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I Hate Being Woken Up

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    Mutate!! - I get really snippy and mutate into a killer crocodile. Only way to soothe me is with the wonderful aroma of hot chocolate. Then I may go back to being, well, me. But I...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Dec 15, 2007

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    Jumpy Sleeper - I guess it comes from getting my a$$ kicked so many times while sleeping or trying to. But I cant sleep when anyone is around. I am definitly a lone sleeper these...
    WakgUp WakgUp 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2011

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    It's 7am and I am grumpy. Grumpy because I don't get the luxury of sleeping in on a day off. Grumpy because my significant other thinks that it is okay to wake up at 6am in the...
    SoAntagonistic SoAntagonistic 26-30, M Jan 20

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    I can't stand being woken up ..!!! Every ******* time I visit family for any reason I get woken up while trying to fall asleep - et like 130, 330, 3 to 6 am all night into the day...
    ceg333 ceg333 31-35, F Dec 27, 2013

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    Taking Your Life In Your Hands. - My family know better than to wake me up anymore - but a few years a go I got a dog called Boadicea. Boadicea sleeps in my room with me and...
    SaharaOdeil SaharaOdeil 22-25, F 2 Responses May 17, 2008

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    What Is So Important - It takes me forever to fall asleep in the first place, not to mention after i have been woken. I am naturally a grumpy person when I wake up and my family...
    clainetwin clainetwin 22-25, F Jan 29, 2011

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    Unless It Is A Dire Emergency - I was used to not getting sufficient sleep while I was in medical school.  Emergency room rotations are a bear but you get through it. After a few...
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts 46-50, F 3 Responses Nov 20, 2011

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    Need Sleep - Since I don't sleep that well anyway, I really hate to be woken up, especially for no good reason.  My family knows this, yet insists on still waking me to ask...
    darlene darlene 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 16, 2007

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    A Very "light" Sleeper. - I find it difficult to fall back to sleep when I get woken up (for example:  when I'm sleeping and my DH comes in to the room and reads...
    AnotherSecondWife AnotherSecondWife 31-35, F May 15, 2010

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    Don't Do It - I'm exhausted right now. It seems that almost every time I forget to turn my phone off when I take a nap, someone calls me. Just as I'm about to doze off, that very...
    Sinaname Sinaname 26-30 1 Response Jul 31, 2012

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    I'm Starting to Worry - I can feel panic coming on again. if i don't get 9 hours tonight i could be out of a job by next week :(
    AngelaDark AngelaDark 31-35, F Dec 15, 2007

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    Not Pleasant.. - Waking me up is dangerous...when I was a kid I used to kick the person that tried to wake me up when I wanted to sleep. And now, although I don't do bodily harm, I...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F May 9, 2008

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    Sleep Deprivation - I'm beginning to think that waking up in a good mood, you know like the people in those t.v commercials who jump out of bed and they're all rejuvenated and...
    Japanties Japanties 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 3, 2013

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    A Shame - It's a downright shame when you are forced to wake up to an alarm or by someone shaking you. It's such a lovely day when you can wake up naturally, on your own terms.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 7, 2011

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    Well... - When I was a kid, I hated to be the last person to wake up, particularly if I wasn't at home (I still don't like it, but I don't do anything about it any more). I felt...
    electricmoonshine electricmoonshine 19-21, F 1 Response Jan 13, 2008

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    She Just Came In - my roommate didn't even knock, she said my name and came into my room..as thought it was a public area like the kitchen or living room. She thought id be late...
    todayatbandcamp todayatbandcamp 22-25, F Jan 29, 2010

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    I Disconnect The Telephone When I'm Taking A Nap - Once a few years ago I felt sleepy so I laid down on the couch and took a nap. I awakened to the sound of the telephone ringing...
    Pyramania Pyramania 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 18, 2011

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    I Got Woken Up By Thousands Of People - I live in an old building on a busy street in a downtown area. Usually, when there is a parade or construction, they will inform us of it...
    somuchbetter somuchbetter 22-25, F Feb 6, 2010

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    I hate being in pain... It makes me feel sad and alone. I have poor tolerance in pain... And I hate it even more... When I am sick and weak, I just think that physical pain is just...
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    Well, I hate being the youngest eldest one in our family. I'm almost 20 years old, and my family still treats me as if I'm 15 years old. Like for instance, my cousin had thrown a...
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    I've scanned through several stories, most of which I can relate to. I too, hate being a "stepmom". I'm more of a glorified babysitter every other weekend/holiday. Ya know, the...
    JustMe2209 JustMe2209 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 18

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    It is tough for me because as much as I hate being in crowded places and surrounded by too many people, I really do love going to concerts.. More crowded it can't really get, right...
    Ortolan Ortolan 26-30, F Mar 31

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    I hate being mad at other people and my self. When I get mad I get really confused because I don't want to be mad at someone and it doesn't make sense to be mad at nothing or no...
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    Being Alone is the suckiest feeling in the world!!! I would be stuck to someone 24-7 if I could.... People say it's not healthy.... But I say, it's the way I'm made!! I hate being...
    DeeDee32 DeeDee32 31-35 4 days ago

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    I'm a single mom of an 11th grader. I met the most wonderful guy who happens to be a father of 3. He has a 19, 15, & 12 year old. The 19 year old lives on her own. This guy...
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    Yeah, Im a stoner. I have no problem telling people that I am, but I hate being sterotyped against. Just because I smoke doesnt mean I dont have a job. I intern for a world...
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    Why can't people stay home when they are sick? They have to come to work and spread their germs! For their selfish acts now I'm sick! I hate being sick! I haven't been sick for...
    WhoIsLiz WhoIsLiz 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    I hate being desperate for love but it is such a great feeling. I wish I never had that first relationship so that I wouldn't have to deal with this ****
    Pain1374 Pain1374 18-21, M Mar 19

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    I hate being me. My husband died of ALS, Lou Gherigs disease, and has been rotting in the ground for almost 3 years. He abused me and didn't help me in my hour of need. I now have...
    justmealaone justmealaone 56-60, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    I feel like every one is using me for something I hate being used
    nadirah96 nadirah96 16-17, F Mar 26

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    I really do hate being judge by people but somehow I always end up not caring about it or even pay attention about it since I don't wake up everyday to please everyone nor look...
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    I hate being sick I can never do anything
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    I hate being so tall. Most of my friends my age are shorter and I look like a giant. I have only two older friends who are taller and they are male! So that doesn't really count
    Diana14R Diana14R 18-21, F Apr 5

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    Me and my boyfriend were going through a rough patch and I missed him a lot. Most people say young people cant be in love and most of the time I agree but I love this guy to bits...
    courtneytaylor courtneytaylor 13-15, F Apr 5

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    I hate being ignored especially by the person I really like and care for. I know I sometimes I can be annoying I think but I think you should just tell me instead of me loving you...
    iloveyoutooboo iloveyoutooboo 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    I Hate Being a Teenager But I still kinda Like it .
    yoyo526 yoyo526 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I love attention, so I hate when I don't get it, especially from the people I love most, I like being the center of everything and people rely on me. I like being the one who's...
    mrij mrij 22-25, F Mar 30

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    All right, I know people come on here to either wine, or try to think about nothing but sunshine and rainbows...no offense, being positive and hopeful is good for moral.... but i...
    Dayzdreamer Dayzdreamer 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I have never felt beautiful in my entire 19 years. A few years ago, my cousins who I have always been close to told me I was ugly. I felt really horrible and my self-esteem...
    willneverbepretty willneverbepretty 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I have been lively lately, maybe they hate it. If they don't want to talk to me, well, I'd leave them to their own devices.
    alfredsvent alfredsvent 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 18

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    But sometimes I understand it, even though I don't do it myself, apart from by keeping silent and I've never been certain if that counts (drat my dodgy moral compass). I don't like...
    Brangwen Brangwen 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I'm 15 5"8 I got to school full of short girls , mainly all of my friends are short. I'm starting to have low self esteem about my self I'm taller then everyone in my class. The...
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    I just hate the feeling of when I'm with a friend or someone I care about and they have to leave for any reason...I start to feel very heartbroken, though I don't show it on the...
    SarahBear907 SarahBear907 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    What the **** is wrong with me why do people hate me so much even my twin sister hates me why am I so unlikeable
    nadirah96 nadirah96 16-17, F Mar 26

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    I hate how my sister is trying to use me to get to my boyfriends money that's bullshit I hate when she does this she will never see a penny of his money
    nadirah96 nadirah96 16-17, F Mar 26

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    At times I really hate it. Accepting myself for who I was changed my life, but at the same time I'm scared of being this way for the rest of my life. I can't force myself to be...
    Rayonkier Rayonkier 18-21, F Mar 31

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    Ran out of room for being stabbed in my back, now haters are jabbing at my sides twisting their blades. some of these wounds weren't meant to heal But every time they send me to...
    AngelaBelievesInLove AngelaBelievesInLove 22-25, F Apr 4

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    What I hate overall about being a "step parent" is the fact that all I really equate to is a wallet.
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