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I Just Want to Sleep

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    Insomnia

    with insomnia, sleep is next to impossible.
    monsterwithinme monsterwithinme 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 8, 2011

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    There is housework to do

    and I can't bring myself to get out of bed. I've done stuff today already. I'm not tired but I want to be. I just want to sleep for hours and hours.
    beaisforbliss beaisforbliss 18-21, F Jun 29, 2014

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    JonnyBurrows10 JonnyBurrows10 18-21, M Feb 27, 2014

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    I woke up sick today.

    I lost my voice. I hope it doesn't get worse. But I just want to sleep. I had a long day but I feel like I have so much homework to do. I feel behind. It sucks because of the classes I'm taking I have to write two research papers and I need to add more it's due in less than two...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F Feb 6, 2014

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    I can never sleep well. I always wake up randomly during the night. I also can't sleep unless i'm really cold, but i still have to have a blanket or two on me. I also have to be...
    white701 white701 18-21, M 6 hrs ago

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    I don't own one pair of sleep wear. It's always been sleeping naked for me. You sleep much better without clothes, it makes you feel free and comfortable against the sheets. My mum...
    Milkytitsmum Milkytitsmum 26-30, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Is anyone else awake ? ...maybe I should give up sleeping tonight & just get up & make coffee.
    Tim12961 Tim12961 51-55, M 10 hrs ago

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    Is your name sirens cuz I'm sleeping with you tonight.
    BrokenInnocence BrokenInnocence 13-15, F 6 hrs ago

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    Last night I experienced something that I hope to be sleep paralysis. I hope it to be sleep paralysis because I would not want to accept the reality that comes with that of it not...
    gabrielle1722 gabrielle1722 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 6

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    I am writing this incase anyone else finds themselves in a similar situation . . . Please do not worry about me, I have been free of this relationship for 7 years now. I am a lot...
    elimarie7 elimarie7 31-35, F Dec 31, 2014

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    I am writing this incase anyone else finds themselves in a similar situation . . . Please do not worry about me, I have been free of this relationship for 7 years now. I am a lot...
    elimarie7 elimarie7 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    So I went in for a sleep Study last night. My doctor wanted me to do a sleep study because I have episodes of waking up due to not breathing. I arrived at the hospital and it Was...
    LadyTShay LadyTShay 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I sleep in every single class, even my favorite ones, for about half the period or even more. I sleep pretty early around 11 now, plus the sleep I get from first period and up...
    jennkiminii jennkiminii 16-17, F Jan 19

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    I want to share a true story with u all. Once my friend and i had planned to visit a nearby village during our school holidays. I must to tell u all that my friend is a very...
    RichardxParker RichardxParker 18-21, M Jan 2

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    I really want to go on a road trip again. My last road trip was pretty fun. Here's how it went; So me and my family rented a minivan (Dodge Grand Caravan), and my dad decided to...
    BoredReality BoredReality 18-21, M Jan 4

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    Last night I was having this really vivid dream. It was night time and I was in a garden by a river and it was snowing. I had a hairless cat and it was either a French Bulldog or a...
    Khaleesi92 Khaleesi92 22-25, F Jan 10

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    My body wishes, each time I sleep, to be asleep for around 12-16 hours. I'll then only be awake for around 12 hours and sleep again. Ideally my body always wants to be asleep...
    JackTheDon JackTheDon 18-21, M 4 Responses Jan 19

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    Hey, I'm 18, male, and I have a sleeping habit which I think is, well, weird. I have ADHD as well as Asperger's syndrome, and I don't usually have many friends. I try to foot in...
    ReplacedAxe ReplacedAxe 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    Does anyone have sleep apnea software to monitor their sleep data through their PC at home? I am using a vpap and am having a really hard time adjusting from auto vpap to vpap...
    True2myHeart True2myHeart 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I started having sleep paralysis when I was a senior in high school. the first time I will never forget, was the most terrifying thing to me. I woke up in that state and felt...
    gnove0865 gnove0865 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    I have trouble sleeping. Mostly because I think too much. When I do get tired and sleep, I wish to sleep more than the normal hours. When my eyes open, signaling that I'm alive, I...
    feint30 feint30 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Separate beds My boyfriend is a super light sleeper and his body also twitches a lot. He tosses & turns, overheats and just can't sleep. So He sleeps in another bed. I respect...
    AsteriasAura AsteriasAura 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 1

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    i lay aging in my bed think about myself and cant sleep , i cry now for 2 hours and Start cut my arms and hope the pain let me sleep i want to die so much no sleepless nights more...
    jassikitty jassikitty 18-21, F Jan 18

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    this tends to happen when I am at work. I work the night shift and at times I am so sleepy that I try and catch a quick nap on my lunch break. the most recent sleep paralysis I...
    alozo562 alozo562 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    I can't sleep because I'm excited for tomorrow. I'll be at home alone with my sister. I won't have my guardian breathing down my neck. I really hate her. I don't think i'll sleep...
    ImYourLady ImYourLady 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    For some reason, since the thoughts are just flowing into my mind I want to share this fond memory of my childhood out to everyone who reads this. I want to hear the noise of me...
    Dictatorse Dictatorse 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 4

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    I sleep too much! I hate that I'm not a go getter no more. I'm experienced, degreed intelligent but all I want to do is shut out the world because of fear of rejection. I sleep 12...
    toniyl toniyl 36-40, F 5 Responses Jan 5

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    I cant sleep next to my snoring husband. This is day three no sleep. He gets mad at me if i nicely ask him to roll over. he gets mad if i sleep in another room. I have explained...
    SweetD03 SweetD03 26-30, F Jan 7

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    How many times do we complain of not having good day just because we miss the train or we could not get enough sleep. We are so lucky that we have money to travel. There's people...
    dezeena dezeena 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    i have sleeping problems. so i often think i wish i could sleep more.. now i'm really depressed. i hate night time. i have to go to hospital to get the result of cancer on 7th...
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 4

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    yeah, mostly I wear shorts or a track for sleeping. I want to know wat others wear while sleeping! XD
    priyadharshan0 priyadharshan0 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 23

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    I'm extremely sleep deprived and I think I almost had a psychotic break. I can barely keep my eyes open and yet feel wide awake. I just got so irrationally angry at my boyfriend...
    mermaidlady mermaidlady 31-35 1 Response 1 day ago

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    God help me. There are so many things weighing down on me. I just want to sleep and get away , please. Everything is **** already, this is the only thing I can have to ease me yet...
    Futuristic122 Futuristic122 16-17, F Jan 2

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    i sleep naked.... y do need to wear those pj or nightie... its so relaxing sleeping without clothes.
    wife4uall wife4uall 26-30, F 12 Responses Jan 2

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    I got it tonight and have had it in the past too. Its really horrible. Sometimes its for the most part of a few hours, sometimes less. I hardly sleep and has been 1hr last few...
    stargirl58 stargirl58 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 3

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    I suffered from sleep paralysis since the age of 5. I was terrified of it but eventually realized that it was just one step before astral travel and learnt to accept it and in fact...
    lostsoul84 lostsoul84 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    Well me and my boyfriend were on the phone the other night and he had me take my clothes off and after we got off the phone I decided to sleep naked it was weird then in the...
    cutedimplesxx cutedimplesxx 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I actually love resting or sleeping i sleep more then a regular person probably but dont get me wrong i wake up early to go to school but i sleep after i come back home or...
    thehman731 thehman731 16-17, M Jan 12

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    I am always the first to run to bed, like around 10 to 11 pm , I am already in bed, but since last year it's been hell trying to catch some sleep, I got to bed at 10 or 11 and...
    shuga15 shuga15 22-25, F Jan 18

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    Mostly it takes 2 hours for me to get to sleep. I don't even do anything just laying in bed but the sleep wont come quick. I have had a good nights where less than 5 min i will be...
    mrvr mrvr 18-21, F Jan 18

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    Well as you may know I sleep too much. I still sleep too much maybe not up to 14 hours any more yeah! But still much. So I'm going to try to set a goal to decrease my sleep...
    toniyl toniyl 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 19

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    I am have many different kinds and every night that is what I wear to go to sleep in. I love footy pjs because they are comfy warm and soft. If you want to be comfy when you go to...
    Sarahismygirlname Sarahismygirlname 13-15, T 1 Response Jan 19

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    methadone can cause sleep apnea also. i was able to get a new mask, switch the headstrap, make a nose cushion, use a different pillow & have a solid cleaning routine for my face...
    True2myHeart True2myHeart 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 22

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    I have a crazy sleep Patton some times i might go without sleep for a couple of days and other times i will be only able to sleep during the day meaning i am up most nights when...
    scottishlostsoul scottishlostsoul 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I am so sick of this, I can't fall asleep till 7am, sometimes even 8.. and I just want to sleep normally again.. I've always had this problem but now it's just getting in the way...
    fastlife22 fastlife22 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Beware what the night beholds !I lay down in the comfort of my bed but with fear. Can't close my eyes for fear of the nightmare creeping up on me. I am so tired, so sleepy but I...
    SilverLeviathan SilverLeviathan 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago