 Kat0524 18-21, F Sep 11, 2014

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    The only morning I like is one

    where I have stayed up all night and get to go to bed when the sun comes up :)
    MyDaddysSpecialGirl MyDaddysSpecialGirl 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 24, 2014

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    I love this pic ... me in the mornings n I'm

    sure others can relate haha
    hoova hoova 31-35, F 1 Response May 15, 2014

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    People usually know not to bother me

    until at least 10 AM :p
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 29, 2014

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    I'm not a morning person,

    but I love with a family that makes so much noise: GET UP! YOU'RE A MORNING PERSON! Of course they don't yell that haha, (sighs) no, they just don't know how to be quiet- that, and I'm a feather-sleeper. Ugh! FML!
    deademotion11 deademotion11 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 12

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    im not very happy with the fact i have to wake

    up at 5:15 a.m. 5 days a week to go to school for 7 hours a day. but a boy gotta what a boy gotta do... ._. -alyx
    crazyhyperkid crazyhyperkid 18-21, M 3 Responses Feb 18

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    I don't consider myself a morning person.

    The only reason I am up early is to get ready for work. However I have learned to enjoy the silence and beauty of mornings. The sunrise can be amazing and again it's so quiet. I do enjoy the the silence! It's just me and I love it!
    ttbridge ttbridge 36-40, F 5 Responses Dec 5, 2014

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    Silthill Silthill 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 29, 2013

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    I Hate The Alarm Clock

    You are sleeping peacefully and having the best dream of your life, and suddenly "riiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiinnnnnnnnnnnnnnngg" ... ... ... no need for me to continue as you all know what it feels... sigh..
    XiaoYee XiaoYee 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 22, 2012

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    It's one of those days

    where I wake up and the first thing that pops into my mind is "I hate everything"
    thisissamwut thisissamwut 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 26

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    My parents are seriously comparing me to my

    thirteen year old sister who can manage to wake at 6 am. I can only manage to wake up at 6:40 during school days and I get scolded for being really tardy.
    damnwestcoast damnwestcoast 13-15, F 7 Responses Aug 12, 2014

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    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I didn't get out the bed

    until 2:30pm. I told everyone I was out running errands all morning that's why I missed the calls. it's Saturday, I have no kids, y should I have to lie!!??
    marisa210 marisa210 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 24

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    NatashaRose NatashaRose 18-21, F 6 Responses Aug 21, 2014

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    don't let the makeup fool you.

    i am not and have never been a morning person. I've tried. I've always wanted to be one but every morning i struggle to get up and I'm not fully awake for a good hour
    greeneyz83 greeneyz83 31-35, F 7 Responses Feb 5

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    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 10, 2014

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    To quote R Kelly's song lyrics albeit with a

    twist " My mind is telling me YES.....but my body, my body is telling me Noooo, baby. I don't wanna hurt nobody. But there is something that I must confesssssssss. I don't see nothing wrong, stayin in bed a little more" Urgh.... Good morning!!!
    AthenaJones AthenaJones 36-40, F 10 Responses Feb 14

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    Eh... I have to get up at 06:00.

    ... What time is it, Earl? 04:00.... You do realise that you have only two hours left to sleep, don't you? .... Shut up to myself. Internet is the culprit of my... my err... Whatever!!! *sighs* No wonders why you hate mornings. Tch! I love sleeping. My brain is wide...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive 18-21, F Jan 8

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    Okay, if you get my EP handle (Nyx) then you

    absolutely get that I'm not a morning person. If you don't, then you probably just think I'm from New York (which I love but I'm not).I don't like the morning/daylight because it just seems wrong! All that freaking daylight, giddy people, talking, freaking commuters...
    Nyx613 Nyx613 36-40, F 5 Responses Jan 20

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    emiveritas emiveritas 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    Did I post my experience?

    If I had it my way I'd work all night sleep during the day I'm a night own so is my mum possibly genetic , I am a big sook in the morning and mainly mumble when and until I finish my coffee like s walking dead zombie heading to the coffee machine!
    wherethewildthingswere wherethewildthingswere 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    If I am nice to you before 8 am.

    ... I must like you or I am sleep walking ;-)
    MyCrazyLife63 MyCrazyLife63 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 21, 2014

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    absolutely not! I hate to wake up early,

    I like to live in the night, I like the silence, the quiet, the magic power of the night. Standing in front of the window, observing the sleeping life of the city....
    Enjoyyourlife Enjoyyourlife 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 3

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    Cosplaygirl Cosplaygirl 18-21, F May 2, 2014

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    Pshh don't even try and wake me at 7

    or 8am cos I'll bite your head off
    MixedJayy MixedJayy 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 9, 2014

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    I hate morning people.

    .and mornings- and people.
    KyrBella KyrBella 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm not a morning person.

    One bit. And I am in speech mad debate, (Speechie) and I have to get up at 5 am every Saturday. So, I only get to sleep in on Sunday's. Yeah.
    Ruthes143 Ruthes143 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    FrenzyElle FrenzyElle 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 3, 2014

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    I can never stay out of bed

    after waking up. My alarm will sound (which I've placed on the other side of the room), I'll turn it off, then automatically go back to bed. I can't seem to muster the motivation or discipline to get up in the morning.
    Omnyx Omnyx 18-21, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    most likely will never be a morning person due

    to the fact i stay up really late thinking of everything and anything. i need sleeping pills.
    aammmy aammmy 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 25, 2014

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    But the coffee my husband just made me is

    amazing! I might even rise and shine!
    sweetnspicy2 sweetnspicy2 41-45, F 4 Responses Jan 24

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    What is this devil hour

    where the sun hasn't even risen yet?
    IReadTolstoy IReadTolstoy 22-25, M Jan 9

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    I've got it bad. My kids are consistently late

    to school bc we are bad with the mornings. One of my sons is a morning person, but the rest of us are not. It takes me awhile to get going & sometimes I sleep thru my alarms. It's bad. We do have the habit of getting things ready the night before. But still I feel like I should...
    Platana2100 Platana2100 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    I signed up for an 8am class this semester

    thinking it wouldn't be so bad 3 times a week.
    LeChatCurieux LeChatCurieux 18-21, F 6 Responses Feb 5

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    Bagh8 Bagh8 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    I wish if i could be a morning person!

    It s so hard to open my eyes in the morning!
    Andalousia Andalousia 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 16

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    Especially when I've been up all night.

    ..it's going to be a long day. Not much pep in my step already :(
    sweetnspicy2 sweetnspicy2 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 3

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    I feel bad for whoever I'm going to marry

    or date for a long time Bc I'm a total B when I wake up. Don't talk to me for atleast 30 minutes or you'll see satan himself. Hahahha even after a nap. Especially then Bc I don't remember who I am or where I am. That's the sucky thing about naps.
    Country00Girl Country00Girl 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 20, 2014

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    I don't think I will ever be a morning person.

    I find my bed to comfy to get up and get ready. I only get up with I have to go somewhere important. Please no one judge I bet a lot of people on here hate mornings just as much as I do.
    Girlinpink0075 Girlinpink0075 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    When I wake up in the morning I always spend a

    good 45 minutes laying in bed listening to music.
    CYANIDExSILENCE CYANIDExSILENCE 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Once upon a time, I knew what early mornings

    were. Waking up in a disoriented state at 4:45 am to get to my 6 am shop job, which partially took place outside, in the cold dark of a northern Pacific coast morning. The number of times I'd lazily swing my legs out of bed, sit on the edge looking at the floor through...
    Pepitobenito Pepitobenito 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 26, 2014

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    I have been retired for almost a year

    but do some work once in a while reading exams for Learning Disabled or visually impaired students. This morning I had to wake up before the sun for the second day in a row!! Dang..I am not used to this! lol..
    VanTraveller VanTraveller 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 29

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    Sometimes I'm not a morning person.

    I may wake up pissed off or mad about something the day before. Yes I do go to bed angry at times.
    BKNY2000 BKNY2000 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 3, 2014

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    I Wish If I Could Wake Up Early...

    Aahhh!!! I always wonder how some people manage to wake up so early. If you ask me, I've been working on it since my childhood and despite all my mom's lectures, it's still one of the toughest tasks for me. I don't understand why I'm always awake during the nights and love...
    deleted deleted 26-30 12 Responses Aug 5, 2013

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    In high school I used to wake up at 4am every

    single school day. Since I graduated, 4am no longer exists. I can barely get up at 8 now. I don't see it as being lazy anymore. I figure, 4 years of waking up at 4am for 5 days every single week, I deserve some sleep in time.
    SummerOf22 SummerOf22 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    Just woke up early, made me some coffee, and turned on the Internet radio. It's very early in the morning, and it's hours before sunrise. Another good way to spend a morning. :)
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