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I Fall Asleep At School Sometimes

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    Okay so in one of my schools (Cypress) I fell asleep at the back of my class, With one of the most strictest of teachers....Though I can't remember her name we'll call her mrs. Camaron since that's the only teacher I can remember..... So anyway. Here I am at the back of the class...
    Francella4 Francella4 16-17 1 Response Jan 18, 2013

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    I Remember Doing It a Few Times Back When I Was a Student

    Isaac Asimov was once a biochem prof, and in his autobiography, he mentioned that he once dreamed he was lecturing, and when he awoke, he was! I don't think I've been that bad yet, but I do tell my students that if they sleep, I might let them, but if they snore, I'll throw...
    EBunbury EBunbury 46-50, M 6 Responses May 22, 2009

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    Just Memories Now

    I never had problems with falling asleep in class, except in my last semesters of study. I guess graduate studies were beginning to go over my head, and lack of understanding led to sleepiness. But that isn't the whole story, as now I get drowsy even in training classes at work...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 30, 2008

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    Yeah Well, I Was Bored.

    Circuit theory, engineering physics, all my computer programming classes - all with at least one time per class. Circuit theory was just boring and difficult, but I should say dozed off rather than fell asleep.  I learned everything I knew by reading on my own and going to...
    yoyy yoyy 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 30, 2008

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    Sometimes?

    Nay, it's far more than sometimes. At least several times a week, but often at least once a day, sometimes several times a day. During AP physics, during AP English, during math, during study hall... it humours the hell out of my classmates. Particularly when I open my eyes to...
    SheistheLorax SheistheLorax 18-21, F Oct 30, 2008

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    Eyes Wide Open

    This one time in my Chemistry class, I was so sleepy, I actually sort of slept and dreamed with my eyes open but I was also vaguely aware of being in my class. At the end of the class, when I looked down at my notes, it was a mixture of my Chemistry notes and parts of dreams that...
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123 18-21, F 1 Response May 26, 2012

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    Sometimes.. Try All the Time

     well i guess there are factors like sleeping like 2-3 in the morning then waking up at 5 to go to school, going on whatever social networks and talking to friends on line and the list goes on... but i guess its when i have to relearn a topic in so and so class i fall asleep...
    lonewanderer lonewanderer 22-25, M May 22, 2009

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    I just wanna run away sometimes, find an old tin barn start a little campfire in there and fall asleep to the sound of rain. It seems to cure all ailments for the moment anyhow.
    serajolee serajolee 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 28

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    They make a "nature sounds" atmosphere enhancement that plays sounds. But I prefer the real thing...and don't even mind getting a little wet! I love the atmosphere that storms...
    maggiemaggamuff maggiemaggamuff 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 27

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    I love falling asleep to rain. It is so calming and relaxing and I just love it.
    BitchYouGaveMeTheFuckingClap BitchYouGaveMeTheFuckingClap 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 28

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    Jazz added to the mixture of falling asleep to the rain is, heaven IMO
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 29

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    No matter where I am 😬 Whenever it rains I instantly feel myself falling asleep 😆 It's so relaxing to hear and it just makes me so sleepy...it's raining now actually haha...
    LeoLove0803 LeoLove0803 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    It's so relaxing! Rain makes me so sleepy and relaxed. And the smell of it is even better. I love opening a window and letting the smell of the rain creep in...and then hearing...
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 2

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    I have insomnia, but on rainy nights, the sound of the rain helps me fall asleep. I find it very soothing and peaceful.
    AgentSickler AgentSickler 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 4

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    I absolutely love the sound of rain as I'm falling asleep, I just love the vibe and atmosphere especially when cuddled up to someone, it's a nice feeling :)
    SarahBBZ SarahBBZ 18-21, F 8 Responses Aug 4

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    The rain is soo soothing to me I love listening to it especially when I'm falling asleep.
    beenabug1 beenabug1 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 5

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    I was trying to fall asleep. I was actually starting to earlier. I somehow got more awake. -_- I hope I sleep soon. Message me! I'm bored and awake. lol..
    Idreamtowaketofindthefate Idreamtowaketofindthefate 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 13

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    Falling asleep to the sound of rain is relaxing just laying with my cat and feeling safe
    NoraWilliams NoraWilliams 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    Lately I have been sleeping in the trailer when I go to visit my dads, the rain hitting the roof is very soothing and makes me fall asleep almost instantly.
    darkonn darkonn 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 18

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    Who doesn't? The sound and the smell accompanied by it put me right out. But then I wake up as my mind twists the pure image of chibi sprites doing their share of the chores, into...
    yourguardingangel yourguardingangel 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 12

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    Rain is ok. Even a hard rain is ok. That loud stormy stuff is what I can't stand because I'm astraphobic.
    pardax pardax 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 28

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    To much... My last rain (window open) turned into a hail storm. Slept through it but briefly recall wondering what all that noise was. I found out in the AM, shoulda put the car in...
    gr8pretender gr8pretender 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 28

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    Bliss. It's sort of this calm, comfortable... yet nostalgic feeling. I have apps for it and everything.
    nicohan nicohan 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 29

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    I get scared over thunder and lightning. Yet I love sleeping to the sound of rain.
    Maisiee Maisiee 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 30

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    I wish it would rain real heavy tonight.. Thunder and lightening too, I need a good night sleep and that always helps!!
    Gallobaby Gallobaby 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 30

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    It just clears my mind and I can sit there without worrying about anything at all.
    AcousticLover AcousticLover 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 31

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    I just relocated into a loft bedroom with two windows. The sound of rain hitting them and the roof tiles is something else :)
    libertinette libertinette 22-25, F 6 Responses Jul 31

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    I love the sound of rain... Just to really lay next to the window n just listen to the storm. For I usually like to close my eyes and just imagine my life like a storm. How exactly...
    rico20989 rico20989 22-25, M Aug 2

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    I'm very scared of thunder and lightning. But i love listening to rain when I'm going to sleep. It makes me feel safe and a bit excited because right now, it's absolutely scorchio...
    maisiexoxo maisiexoxo 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    dont know why but i always find the sound of rain soothing and it always helps me to go to sleep, however if it thunders i hide under the covers lol x
    fantasycaver fantasycaver 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 2

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    I love to slide in my bed naked after a long day. Feeling the comfort and it is nice to wake up naked too..
    Kirsebaera Kirsebaera 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 2

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    I have an app for that! HA! I do have an app on my iPad I sleep to every night, rain thunders, showers wind... I even have a water feature in the garden that trickles all night...
    off2heavenIgo off2heavenIgo 13-15 5 Responses Aug 2

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    There's nothing better then a cold rain on a hot, over 100 degree day. I love the temperature change, the diminishing sunlight, and the peaceful quiet rain. It feels like it puts...
    FlyToFreedom FlyToFreedom 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 6

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    its so annoying! it just like goes numb and its just ugh!
    NeonNicole NeonNicole 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    Its like a soft piano music , so peacful...
    yazansinan yazansinan 26-30, M Aug 12

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    So in love with the sound of rain putting me to sleep. Although, I cannot recall the last time that happened I can clearly recall how it felt. :/ Darn this unpredictable Texas...
    killingallparamedics killingallparamedics 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 14

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    Unfortunately, waking up to it and realizing I'll arrive at work drenched and miserable, are not my idea of fun.
    mynoseiskillingme mynoseiskillingme 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    There's nothing better than snuggling up in my bed safe and warm listening to the sound of the rain...I find it hypnotic and calming. :)
    desy1 desy1 31-35, F 14 Responses Aug 16

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    I'm 21 and I think of Pooh and his friends sleeping inside their tree houses on a rainy day when I can't sleep.
    janricjourney janricjourney 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    When I used to live out at my best friends place (they adopted me part time!) my best friend and I would listen to the rain , they had a tin roof the verandah had a huge awning so...
    wherethewildthingswere wherethewildthingswere 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    Do you ever those micro sleeps where you're laying on the couch and you've been scrolling through Facebook or EP and all of a sudden you drop your phone and it hits you in the face...
    desy1 desy1 31-35, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Oh gawd!!! Its the best thing evahhrrr.
    CyanEyes CyanEyes 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Hot and heavy summer rain, thunder & lightening while sleeping under a tin roof. My heaven.
    M00nkitty M00nkitty 26-30, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    Gods gift to me is the sound of the wind rustling in the leaves of trees. I'm thankful for the beautiful sound.
    Crb897 Crb897 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Storms are different tho. This thunder is scaring me! Lol
    iLikeRockets iLikeRockets 18-21, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    I love when a ferocious storm blows through. I sleep like a baby. I find the booms of thunder soothing. :)
    bec413 bec413 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I love sleeping while it rains....it feels like every sound nearby is drowned out by the sound of rain.....it's so relaxing!
    missladylioness missladylioness 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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