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I Can Stay Awake More Than 24 Hrs Straight

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    "i Can Stay Awake More Than 24 Hrs Straight"

    Sometimes I find it so easy to stay awake more than 24 Hrs straight. I've done it countless times, but after it, I know I'll get a really good sleep. I'll just sleep 'til I wake. Sometimes I just do it over again and again. That's the advantage of working for oneself as I do not...
    cndrewdrvr8 cndrewdrvr8 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 24, 2011

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    Booyeah80 Booyeah80 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    Quite Easily

    I stay awake all weekend regularly. Being a big eater must help a lot, as does keeping myself occupied with a good game and/or movie(s) and a pile of food. My personal record is over 60 hours, but I was losing lucidity.
    GhostInTheFog GhostInTheFog 18-21, F 10 Responses Mar 30, 2010

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    Stretching My Endurance

    When I have too much to do and not enough time, sleep is the easiest part of my day to remove to create more available time. I don't usually plan to do this in advance, it's just how it works out. Sometimes it's due to poor planning, though mostly it's due to unexpected...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique 46-50 14 Responses Aug 21, 2009

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    Even More!

    I can definitely say I can be up longer than that! Just last weekend, I was up working on my isearch, and I was up for two and a half days. It was crazy!
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Mar 29, 2010

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    Oh Yes...

    I can stay up for more than 24 hours straight. I love pulling an all nighter. I use to do it a LOT when I first Joined Ep. I would go to school in the morning, come home, do homework, cook dinner, spend some time with family, and than when everyone would go to bed, I would go on...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 26, 2013

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    I Did It Once I Will Not Do It Again

    i have stay awake for 32 hour it was very amazing in the end i could not stand up or walk or talk i will not do it again
    essamfx essamfx 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 9, 2011

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    But not too often coz I go bat **** crazy,

    but my night guy couldn't make it and there was no one to cover so I was up
    calmj calmj 22-25, F Mar 4

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    24 Hours

    I have done once or twice a all nighter and cause it was my choice, yup, I have stuggled staying up.  I am not that young anymore, I can't do this again.  No way ose!
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Aug 1, 2011

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    24 Hours

    I don't like to do it, but i have done it before. So yeah i can stay up for 24 hours. I've done 72-80 hours before. I have also slept for 48 hours before as well.
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 4 Responses Feb 6, 2010

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    As Of This Writing...

    ...it is yet another 24+ hour day.   The days I stay up longer than the full rotation of the earth actually outnumber the days I get 'normal' sleep cycles.   This has gone on for many years, as far back as my childhood, so any reasons for it, logical or...
    DepthsUnknown DepthsUnknown 36-40 13 Responses Apr 3, 2010

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    38 Successful Hours

    Yes, I did it again. First time while I was recovering from the flu. It was very hard this time since I was tired the entire day from 2 hours after I woke in the morning. So I've been tired for 24 hours. Exhausted for 9 of those. At the 26 hour mark, I was no longer tired as I...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique 46-50 9 Responses Nov 19, 2009

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    Semi-regularly ..

    .. I tend to overbook my life. I'll be getting home thinking, "Sleep!" Only to be reminded I'm supposed to be somewhere else. I dont think I've gone a week this year without staying up at least a whole day. I'm supposed to go to work in two hours. I wont get any sleep...
    Phreeek Phreeek 26-30 1 Response Nov 20, 2009

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    richard2323 richard2323 46-50, M Mar 4

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    Nightmares

    Over the summer I started to get really sick feeling. I'd go to sleep and have this reoccuring nightmare. I'd never remember it once I woke up but I'd stay up about 3-5 days straight trying to avoid it. I hated not sleeping but I knew if I slept the same fate would be waiting for...
    TheRisingPhoenix TheRisingPhoenix 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 5, 2013

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    I sometimes stay up for months at a time,

    admittedly it takes it's toll but the longer I stay awake the better I feel. Not exactly sure how that works.....
    diegosauns diegosauns 16-17, M Mar 4

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    In Bed

    Sometimes i have to at work but it's not a lot of fun towards the end and i end up thinking of being horizontal in a warm bed with a thick duvet and lots of pillows.
    AtomicWater AtomicWater 41-45, F 4 Responses Sep 16, 2010

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    I Can Stay Awake More Than 24 Hrs Straight

    Currently I've been up for 30+ hours but my record has been 50+ hours. I'm not sure how I wasn't a complete zombie.
    shadow1013 shadow1013 22-25, M 7 Responses Mar 9, 2011

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    My Record Is 3 Days

    Of staying awake.  My hallucinations after 48 hours were bad though.  This is not something I recommend anybody do!
    MeisterWolf MeisterWolf 18-21, M 5 Responses Nov 10, 2009

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    Done It Many Times

    I used to work 2 jobs and so I had a pretty chaotic schedule- lots of overtime, lots of times where I would be scheduled a double shift at one job, then have to turn right around after that and do a shift at the second job. It actually didn't affect me until about a year later...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 11, 2010

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