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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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    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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    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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    not because I don't want kids I just don't want my own. what's the point in bringing another child into this world when there are already so many that need our help? I could make...
    tamsin100 tamsin100 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I am fat. No sugarcoating it: I am a 15 year old girl who weighs somewhere around 200 lbs. And I kinda like it... however, I don't like judgy looks from other girls my age, and I...
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    People are always shocked when I tell them that I don't believe in love, but I don't and that won't change.
    Thatgirlannalise Thatgirlannalise 16-17, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    i just don't have the time to entertain people who don't like me at all!! my middle finger salute you all!.
    ritztwain ritztwain 18-21, M 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I'm having a rough night. I feel embarrassed and heartsick and deeply sad. I have been missing someone very badly lately but I don't know why these feelings have shown up now after...
    TeaspoonEm17 TeaspoonEm17 16-17, F 13 hrs ago

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    My father used to be my hero years ago.Even though I grew up with my grandma, he would come to visit in a monthly basis, which meant the world to me. He would take us out to play...
    Y1984a Y1984a 26-30, F 16 hrs ago

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    I have dogs and guess what? I considered them as my children and nephew (I consider my brother's dog as my nephew). Yes, I did not give birth to them and yes they are not human...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 16 hrs ago

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    I can't sleep. I am always stuck thinking about the same things over and over again. The things I have messed up, frustration over my inability to speak my mind, and my will to...
    TheHonorableOutcast TheHonorableOutcast 13-15, M 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    Tbh he's a deadbeat and I don't appreciate that. He's been harrassing me for the past decade by calling and texting constantly. Yet i haven't seen him at all during that decade. He...
    ImmortalMagiKarp ImmortalMagiKarp 13-15, F 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I used to when I was younger, but now my dad and I barely talk to each other. My mom says that my dad is possibly bipolar, and by his actions, I think she's right. He gets angry...
    alaniW180 alaniW180 13-15 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I've been to the ER twice yesterday, and suffered the worst pain I've felt so far in my life. I don't feel well at all both physically and emotionally. Right now my eyes really...
    Soligem Soligem 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    1. I don't hate kids or wish them any harm, but I am not a fan, either. I can be very short-tempered and impatient, and this is especially true when they are whining, screaming...
    Stratosara Stratosara 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I am 13 about to be 14 and I don't have anyone not even my councilor will listen he says that it is just teenage problems and it is stupid. All my friends ditched me at school and...
    Teenagegirl258 Teenagegirl258 13-15 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I hate those moments where you're dreaming, and all of a sudden you feel like you're falling, and you can't stop it, and you do this weird seizures thingy.. Idek πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    When I wanna sleep, people call me at freaking 3am. I get all cranky and I'm just like, "WHAT?!" and their reactions are, "Hi." Are they TRYING to drive me nuts? My sleep pattern...
    MariosGirl95 MariosGirl95 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I'm a regular 15 year old teen, I think. I have good friends. I've had my heart broken. I go to a good school and get great grades. I'm still a virgin. I've have two younger...
    AzarathRaven AzarathRaven 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I hate it when this happens. It doesn't happen that often, but when it does, I feel so anxious, bored and agitated. And the worst thing is, everyone else is asleep so I don't have...
    roryta roryta 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    Alarm going off. Hit snooze. Just another five minutes. Alarm sounds again. Aahhh. I'd love another 4 hrs. It's another day in paradise.
    henkam henkam 46-50, M 6 days ago

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    Yup up all night cause I was scared out if my mind. Gonna sleep all day
    BooBear99 BooBear99 16-17, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm lucky if I get 5 hours of good sleep.
    deademotion11 deademotion11 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    It's 8AM. I'm kind of tired, but not tired enough where I can just close my eyes and be out like a light. :/
    StarStealingGirl StarStealingGirl 18-21, F a week ago

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    Haha yep but when I do. You can always tell by the whale sounds I make -.- wooo! Yay! -.-
    kaixin97 kaixin97 18-21, F a week ago

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    A teacher was teaching her second grade class about the government, so for homework that one day, she told her her students to ask their parents what the government is. When Little...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F Jun 28

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    Ok so I've been with this guy for 8 months now and I recently brought up that there's no depth to our relationship, It happened to be that time of the month and he asked "are u...
    AnnieLouisez AnnieLouisez 26-30, F 9 Responses Jun 28

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    I swear to God I got to bed at 10-ish and now still struggling to sleep. Damn. Maybe I'm enjoying these song resonating from my earphones quite reverently but really these songs...
    MienaMena MienaMena 26-30, F Jun 26

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    Hi everyone ☺️ I'm only 14 years old and I recently came out to my best friend (he is bisexual) , and since I told him i fell in love with him. Yesterday I invited him over for...
    JordenVDB JordenVDB 13-15, M 5 Responses Jun 26

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    I'm feeling a lot under some sort of mask of emptiness? I can't properly feel the sadness and loneliness and whatever else is mixed up in there because of some weird tired apathy...
    transtastic transtastic 18-21, T 1 Response Jun 26

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    I haven't slept a whole night without waking up in over a year, the only time I sleep good is when my oldest brother comes to visit like once a year lol Otherwise, no such luck :(
    Plaincountrygirl Plaincountrygirl 36-40, F Jun 25

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    I live in Santa Ana California and I am very concerned about my niece. My niece lives with here mom in a car/Cheap Motels. Her loser dad which is my brother is in jail and her mom...
    Sublimegirl Sublimegirl 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    Emphasis of the 'feel'. I'm not saying they actually don't. I had to move back home after finishing an art degree so I could build up my career to go freelance. It's been hard...
    EleanorPainting EleanorPainting 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    For some nights now I wake up in the middle of the night or I can't fall asleep. I feel calm and happy, but very awake. It's annoying BC I like my sleep. There's no one in my life...
    Kayla0504 Kayla0504 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    I look at the sunset and inwardly smile. I know it's always going to be there for me. I look at the moon and worry. I don't know why I get so scared at night. I can feel the tiny...
    zax2 zax2 51-55, M Jun 24

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    I have insomnia & it SUX ! I worked night time most all my life & now my body clock is screwed & refuses to reset no matter what I do or try.
    BCRichWarBeast BCRichWarBeast 51-55, M Jun 22

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    Wicked insomniac for last 30+ years. Lunesta use to work for me now I have tolerance wake up at 3:00-4:00 pm every night regardless. Wife snores like a 600 lbs drunk sailor. Wish...
    2bz2cu 2bz2cu 56-60, M Jun 21

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    I can never see myself in a relationship, or married, or domestic-partnered. I enjoy myself very much and covet my privacy (physical, emotional, mental). While I enjoy connecting...