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I Get Emotional When I Don't Sleep

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    Yeah

    I get horribly depressed when I dont sleep... more or less of how I'm feeling right now actually. But I cant sleep because I'm depressed so... either way I suppose it leads to me being unhappy and awake. At least when you're unhappy and asleep you can wake up, nightmares end...
    whatever223 whatever223 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 9, 2009

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    Always

    I have no idea why, but my worries always seem ten times as big when I don't sleep, and the people I love seem ten times as far away from me. Considering this, and the fact that I am a natural worrier and a pessimist, it would be wise if I made it a habit to always sleep...
    JojaRodenaLente JojaRodenaLente 18-21, F Jul 11, 2009

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    TOO Much Talk

    I get emotional when I don't sleep. Or if I sleep poorly. When I'm overly tired, everyone knows it. When everyone is trying to be still and just "zone out" Wysteria decides to talk. I don't just mean talk. I mean gabble gabble gabble non stop waah waaah cry help me I'm...
    Wysteria1 Wysteria1 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 6, 2009

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    Need My Sleep!!

    If I don't get enough "good" sleep, I am a cranky, sensitive mess.   Cry, overreact, get mad--all stuff indicative of PMS.  It ain't pretty!   That's why those occasions that I get insomnia are practically deadly to me.
    trixiegirl trixiegirl 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 10, 2009

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    That's what I'm doing now. I'm gone. I'm somewhere where none of my stupid friends can find me ever again. It's a little thing I like to call freedom. It's at least from the...
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    low maintenance and high cost, demanding of expensive things like cuddles, I don't think, I know
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    He's like a man who was so perfect, and after he shown me his real behaviour. Always his friends on first place , flirts around, complains about everything, he's never satisfied...
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    If you feel something the first time you see someone, then I'm sorry honey, but that is not love. That is just a crush. Obviously a crush can later develop into love after getting...
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    At least when I'm at home, I don't. But then again, I'm normally naked at home. The only time that I do wear them is at work, but I'm considering going commando 24/7 so I don't...
    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I don't understand why I cant let go...
    txbtrfly txbtrfly 41-45, F 5 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Why does she have to do this? This is not the first time. I feel like these few years are going to be just a period of amnesia. Nothing has changed at all. Nothing worth...
    Aquifylix Aquifylix 16-17, F 9 hrs ago

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    My husband wants kids. I don't. I can't sleep.
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal 31-35, F 4 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    But I don't think I'm attractive either. I think I'm plain and average. I'm like a wall, a chair or a lamp. Unattractive but not ugly :)
    freesoul95 freesoul95 18-21, F 4 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    It's gotten to the point where ive contemplated being a hermit for ever i guess..Only talking to people when it becomes necessary,like at a store or talking to people i know if...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    If only I could live all my life shirtless. In my fantasies (when I'm sleeping) I'm in my "own World" all the day shirtless, playing with other boys.
    gianmarzzellino97 gianmarzzellino97 16-17, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I am not a very strong person emotionally. I get attached and then I get hurt but I learn and get better. Sometimes I don't. That's just me. I've tried to change myself. I've tried...
    Demonizer Demonizer 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I tend to wake up literally every hour or so throughout the night. it sucks it feels like I don't get any sleep at all.
    ForgetableMe ForgetableMe 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    It bothers me. I have been through a lot... I mean a lot. I am young. So, when I meet new people they would never assume any of the things I've been through and I don't just...
    let1the2wall3down4 let1the2wall3down4 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    My mother is a borderline mother and I just figured this is a psychological thing. I was trying to "discuss" an option with her but it was no option! With my mother, you have to...
    StrongWoman9 StrongWoman9 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I can't sleep tonight. Perhaps it's because I dozed off yesterday afternoon. I was late getting tea and was at all over the place when Jim came home with the girls. I felt dead...
    littlescamp littlescamp 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    well, that's not entirely correct, I can't sleep to normal hours. my whole sleep patterns are all over the shop, I don't mind so much at least I do get sleep but sometimes it...
    SoberingBabySteps SoberingBabySteps 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    I've gotten to the point in my life where I've figured out who my parents favorites are out of my siblings and I'm neither of their favorite. In fact, I'm probably the most loathed...
    Gcardenas Gcardenas 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It never cease to amaze me how deep the basic animal instincts go in us humans, and how strong of a need people have to have the protection of a "heard", so to speak. I don't...
    MantisReligiosa MantisReligiosa 66-70, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I hate it when i can't sleep for no reasons..
    salmaalaa salmaalaa 18-21, F a week ago

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    My mind seems to be racing through millions of thoughts tonight, and I can honestly say that sleep feels so far away at this moment. I often wonder about life, and about my purpose...
    theatreeyes theatreeyes 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I can't sleep for **** haha, my roommate snores loud as **** and I can't sleep....anybody got any tips to help me with this nuisance
    BotchyFawn BotchyFawn 18-21, M Jul 26

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    When you don't feel happy, I'll love you LOL! When you feel lonely and sad, you can think about the new place you want to go, the country you want to travel to and the good things...
    HappyOrUnhappy HappyOrUnhappy 13-15, M Jul 26

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    I've been plagued by contempt for my father for many years, and I'm trying to figure out if it's just an issue with my brain, with me as a person, or if I was actually emotionally...
    expandingforward expandingforward 36-40, M Jul 26

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    I have many, many medical issues physical and emotional and am only 28 years old. I cannot get permanent disability I keep trying though but meanwhile I am on temporary disability...
    butterflyangels2387 butterflyangels2387 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    It's 4 am here in Manila, and I can't sleep. Reading "The Secret Chamber..." The thought of him flying back to Ireland for good made me sad. Am I missing somebody?
    Charmeeee Charmeeee 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 24

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    I didn't use to consider myself as a jealous person, I actually used to be quite easy going,but with my current bf everything changed i started to be pretty insecure and jealous to...
    warez94 warez94 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    I'm 13 and I'm NEVER hungry anymore. I can go days without noticing I didn't eat. I'm starting to not get thirsty anymore too. I developed a really weird sleeping habit. I fall...
    Alexandriarodriguez Alexandriarodriguez 22-25, F Jul 21

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    man I'm up, tired but can't sleep
    dontgitbit dontgitbit 26-30, M Jul 21

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    I have been in a relationship with my boyfriend for 5 years. This past February he became completely cold hearted and broke my heart when he unexpectedly broke up with me. I was...
    schaunie schaunie 22-25, F 7 Responses Jul 20

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    I don't really know if this is something stupid and shouldn't be worried, but anyways a while ago I've noticed I only slept for about 5 hours which is normal I guess, but recently...
    hateitwhenyoucry hateitwhenyoucry 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I'm staying with my aunt and uncle, cousins and brother in a hotel room. The air conditioning is making the room really cold, and the TV is on. I can't sleep with noise...but I'm...
    winglessdove winglessdove 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I am gloriously 40 next month, genuinely looking forward to it. I also have a 23 year old daughter from a previous (read, teenage fling) relationship. I love my daughter...
    milotank milotank 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 19

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    I've always had trouble sleeping; usually, I only get a little bit of sleep each night (around 3-5 hours), and I end up waking up, staring at the ceiling, and then just doing...
    Boulier Boulier 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I feel like I'm living with a stranger(fiance)... we mostly have small talk and honestly I don't care that we are at this point. there's days I don't care about him as I should
    emotionalmommy emotionalmommy 22-25, F Jul 18

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    I asked my heart ," why I can't sleep at night ? Heart replied ," cause U slept in afternoon, don't act like your are in love "
    Johnnystha Johnnystha 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 18

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    I'm not like most girls I know, especially when it comes to dating or relationships. I'm very independent and happy alone. I Dont NEED someone around to make me happy , every time...