I Hate Waking Up From An Awesome Dream

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    About two years ago, I was dreaming

    that my best friend and I were flying around on lawn chairs (those folding ones, ya know?)... high up in the clouds. Suddenly a cat appeared on my lap, and I was petting it.... then minutes later, it jumped out of my lap into nothingness. the last part of that dream was my...
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71
    41-45, M
    1 Response Dec 5, 2015

    Almost all of my dreams are just like Hollywood

    movies. You can find Sci Fi, horror, adventure and how can I forget some romance, though in b & w or maybe in sepia mode. Of course I feel bad after waking up that I have to wait for another day but nothing comes for free :p
    Rocco99 Rocco99
    26-30, M
    Jun 16, 2015

    I had the most amazing dream last night

    and it was interrupted by my little brother's horrible attempt at playing the violin 😑
    Zeurosis Zeurosis
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 17, 2015

    I dream a lot, and it's rare

    that I have a bad dream. I just hate waking up in the morning and being sad because all of my dreams are fun and awesome. I get to do so many things in my dream and when I wake up, my happiness vanishes.
    FromJennyWithLove FromJennyWithLove
    18-21, F
    Apr 5, 2015

    Ugh. The ones you think was real

    and you wake up to nothing.
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    Jun 15, 2015

    Had the best dream last night I was in the

    Forest spending time with an orangutan it is the best time I have ever had in my entire life ......the worst part definitely was waking up :(
    aus98765 aus98765
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 15, 2015

    And then I don't remmber anything

    that happened only the feeling that it was awesome and I want to write it down but can't. Then I try to fall aeslep quickly in hopes of going back in there but either I can't find sleep or it's up to get up and I can't tell my boss I didn't came to work this morning becuase I...
    Flouffy Flouffy
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 13, 2016

    I had a fun dream last night.

    A lot of things happened in it, but the best part was at the end. I apparently had magical powers. I took off running and changed into a crow. I got to fly around soar through the air. It was kind of awesome
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    9 Responses Apr 19, 2015

    I would get mad if I was awaken away from my

    dreams especially if its a good dream because I love my dreams, my dreams are something special in my life, its telling me a story and I don't like to have anyone disrupt it because I feel like writing about it sometimes and I want it to be a good story.
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000
    16-17, M
    Dec 4, 2015

    I had a dream last night

    that a cute boy who I've been crushing on for years asked me for my number
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    1 Response Sep 1, 2015

    With the big powerball going off yesterday,

    I went to sleep and had a dream that I won the lottery. Needless to say I was not happy about waking up from that one haha
    Nicholas02 Nicholas02
    26-30, M
    Jan 7, 2016

    So i had this dream where i was walking with

    this girl, we started holding hands and in this dream we had known each other for a long time. When we started to hold hands she started to get closer to me, then she just rested her head on my shoulder. I had a tingly feeling inside and it felt good, until i woke up 😐
    itsybitsyfrosty itsybitsyfrosty
    18-21, M
    Jul 14, 2015

    some dreams are worth dreaming again

    and again for sure it sets up ur day ahead . though what sucks sometimes you cant remember it what you dreamt about :)
    heretochill heretochill
    31-35, M
    Dec 3, 2015

    hahaha that moment when you try to force

    yourself back to sleep so you can see what happens next.... I have only been able to continue a dream after waking up maybe 6 times in my life!
    deleted deleted
    Nov 9, 2014

    so frustrating! last night I woke up 3 times,

    ruining an amazing dream about her. each time I rolled back over to sleep, the dream started from the beginning, not exactly the same each time, but very similar. Woke up this morning frustrated and irritated. This does not bode well for the rest of the day.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 22, 2016

    Of course I hate it, does anyone actually love

    waking up from an awesome dream? What sucks is that I always wake up right before the dream gets to the good part! It's like if you were watching an episode of a really awesome TV show that ended on a cliffhanger, and then find out right after that the show has been cancelled...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Dec 4, 2015

    I had such a great dream last night!

    I could feel myself lifting out of it, stating to wake up, and I was mentally trying hard to grab anything I could to stay in it. It was like someone ripped the roof off the house and started to vacuum everything out! Nothing I held on to helped keep me there. *sigh* it was...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 8, 2015

    I usually smoke cannabis at night,

    so I don't normally remember my dreams, but last night I had three separate dreams, I can only really remember the last one. They all seemed so lengthy, but beautiful. I wrote down the last one, and I just remember laying on the floor in this room, inches from this women, and we...
    PuckDrop PuckDrop
    22-25, M
    Jul 3, 2015

    Ugh...why must this happen?

    I've dreamed about turning into Christopher Walken and Danny Trejo on numerous occasions but sadly the transformation scene is always near the end and I usually wind up waking up from them. And with the Walken dreams, I always feel disappointed when I wake up to find it was...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    Dec 3, 2015

    This is the detailed version of the dream.

    As I was writing this down, I wanted to capture every emotion I felt and the tiniest details I could see. Nothing was spared. This is as close I could get to the raw nature of it. You know how sometimes in most dreams, you play the role of the observer? Or sometimes you just...
    freestyler605 freestyler605
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Sep 26, 2014

    When I wake up from an awesome dream I wake up

    cranky and ask why did I have to wake up during that dream. Then I have to continue it that night if I remember where I left off
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    1 Response Jul 4, 2015

    I don't always have an awesome dream

    but when I do I wake up before it's finished
    Y3Jericho Y3Jericho
    22-25, M
    Nov 4, 2014

    Life isn't as awesome

    as that dream was sometimes but you just have to look foreword to the next night and hope you dream the same dream and get further
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree
    16-17, F
    Sep 26, 2014

    Right in the middle of being on a strange

    island then all these people in animal masks started spraying me with lotion then Joe and Zoe Sugg were there and we were all itching and I had to find a magic glass... then my alarm went off...right when it was getting interesting I almost murdered somebody
    chasetheweirdo8 chasetheweirdo8
    16-17, M
    1 Response Jan 13, 2015

    Sadly I cannot recall much of my dreams

    when I wake. Many of them must have been good though as there are tell-tale signs!!
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    Jun 24, 2015

    in my dreams things were the same,

    you were the same... you were loving me. i miss it and i don't know if you'll love me again. just never forget that i love you so much and i don't wanna forget you
    marymaciel marymaciel
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jul 29, 2015

    I hate waking up from an awesome dream

    especially when its a dream about someone who is no longer in your life.
    Notquitesurewhatimdoinghere Notquitesurewhatimdoinghere
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 8, 2014

    It was a super awesome dream

    but too bad I can't describe it here. I wish I had woken up atleast an hour later. Aaaagrrrrrr! :P
    Susana1985 Susana1985
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 27, 2014

    and when i wake up from them,

    i just wish to see that dream next night!!!
    Nastaran80 Nastaran80
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jun 24, 2015

    When you wake up, and the dream stops,

    right at the best part... and later you fail to remember the dream...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 2, 2014

    This happens to me all the darn time.

    It frustrates me to no end! I have such awesome and vivid dreams and just when I'm getting to the good part I wake up....really? I wake up only to remember certain scenes from my dreams. I wish I could finish my dreams and remember every detail.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Aug 8, 2014

    I really hate waking up

    when I'm dreaming about a very wonderful dream that I've never imagine. This is just so surreal. I don't wanna wake up tomorrow not able to open this app on my phone. But this is life. Even if you are having your awesome and adventurous dream, you will always have to wake up and...
    ThisDame ThisDame
    13-15, F
    Dec 6, 2015

    Dreams are lemon and lime.

    .. Dreams are honey and strawberry. Dreams are anchovy and chilli!
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad
    22-25, F
    Nov 22, 2014

    Being woken up from an awesome dream is like

    the sound of a record player needle skipping off of a record! Hate it when that happens.
    SailorsAngel SailorsAngel
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 12, 2015

    I totally agree, nothing worse.

    Wonder how many would pay to have their dreams programmed.
    cloudman71 cloudman71
    41-45, M
    1 Response Oct 11, 2015

    That dream I had was very cool.

    It was a trailer from The Amazing Spider-man 2. It was SO accurate, that it showed Electro saying, "So selfish", and The Green Goblin saying. "But you BETRAYED ME!!" with Spidey's suit from the movie. The colors after the trailer was suggesting that the movie would be on Starz...
    RappingAboutMyLife RappingAboutMyLife
    18-21, M
    Dec 7, 2014

    When I dream about my crush

    and something is about to happen or happening and i wake up to my mom screaming is the worst
    skeletorr7649 skeletorr7649
    16-17, M
    Jul 3, 2015

    and this has been a frustratingly common

    experience while developing dream recall, although I do achieve lucidity on occasions
    Johnny7909 Johnny7909
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jun 16, 2015

    The last couple of days my dreams have been

    amazing but I always wake up just when the good part is about to start :/
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 8, 2015

    Yeah me too. I once saw a lovely dream

    and wished it never ended and I never wake up. Alas! it ended, I opened my eyes and phew!! gone... :( So I wrote a poem in its memory and its my first poem too :)^^ I dunno whether its good or not so any suggestions will be appreciated :) So here it goes... A dream...
    miru1 miru1
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Dec 18, 2015

    The part I hate the most is

    when I wake up before the dream concludes! Sometimes I end up forgetting most of it and that is worse. Damn, I wish my reality compared to my dreams, that would be pretty cool.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 24, 2015

    I hate that moment when a dream feels

    so real then... You wake up and all of a sudden reality hits you.
    PanamanianPenguin PanamanianPenguin
    18-21, F
    Mar 28, 2015

    so my dream went a little like: I almost got

    shot 3 times well 4 and I almost got run over by a tractor and a car and I almost got killed by a doll I think and omg it scared me so much the first time I got shot at it was some drunk farmer and he broke our door and I was walking up to him and he turned around and said there...
    SSxREAPERx1998 SSxREAPERx1998
    18-21, M
    Mar 12, 2016

    I hate it because I very rarely have them.

    So when I do, I'd appreciate if I could finish it.
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 2, 2014

    So last night I dreamed

    that the members of a band I like moved in with me. It was going great, eventually for some reason we had to walk down a staircase that ended up having a branching path, two members went right, me and another went strait and the others got to the ground before us. Mind you this...
    Metalgamer Metalgamer
    16-17, M
    Oct 21, 2015

    Especially when it's like sometimes you want to

    happen, or it leaves it at a cliff hanger and you are just like what the hell. Take me back.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 14, 2015

    "It's hard to say that I'd

    rather stay awake when I'm asleep because everything is better as it seems when I fall asleep" -owl city
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 23, 2016

    because so seldom I do dream,

    most of the time it's a weird dystopian cluster of scenes, but when a dream is semi lucid it's just so damn epic you never wanna awake...
    foolishwiseguy foolishwiseguy
    26-30, M
    Oct 24, 2015
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