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I Just Want to Sleep

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    There's nothing worse

    than having insomnia... Except having it when you were just dumped. All I want to do is sleep, but I can't even manage to do that.
    JadedUnicorn JadedUnicorn 31-35, F May 15

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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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    roughly about 4 years ago ... i used to pull all-nighters and , sometimes not even want sleep, but now a days, i just love to sleep. It's hard for me to stay awake throughout the...
    lonelysoul1088 lonelysoul1088 26-30, M May 10

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    I barely get any sleep. I cry myself to sleep not wanting to face my demons. Its like I'm sleeping and they hold me down. I can't move and I can't talk or scream for help. It...
    anonomouss anonomouss 13-15, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Quite often my dreams are more interesting than real life. It feels a lot better to be asleep as well. However, it just so happens that you have to do quite a bit while awake in...
    SolaLuna SolaLuna 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    i know i have to do homework but...... i wanna sleep! >_<
    kyanitestone186 kyanitestone186 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    This bed is rick hard. *******. I'm not getting sleep tonight.
    ccm22 ccm22 22-25, F 2 hrs ago

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    i couldn't sleep the night before my GCE accounting examinations....
    amily09 amily09 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    Quindecima Quindecima 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    So, I'm not sleeping again even though I have to write a two thousand word paper, create a six page powerpoint, and take a map quiz, that all have to do with my final grade in a...
    ProcessOfBecoming ProcessOfBecoming 18-21, T 2 Responses May 7

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    JIBANKRISHNA OR DIAMOND THE HOLY GHOST AND MY DIARY OF DIVINE DREAMSIndication of starting of new phase of austerity360). 14th July, 1979. Saturday. Early morning dream: I was...
    Dipakda Dipakda 66-70, M May 10

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    I use to barely sleep. I had severe insomnia. Id sleep 3hrs at most. Lately I sleep too much. Now im sleeping 12 to 13hrs. Its broken up cause Im woken up. But still its too much...
    PhoenixRising83 PhoenixRising83 31-35, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I want to sleep because I'm lazy to do all things that I have to do but I don't want to sleep because I have to finish them... Just kill me now
    kailand12 kailand12 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    This is a work in progress, I will answer them all in time ! You can request questions to be added. 1. Who is your hero? I dont have any "known" people that are my hero, but...
    cesgensla cesgensla 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 24

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    I'm not sure I remember when it began. It could have been 15-20 years ago? The kids were young, we argued all the time. Seemed we were on the brink of divorce. H moved into the...
    Colormevibrant Colormevibrant 46-50, F 5 Responses Apr 25

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    I have a really, really, really bad habit of calling ppl in the middle of the night when I can't sleep. I feel so bad afterwards bc it's extremely rude to disturb someone's sleep...
    ConfusedInCollege ConfusedInCollege 22-25, F 1 Response May 8

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    So I met this guy when we were 18. I kinda liked him, but I was on the fence about it, and in my snobby 18 year old wisdom, decided he wasn't worth another thought when he ditched...
    Supersyncsteph Supersyncsteph 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Truly want to. Today, I had my follow-up with my family doc due to an herniated disc and two broken vertebrae. (since 2012) and she has done everything to help me. I am on...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I had the same problem, there are some clinics that have special section for sleeping problems! You need to stay one night there! They wire up you everywhere in your body and ask...
    Sahel170 Sahel170 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 27

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    Take me to the railway line Walk me so far I can hide Tie me down and leave me there See if I can sleep through that night And if a train happens to come let's hope I can sleep...
    polarbearlove polarbearlove 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 28

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    I have had only one real job but in total I've had 2 jobs but moved around within the same job categories. I now work in Health Care, elderly care, I like it, but almost a year...
    LoveUnite LoveUnite 26-30, F May 11

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    I wish I could sleep forever. I wake up each morning feeling like I have to tolerate the world once more before I can embrace the sweet feeling of REM sleep. Despite the complex...
    BlackSeoul BlackSeoul 18-21, F 3 Responses May 11

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    Love sleeping, maybe too much. I spend ~14 hours sleeping. I know it's bad for one's health, but I can't control it! I wake up fresh like a lettuce.. It feels like that's the...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Life is a funny thing that no one requests to have. One day your existence isn't even thought of. The next day it's a possibility. Then, you're real. Day 1 We come into this...
    RedHwaiting RedHwaiting 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    First time I got SP (Sleep Paralysis) was few months ago. What is Sleep Paralysis? Sleep paralysis is a phenomenon in which a person, either falling asleep or awakening...
    xAnnaa xAnnaa 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    i cant do anything. i cant study so my grades suck this term. i cant read. i cant focus on something. because i feel like i have no energy. i waste my time doing nothing. i just...
    butterbeer101 butterbeer101 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    Need to sleep, want to sleep, but cannot sleep. Eh!
    RebekahWriter13 RebekahWriter13 31-35, F Apr 30

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    When I was a young teenager I started to sleep naked because I was a sleepwalker, and I always undressed during night, and I woke up naked. I sleepwalked several times a week, so...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 4

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    I lay under my quilt . its dark , so peaceful . it feels safe . in my dreams i can escape the reality of how i really feel . i dont have to pretend . I dont have to come to the...
    devilgirl123zombie devilgirl123zombie 16-17, F 2 Responses May 5

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    I'm a very healthy person however i have sleep apnea the way they put it was odd, when i'm on my side apparently i stop breathing more actually. And when i'm on my back i breath...
    DriftingLeaf DriftingLeaf 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I know i have it from my father. Any time of day, he'll fall asleep while watching TV or reading a book, or just anywhere comfortable. I used to always fall asleep on public...
    ThinkingCat ThinkingCat 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 28

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    There's just too much going through my head right now, and I've been remembering my nightmarish dreams these past few nights. I want the static to go away. I wanna sleep. I've only...
    dontyouunderstand dontyouunderstand 18-21 Apr 27

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    How to Really Overcome Insomnia and Pain No Risk? (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4240) Lack of sleep is known to trigger an inflammatory response in your body, and...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M Apr 29

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    I'm not unhappy. But lately I'm always exhausted. Even when I get sleep it still never feels like enough. I haven't seen a Dr. so maybe I should double check but I love sleeping...
    LUzunov LUzunov 18-21, F 1 Response May 1

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    Yesterday morning Sleep Paralysis struck me again. I haven;t had in in awhile, so it got me by surprise. I took a 4 hour nap before. From 17:00 to 21:00. I stayed up until 5:00...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 1 Response May 3

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    Another night. I had one successful night where I got lots of sleep and my batteries haven't discharged yet! So I've fallen down the EP rabbit hole. Wow, there's a lot of strange...
    omgwut omgwut 41-45, M 1 Response May 4

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    I'm stopping at 60 or 50 lol. 1) I'm allergic to any food or drink that's purple. 2) I was a smiling baby when I came out the womb (no joke) 3) I have one brother and two...
    n0ah n0ah 13-15, M 4 Responses May 11

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    Seriously I want to sleep!!!! I get an average sleep of only 4hrs!!! Damn all my homework and school!!!
    AnnaNicoleson AnnaNicoleson 16-17, F 1 Response May 12

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    each night i lay in my bed as thoughts you fill my head the covers try to keep me warm but they never feel like the warmth of your arm i close my eyes trying to force a dream...
    krystlister krystlister 26-30, M May 12

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    It's not that I'm not sleeping. I'm sleeping but I'm restless. I use my Fitbit to track my sleep and according to it - I could be in bed for 10 hours and 9 of those hours is me...
    lilabnormal lilabnormal 18-21, F 3 days ago

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