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I Can't Sleep Tonight

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    All these memories that won't go away.

    I just wish I could forgot them and fall asleep.
    kaylaes52 kaylaes52 18-21, F Aug 4

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    Bright Eyed!

    Yep... today (or is it yesterday, now?), i was sick. So I slept all day long and my body recovered. NOW, I feel great... and full of energy... the problem is, it's past 1am here now! :-o Ah, well... good thing it's the last day of the week, Friday! I think I will stay up and do...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 27, 2009

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    Reasons I cannot sleep tonight in order from

    greatest effect to least: A. I took a six hour nap (depression is a b!tch). B. I drank some questionable juice earlier and feel nauseous. C. My boyfriend starts his first day of school tomorrow and I am worried he might see girls better than me and I have low self-esteem when...
    PeaceSign69 PeaceSign69 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    I hope that I can shut my mind off ,

    forget every damn happened to me and have some sleep , but I can't Memories never die.
    hopeless220 hopeless220 18-21 1 Response Oct 10

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    I fell asleep early in the afternoon

    and woke up far later than I should have. The hours are stretching in front of me and I don't know how I'm going to spend my time until the morning. I feel lonely, and I want to talk to somebody, and nobody is awake.
    PeteFile PeteFile 18-21 Feb 18

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    Arghhh!!!!

    It is almost six in the morning here in Ireland - and I am STILL awake!!! I feel tired but when i get into bed and lie down I am suddenly very awake...I have taken my meds - so I should be sleeping - but it has been getting worse and worse these last few days - started out going...
    Flugelblues Flugelblues 31-35, F Aug 22, 2008

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    I Can't Ever Seem To Sleep The Night Before Travel

    Tried to read myself to sleep tonight. This usually works. I'm tired but can't seem to get to sleep. I am flying home tomorrow morning and have to be at the airport by 5am. It would be nice if I could sleep a little. I'm always like this on the nights before I travel. The usual...
    firespryte firespryte 41-45, F Aug 31, 2012

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    I've been out and mixed my drinks

    and feel sick. I didn't get drunk but I had beer, a cocktail and some wine. I must be getting old, my body's like What are you doing to me?! :)
    IsleofSophia IsleofSophia 26-30, F Sep 16

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    Insomia *** Kicking Night

    Tonight is my insomia is kicking my ***. I didn't sleep last night I probably won't tonight either. :(  I get like this during summer Cause my mind is going 90 to nothing and I just can't sleep.. I usually do alot of writing in this Dry season of my Life... :) Guess I should...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2008

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    this head is killing me! hah i just can't sleep -.-
    johnL3 johnL3 18-21, M 4 hrs ago

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    I can't sleep and I have no idea why :( I've been laying in my bed for hours now....It sucks because I have to be up in 4 hours. I might as well stay up tonight. I'll try tomorrow...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M Oct 6

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    Sometimes I just can't sleep. Like tonight
    pardax pardax 13-15, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I can't sleep. I can't sleep. That bell around the cat's neck...The wind outside..The sound of my husband breathing... I can't sleep...
    discovery5 discovery5 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 6

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    I sleep with a pacifier and I'm 28. I can't sleep without it. I recently told my mom that I wanted to be treated like an adult. I had a pacifier at my mom and dads house and I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 8

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    Wish I could sleep.........so tired yet I can't sleep wtf 😴😨😨😔😔
    mysticangel40 mysticangel40 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I took so many sleeping pills but I still can't sleep. Every time I close my eyes, my mind starts racing and my heart beats faster. I've been awake for over 48 hours now.
    ollieoutie ollieoutie 16-17, T 3 days ago

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    I can't sleep at all. I have a quarter final in the morning...but I'm not worried about it. I'm worried about my weigh in tomorrow morning at the doctors. I'm afraid I lost to much...
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    😭😭😭😭 I have to much energy Can't sleep
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I've had a long day at University, The lecture was very long lasted 2hours and a half the seminar itself was draining so much reading to do in a literature degree. Not to mention...
    aminaas aminaas 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Having someone to talk to when I can't sleep is the best feeling ever. I love it because the person you are talking to is clearly getting tired as the night progresses and yet they...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    I have this silly wish that one day I won't have to end the day alone and when I lay down out night, there will be someone next to me. Someone who cares so much that when I can't...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    It has happened so many times. I wake up during night around 3-4 am and then i can't sleep again till 5 pm. That sucks. I have something to do in the morning!!
    Matida Matida 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I just can't seem to get tired enough to go to bed tonight. I'm not gonna get enough sleep to go for a morning run before school tomorrow >.> ugh. Don't want to get into bad habits...
    brookledsome brookledsome 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    I was going to sleep but then it started raining, so I'm probably not gonna get any sleep tonight
    rottenroses rottenroses 16-17, F 4 Responses Oct 11

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    I haven't been able to sleep for years and now it's even WORSE. It's to the point that I can't even do my class work because I fall asleep and when I do sleep it's like a battery...
    Kar197 Kar197 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 3

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    Wide awake at 4am.... Can't get back to sleep :(
    Itsme909 Itsme909 36-40, M Sep 21

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    It's late, I should be sleeping but I'm alone and can't thanks to stupid nightmares. Childish?
    catpainter catpainter 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 6

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    Wide awake at 430am, can't get back to sleep and it sucks!
    Itsme909 Itsme909 36-40, M Oct 6

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    Like right now... It's 3:44am for me. Been in bed for 4 hours and still can't manage to drift off to sleep -.-
    EnvyStar EnvyStar 26-30, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I would just rather stay awake than sleep for five hours. These past few mornings have been nothing but a struggle... Why can't I just live without being tired?
    PuckDrop PuckDrop 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I can never sleep before 2am, even though I wake up at 6am for class. Naps are awesome. ;)
    camillee camillee 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Iv been going to bed around 3 or 4 O'clock because i can't fall asleep and i wake up around 8 or 9 because either i can't stay asleep or i have homechool. It's been going on for at...
    chaoshead chaoshead 13-15, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    just having a weird night. Dreams that I know were bad but I can't remember them. Been waking up at 2am for about 2 weeks. It's making me feel crazy.
    JulieAnn13 JulieAnn13 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    hahaha can't make it! @sun hi park! di ko pala kaya na di ko to buksan! so im baaaaaccckkkkk! ^________^ #somereasontosmile
    ElizabethSwannTurner ElizabethSwannTurner 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I makes me cry that my husband's snoring keeps me from sleeping with him. I miss his warm body next to mine. I miss the way he would hold me til we fell asleep. I worry about all...
    MiMaDA MiMaDA 41-45, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    For about a week i havnt slept right my sleep feels like its been broken i have been having trouble drifting off to sleep but once im asleep then im fine i can sleep till morning...
    BennetWitch BennetWitch 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 9

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    There was this party I went to at a bed and breakfast in NY right by the Hudson River. So beautiful. The food was amazing and the beds oh my god I was sleeping on a cloud. I wish...
    86reality 86reality 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    If stressed I wake up all hours of the night. I do sleep but very fitful.I try to avoid stress or conflict during the evening so I can allow myself quality sleep.I have a medical...
    saxappeal saxappeal 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 29

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    I tried taking more sleeping pills than I usually do...just to get sleep. But it didn't work -.- still woke up in the night and I'm up early!
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 28

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    It's been nearly two years since it happened. As much as I want this to be over and done with, I don't want to face it either. I think my sleep issues in recent weeks have been...
    NeelraDorianGray NeelraDorianGray 31-35, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    Most definitely need a fan on in order to sleep. I suppose it's the noise that puts me to sleep.
    NativePride33 NativePride33 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 21

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    Guess I'll sleep when I'm dead...been 4 days no sleep.
    sunnysmiles1234 sunnysmiles1234 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 27

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    If ive had a long day, chances are i wont be able to sleep. I get this strange feeling when something bad has happened throughout my day and it will cause me to be restless. If...
    Sierra1993 Sierra1993 18-21, F Oct 6

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    I woke up. Was asleep for only about 4 hours, and got up, thinking of a very dear person. I tried going back to sleep like for 2 more hours, but I just couldn't. So I finally got...
    adarkboy adarkboy 26-30, M Oct 4

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    Can u make me sleep? It's 12:21 am here! I have a class tomorrow and it's 7:00 am.
    Ellainemaidess Ellainemaidess 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 6

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    The main thing on my mind every night is that I don't want to go to sleep because I have school the next day. I dread skwl so I stay up as late as possible
    xxalicerosexx xxalicerosexx 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 7

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    Seriously -.- I can yawning and feel drained as hell but as soon as I try and sleep it eludes me like the roadrunner alludes the coyote
    Anth9012 Anth9012 22-25, M 5 days ago

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