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I Get Emotional When I Don't Sleep

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    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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    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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    SecretBlanket SecretBlanket 13-15, F 14 hrs ago

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    I'm not quite sure how this works, and I don't know how to say this without sounding stupid or melodramatic, but here it is, I guess. Throughout my life, I've been incredibly self...
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    Don't give up when things are hard, but work hard, when you think of giving up...
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    DriftingLeaf DriftingLeaf 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    I speak my mind all the time, whether it hurts people's feelings or not. My sister Roxanne is more sensitive than me or my other sister. I have to remember to choose my words...
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    I remember being good at writing. Decent at drawing as well. I grew up being told I was "wise beyond your years..." and could hold a conversation with any group of adults. Scores...
    Demise Demise 22-25, F a week ago

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    That's me in a nutshell. I 'm a very contrary and difficult person to get to know. I don't give myself easily and trust nobody. I don't even trust myself. I hate it. I'm 27 and...
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    I screwed something up (in hindsight, the culmination of a long series of screwups) and my GF (of 2 years) is very upset. Like "we're seeing a relationship counselor" upset. Like...
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    I never have feared death maybe my first experience with it might have helped. I was 9 years old my mothers God mother got me out of school She told me "Your Grandmothers sick your...
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    I never have feared death maybe my first experience with it might have helped. I was 9 years old my mothers God mother got me out of school She told me "Your Grandmothers sick your...
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    As soon as I start trying to express my hurt, I am being told that pain is good for spiritual growth yet when others are in pain I am expected to emotionally support them. I try to...
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    Don't you hate it when your tired but you still can't sleep ! Its important to talk to some one out of your daily life circle. you will be surprised how much people have similar...
    alexifan alexifan 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 16

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    I searched for "hate arguments", but I couldn't find it.. I think I had the most arguments with my current ex..lol..she was both my heaven n hell.. it was like dying everytime we...
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i 70+, M 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Small talk includes saying: Hi or hello please if you wish to speak with me don't start with small talk or i won't reply. Find something interesting not sports weather or music...
    DriftingLeaf DriftingLeaf 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    morekisses morekisses 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    You say I’m crazy Cause you don’t think I know what you’ve done But when you call me baby I know I’m not the only one I don’t believe in monogamy, in the conventional...
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    it's one of those night. i don't w know what to do to get to sleep.
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    As a person who stays up long and sleeps at irregular intervals, I know that nights can be quite lonely.. Then again, it isn't any less lonely than I am for the rest of the day...
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    I don't know what is wrong with me. I'm tired of being hurt. I'm tired of crying. I'm tried of having all these feelings... I wish my heart was numb. I'm tired of it all..
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    I don't fear death because I have already did
    Zellaplayzcreepypasta Zellaplayzcreepypasta 18-21, T 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    rosedimond99 rosedimond99 13-15, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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