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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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    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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    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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    I hate this too especially when it's something very important and you know you have to get to sleep anxiety goes through the roof adrenaline and I can't sleep
    sirnatural sirnatural 36-40, M 2 days ago

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    Sometimes it feels like everyone judges me. I can't run, or swim as fast as the rest of the girls, I get behind in school, way behind,I am always sleeping and have a really hard...
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    The emotional pain is worse than any physical that I have experienced. Death to me is a release... Freedom from all the negative, hostility, broken promises, disappointment. I try...
    Nicole0416 Nicole0416 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I fell asleep for a couple hours after supper tonight, and now that I'm up again I don't feel even a little bit sleepy. I don't know what to do. I don't want to lie down and do...
    GreatWhiteBird GreatWhiteBird 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    Bleh another night where I haven't slept. It's 6:34am and I went to bed at 10pm hoping to sleep. Physically, I'm exhausted. Mentally, my mind won't shut down. Hopefully I'll fall...
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    I hate this. I was doing good for a while, then ONE night I stay up will 3 again and I screw myself. Wide awake once again, it might not be as late as it could be but still...
    GoldenHeart69 GoldenHeart69 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    Hello, What I'm about to say I have never told anyone for fear of rejection or criticism. I feel lost, I feel like no matter what I do it's always a step back. 3 years ago I moved...
    Thranix Thranix 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Not in years, I even have to sleep with some kind of light on (mostly a lamp), I need to be able see if I wake up and it's dark.
    Libraladyseeking Libraladyseeking 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 28

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    How can you see into my eyes Like open doors? Leading you down into my core Where I've become so numb Without a soul My spirit's sleeping somewhere cold Until you find it there...
    IEATDICKS IEATDICKS 70+, T 2 Responses Jan 28

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    Sometimes I get so horny that I don't know what to do with myself. It started when I was young. I always knew what it meant, but I was raised to think that natural urges were bad...
    greenroots greenroots 36-40, M Jan 27

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    It's almost 8 in the morning and I haven't slept at all. I'm honestly so sleep deprived that I can feel the purple bags under my eyes.
    Ztun7856 Ztun7856 18-21, F Jan 26

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    Disrespectful To My "Mom" She Doesn't Even Feel Like A Mom I Mean She's Never Even Really Done Anything For Me , Not For Birthdays Not For Anything , She's The Reason I Had Dayveon...
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    I can't sleep, I don't think I will tonight. I don't know what to do or how to filter my thoughts. I need someone to talk to but I don't want to seem weak to my friends or make...
    princessfenty princessfenty 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 24

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    Most nights I'm in my room by 11:00 m. Lights are off maybe half an hour later and then I wait. My alarm goes off at five every morning and before then I can enjoy somewhere...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 16-17, F Jan 24

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    my thoughts never shuts up. they are just whispering and whispering all over my head. it's hard to sleep in all of these sound.
    darklotus00 darklotus00 26-30, T Jan 24

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    I am taking a drug that causes insomnia. I have nights were I don't sleep at all.
    aaronfunn aaronfunn 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    After the thousand years it takes me to actually fall asleep, I often wake up around 2-4 a.m. wide awake. ADespite my restlessness I try to go back to sleep. But even that that...
    FlowerWarrior FlowerWarrior 13-15, T Jan 24

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    I try to fall asleep but I can't. It's probably because YouTube is so addictive. I try not to laugh at those try not to laugh videos, but they always get me. Poor me.
    davidschild37 davidschild37 22-25, M Jan 24

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    yes me to i stay awake all night some nights just thinking.our minds know a lot!
    cieloissky cieloissky 16-17, F Jan 24

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    I have constant bad dreams. Most of them involve being hurt by my husband. He is either cheating on me, laughing at me until I cry, or him not protecting me. I know this most...
    queenbeeber5 queenbeeber5 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 24

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    Well, not anymore, that is. I'm too happy to sleep, and mixing happiness with lots of sugar infested coffee is NOT a good mix! So here I sit, watching glorious episodes of The...
    LittleMissCandy LittleMissCandy 16-17, F Jan 24

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    it seems to correspond with stress. Some nights I sleep well but most nights I wake up between 2-3am. Last night I woke up at midnight and fell back asleep at 4:30 (I get up at 6...
    InTheOutdoors InTheOutdoors 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 23

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    The past 2 weeks coming up 3 weeks have been the worst for insomnia. I'm so sleep deprived it's driving me crazy. Poorly is an understatement. Think I'm losing weight too. Someone...
    rebekkajane rebekkajane 18-21, F Jan 23

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