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I Just Want to Sleep

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    3:13am ...where did my sleepy self go?

    Uhh I m gonna regret it tomorrow morning.
    headphoneson headphoneson 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2015

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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 1 Response May 15, 2015

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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 22-25, F Jun 29, 2014

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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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    If I went to sleep and never woke up,

    I'd be so happy. So I guess it's like I want to be in a coma. Only I'd never wake up, so they would pull the plug. I want to cut so bad right now, but my mom is forcing me to go swimming tomorrow, and she doesn't need to see a bunch of cuts on my arm. I'd be in so much trouble...
    crystal234 crystal234 18-21, F Jul 4, 2015

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    do you ever wish you could just feel like you

    have slept and not feel so tired? well i do lol
    sefphera sefphera 26-30, F Jun 25, 2015

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    Going to bed at 5 AM, waking up at like 12 and deciding whether or not I want to sleep until like 4 pm or get up
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    This isn't what the title makes it sound like. I am 16 and I want to be teenager because it feels like I haven't yet. I'm just wondering if anyone else feels like this - like we...
    notquitehuman notquitehuman 16-17, F 10 hrs ago

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    Nervous energy: I woke up at 4am today and couldn't keep my eyes shut, I turned over and just decided to give up the fight trying to sleep.
    DesiredUserNameandStuff DesiredUserNameandStuff 31-35, F 7 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I sleep with not just one, but about 6-10 of them at a time. They placate my loneliness, as pathetic as I might sound. It is expected of me to have left the habit of sleeping with...
    TheemopandaX TheemopandaX 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I used to wear a pair of gym shorts when I sleep, but now that I don't have a roommate anymore I've been sleeping naked every night. It much more comfortable and I've been getting...
    Randomness46 Randomness46 22-25, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Hi guys it Coskstsin. I forgot my password and was singed out so I made a new account. Let me tell you my story as a toddler teen. Even though I am now a 17 year old female I...
    coalburn coalburn 16-17, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    When awake and in reality, I already feel vulnerable and incapable to do the things I feel I want and need to do, but sleep paralysis gives that demeanor a stronger meaning. I feel...
    darniseg98 darniseg98 16-17, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    Clonazapam works like a charm in helping you fall asleep and stay asleep, especially if you have a lot on your mind. I only use it about twice a week because it is highly...
    Alleygirltoo Alleygirltoo 41-45, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I sleep with tons of stuffies, but I have a stuffed Tigger that used to go with me everywhere. Now, it still goes pretty much everywhere with me, except school. When I feel that...
    Triforce184 Triforce184 18-21, F 16 hrs ago

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    I sleep with wishbone the dog :)
    Niceguy890 Niceguy890 26-30, M 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    If there was no homework, no tests, no stress, I would get more sleep, be more happy, and overall a better person.
    BakaForSenpai BakaForSenpai 13-15, F 2 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    I apologize for the long bible I wrote here haha. I just need to write it all down somewhere. So.. most of my life and my childhood, I had no parents or family, like a lot another...
    ninacu ninacu 18-21, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    I don't fall asleep till either 5:15am or 7:30am.... I have to leave for school at 6:20.. So basically I get about an hour of sleep or don't go to school and sleep all day... My...
    T0KY0 T0KY0 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    (Lengthy post but I had to vent) I truly feel that I would be better off dead. I honestly wish I could go to sleep one night and just die in my sleep. I know men are supposed to...
    Jason947 Jason947 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I am with the love of my life. In 2002 we were good friends, then dated each other for a while, fell in love, only for us to get into a huge argument, part and go our separate...
    MartiniMagic MartiniMagic 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Sleep is a necessity and for the body and mind to function optimally, a minimum number of hours is required every night. At different times of our lives, the need changes. So let...
    valha11a valha11a 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    1. I do not believe I will finish this. 2. I am 5'2" AND THREE QUARTERS. 3. I really speak out when something feels wrong to me. 4. I'm an 'INFJ' 5. I believe looking at the world...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I fell asleep for a couple hours after supper tonight, and now that I'm up again I don't feel even a little bit sleepy. I don't know what to do. I don't want to lie down and do...
    GreatWhiteBird GreatWhiteBird 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    this only you do...filling a single moment with so many emotions! in this life there have been so many moments when i would have felt the cord of my heart tightening because i was...
    snuffal snuffal 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I like to sleep in an extra large man's T Shirt. And nothing on the bottom. Most of my sleeping T Shirts have Doctor Who themes.
    RubyRed36 RubyRed36 36-40, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was supposed to go out with a few of my girlfriends tonight, but as I should have expected, those plans fell right through. It's unfortunate because I use "the night life" as my...
    DremeJolie DremeJolie 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I remember the scariest episode I had once was in 2011,I remember I went to sleep and my bed was shaking and I think I was floating up then I was put back down? I woke up so scared...
    skyy23 skyy23 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    "Remedy" BY: Adele I remember all of the things that I thought I wanted to be So desperate to find a way out of my world and finally breathe Right before my eyes I saw, my heart...
    AwakenEdge AwakenEdge 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I live alone in a small apartment in Nevada. Last night I had one of the worst experiences I've ever had with sleep paralysis. I've experienced SP before and it's nothing new to me...
    ChloeRivers ChloeRivers 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 29

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    To be honest I sleep nude unless I have to share sleeping quarters with someone. In which case I usually opt for tank top and undies.
    Elexxa Elexxa 22-25, T 1 Response Jan 29

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    Hi I'm Wolfie :) I sleep in my drawws How many you girls sleeps naked ?
    wolffive wolffive 51-55, M 6 Responses Jan 28

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    Haven't been able to sleep to good in the past few days. I've only been going off of 1-3 hours of sleep.🙄🔫 Finally getting pretty sleepy again....Goodnight everyone! I hope...
    SouthernQueen SouthernQueen 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    Sleep paralysis is something I seriously suffer with and I don't know why it started. I am 16 years old and was diagnosed with depression and put on medication. Randomly I would...
    StephlyBoz StephlyBoz 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    Lately I've screwed my sleep schedule up royally. I used to work 12hr shifts on average, 7am to 7pm, yet my sleep schedule was healthy. I got laid off -stupid economy- and have...
    SilentRider SilentRider 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    I have had this for at least two years. Always had insomnia and higher than average need for sleep, but when I started drinking I began to sleep later to avoid the hangovers. Add...
    tophertime22 tophertime22 18-21, M Jan 25

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    I want to sleep so bad, the last few nights have been ruff with not much sleep. I wish I could get a solid 4 hours without waking up.
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