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I Don't Get Enough Quality Rest

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    What's With This? I Do Get Some Sleep, But I Don't Feel Like It Afterwords - What's with this? I do get some sleep, but I don't feel like it afterwords. My Days in the last few...
    ChakraSolipsismMGP ChakraSolipsismMGP 56-60, M Jan 1, 2010

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    Just Can`t - i toss,turn and before i know it ,its dawn.my spine kills me,and their is no way to get comfortable enough to rest.eventually i `ll just pass out from being tired.but...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 1 Response Apr 8, 2009

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    Exhausted - My sleeping habits are all off track and i think its because of the prednesone.im up at night and sleep during the day.so tired!!!
    tasha76 tasha76 31-35 Feb 4, 2012

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    I slept from 2am ( after watching some tv, i haven t watched tv for yrs!!) to 5pm today. Then I went to a restaurant to have tea, now I am going to play golf. Nice weekend with a...
    Ssslm Ssslm 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    Sleep - i get up for work at 3am and start work at 5, average around 12 to 14 hours a day, try to get to sleep by 10 but never really happens, get about 4 hours a night! tired!!!
    littlejon6929 littlejon6929 36-40, M 2 Responses Sep 15, 2008

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    I'm Addicted to My Favorite Tv Shows and My Laptop :p - Basically that's why I tend to go to bed around 2-3 am :P. Then my mom decides to wake up and rush me to bed. Which usually...
    sw33tgirl sw33tgirl 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 3, 2008

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    Poo - Work at 7am-3:30pm....study for 2 hrs school from 5:30pm-10:30pm..dont get home until around 11 dont go to sleep until like 11:30...then i have to be up no later than 5:50am...
    bOObsMaGee bOObsMaGee 22-25, F Jun 5, 2008

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    QUALITY Rest - I do get enough rest.. but it sure isn't of best quality. It has to do with my whole mood and wellness. One day I was really very happy some weeks ago and the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 25, 2007

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    Sleepy Time - Never… not with the baby waking up crying and my son wanting milk. Then there are nights like last night when the teen came in and practically sat on me to...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F Dec 2, 2007

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    You'd Think I Would. ... - You'd think I would. I'm so tired you'd think I'd fall right to sleep at night. But somehow, I always end up spending the night awake, staring at what I...
    Irishchick Irishchick 16-18, F Nov 28, 2007

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    Expectations Are Excessive - Man, everybody expects me to be oh so happy and joyful and cheerful the whole time, and no one can understand if I'm just 'tired'... I sleep 9-10...
    rocker6346 rocker6346 18-21, M Jun 15, 2008

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    I Average 5 Hours a Night... If I'm Lucky! - I can't get more than 5 hours a night of shut eye.  I don't suffer from insomnia, because once I fall asleep, I don't wake up at...
    carlow carlow 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 15, 2007

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    Not Nearly Enough. ... - Not nearly enough.   I only manage 2 to 3 hours a night at most and when awake seldom rest. Having two teenagers makes this an almost impossible...
    titfortattoo titfortattoo 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 28, 2007

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    Phone Ringing - my phone rings all night.  my daughter gets so many phone calls i could just screem.  we have started turning the ringer off at night but i don't like...
    saggy saggy 41-45, F Nov 28, 2007

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    I Used to Never Get Any - I used to have a hard time going to sleep at night. I could not keep my eyes closed for nothing. All I want was to sleep pacefully and wake up feeling...
    SouthsideBalla SouthsideBalla M Nov 29, 2007

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    Im Tryin - too much to do all the time, mind always ticking, i sleep when i can - when i get the oppertunity
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M Sep 14, 2008

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    Sleep? Whats That? - I am an insomniac. I do not sleep well at night. Never have. Never will. During the school year, I frequently go to bed at 2 or 2:30 in the morning, only to...
    eyes eyes 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 30, 2007

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    Never! - I work Mon- Fri 8-5 looking after 1-2 year olds! which is a very stressful job lots of running around and always have to be aware of whats happening! When i get home i...
    sazead sazead 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 7, 2007

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    Cold - Especially during the winter, I get freezing, we get minus numbers where I am!! It's why I have so many pillows and duvets. I still get cold and on average get around 5...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Nov 28, 2007

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    Not Much Rest At All.... - I don't get much rest at all. Its not often that I sleep  through the whole night, or even sleep more than four hours without waking up in the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 1, 2010

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    I Always Feel Tired... - No matter how much I sleep it doesn't recharge my battery... I always feel worn out... its like I need a mind vacation... I need a vacation where I don't...
    phidget phidget 31-35, F Jun 16, 2008

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    Especially When Sick - I missed work this Monday thanks to a bad ear and sinus problems. I'm NOT a good sick person. I prefer to lay in my dark bedroom, and be left alone. Don't...
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 10 Responses Jul 9, 2008

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