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I Dream And That Keeps Me Up

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    I was on the phone with my boyfriend in a hospital waiting room. I was crying and asking if he could get someone to come get me because I couldn't drive and I was much closer to him than to my parents. I had been on the way to see him and stopped at Walmart in Hope and...
    alisheaskylar alisheaskylar 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 21, 2008

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    Dreams..

    sometimes dreams make me twitch so hard that I'm actually waking up. Completely scared. But normally I am able to return to sleep after some minutes.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 21, 2008

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    my Dreams Are My Guide W...

    my dreams are my guide while taking the path of my life..anyway, i'm not here now without my dreams..it really keeps me going.
    jaysel jaysel 16-17, F Apr 19, 2008

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    My Dreams Have Demons

        Like most people I have my warm and fuzzy dreams, were I dream of being rich and powerful...But it's not those dreams that keep me up...Its the dream of Iraq that keep me up some times when they start I can wake from my sleep then go back to sleep and sleep the...
    longgun longgun 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 23, 2008

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    Dead In The Water

    I can't remeber the last time i had a dream that ended well. This one has stuck with me, i was in this forest and i came into a clearing with a large house and pool, it was a great day sun shinning birds singing and all that. I decided that i wanted to go swimming and jumped into...
    janelle2122 janelle2122 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 13, 2010

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    Sometimes I Think I've Onl...

    Sometimes I think I've only gotten this far because of my dreams. The circumstances of my life are not only dull but hopeless. I have the wildest dreams about things that can never happen and I blur the distinction between dream and reality to the point that I live life thinking...
    celandine celandine 22-25, F Dec 21, 2006

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    I'm An Escapist.

    I dream absolutely fantastic things. From catching a serial killer with the cast of a video game, to watching a clown kill my ex-husband (I was not happy), to being abducted and living on Mars, running away via swimming up the St. Johns River (which ends in a waterslide)... There...
    Mycenia Mycenia 26-30, F Jul 23, 2008

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    Haha, Dreams... ...

    Haha, dreams... I don't think I should get into them.
    GroovyFruitSalad GroovyFruitSalad 22-25 Apr 19, 2008

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    i love my dreams. since i was little i have had very vivid detailed dreams and also been able to recall them most mornings. and able recall those same dreams years and years later...
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    Another car dream. This time dad was driving me and my brother. We got to an intersection, and dad just got out of the car an left. My brother somehow started driving from the back...
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    I shake in my sleep a lot as if I'm having a fit, my boyfriend always has to wake me up. I have months of the same dream until it ends up becoming true. does anyone else get this?
    livelaughlove0987 livelaughlove0987 18-21, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I had a dream of a little girl who was left alone to wonder about. I asks the little one who I thought was around 2/3 years old where is your mummy. Little girl just shook her head...
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    Could someone give me a little advice on what this means? I had a dream that started with me and a few friends in my car all of a sudden, while driving, pigeons attack my car. then...
    annabee7 annabee7 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I had a crazy dream last night, a company I interviewed for (wasnt for me) ..they wanted to see me at this Texas bbq...so I reluctantly went and they decided to have a bbq on a...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I have this reoccurring nightmare I get like once or twice a year, I didn't have it since I was 10 or so but I got it again last year and it was worse then ever It always happens...
    lukesdeadpenguin lukesdeadpenguin 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    I think I understand my dream. Basically my dream was about what happened to me 5 years ago with my ex. His firm, tight grip and going through the motions was exactly what...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F Feb 14

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    Knixveus5 Knixveus5 18-21, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    DollTheface DollTheface 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F Jan 30

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    jrf9782 jrf9782 31-35, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    tabX07 tabX07 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 3

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    I was reading about lucid dreaming last night, and I thought it was really interesting. So I went to sleep thinking about lucid dreaming, and in my dream, I was with my classmates...
    LopsidedLollipop LopsidedLollipop 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    I wish everyone was fascinated by dreams. I honestly believe that dreams come to service and help the dreamer, that's all that dreams want to do. Our conscious minds sometimes fail...
    Arcanorum Arcanorum 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 5

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    I don't know what's wrong with me. For the last few months I've bearly had any dreams. This past week or two it's crazy the things im dreaming about and the nightmares im having...
    anonamanda001 anonamanda001 16-17, F Feb 7

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    Dipakda Dipakda 70+, M Feb 8

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    I have vivid real life dreams so much that I can't even tell when I'm dreaming anymore. As soon as I lay down I can imagine something and then my dreams will start. Once I was...
    toniyl toniyl 36-40, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Sometimes my Dreams gets so real, I can memorize the dream after I awaken and I can actually still remember, The feeling of Touch in that specific dream. It's strange, sometimes I...
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    TheBoy0000 TheBoy0000 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 10

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    PredzInMinecraft PredzInMinecraft 36-40, T Feb 13

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    LoveLikeThat LoveLikeThat 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    NewToTheWorld NewToTheWorld 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    TheCasualChick TheCasualChick 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I dream a dream. This dream last night ( 30th Jan 2015) was so vivid, it made me angry to wake up . I tried to go back to sleep , but I knew I would mint get back to where I left...
    JohnCrighton JohnCrighton 51-55, M Feb 1

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    bubblebobble83 bubblebobble83 31-35, F Feb 6

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    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 7

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    alistairgrey alistairgrey 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    LifeIsBeatingMe LifeIsBeatingMe 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    LifeIsBeatingMe LifeIsBeatingMe 26-30, M 14 hrs ago

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