I Like Going Back To Sleep After Waking Up

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    That's why my alarm is set 3 times at 15 min

    intervals. First, to subconsciously dismiss. Second, to debate whether I have compelling reasons to wake up or excuses not to. Third, to panic.
    wiredwolf wiredwolf
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Dec 19, 2013

    Sleeping At The Morning

    I actually set my alarm on purpose a little bit earlier than the real time I should wake up at, it rings, I wake up and take a nap! Such an amazing feeling at the morning! I know this is weird, but it gives me pleasure to sleep after waking up plus I know myself that anytime I...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 15, 2013

    Sometimes It's Even Preplanned

    It's not unusual for me to set half a dozen alarms for myself to wake up. Part of that is due to how much trouble I have waking in the morning, but part of it isn't. I like to use a few seconds of wakefulness while still in the grasp of sleep to encourage vividity in my dreams...
    mononoaware mononoaware
    26-30, M
    Oct 20, 2012
    jungleorfeedslashtroll jungleorfeedslashtroll
    18-21, M
    1 Response Sep 18, 2014

    Sometimes The Second Sleep Is More Enjoyable N Relaxing

    but I can not eat and fall back to sleep without feeling very ill with milk products ... and some other foods.
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    May 31, 2012

    Snow Day

    I saw as a kid when my schools name was called. I was nothing but in pure bliss to crawl under those warm sheets again and sleep away. Back then I had no bad dreams only hope for future. Sleep was a friend.
    deleted deleted
    Dec 17, 2012

    Seriously, the blanket is warm

    and cozy. Right when I leave the bed I seem to get the feeling of north wind coming at me out of nowhere. I don't wanna waste the warmth of my bed :-(
    aokigahara29 aokigahara29
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 22, 2014

    Oh Snooze. How I Love You...

    I actually regularly set two alarms - one to wake me up initially that I can turn off and one to get up to. So if I have to be up at 7:30am say, then my first alarm goes off at 7:00 and my second at 7:30 (or sometimes 7:25, so I can get that one last snooze in)
    Elpis2012 Elpis2012
    26-30, F
    Jun 15, 2012

    Lazy Me...

    Yes, after being awake for a few mins. I go back to sleep. During weekdays, when I wake up, I would check the time, ( thinking I can manage to get myself ready for work within just a few mins,), I'd close my eyes and sleep again. Well, I usually end up, late for my work (because...
    Malikhain Malikhain
    26-30, F
    Apr 14, 2012


    I have fibromyalgia so yea I always want to go back to bed
    Glassgrrl Glassgrrl
    31-35, F
    Dec 6, 2012

    Sleep Again

           Hey............" wake up and go to sleep!! "  
    56-60, T
    1 Response Jul 4, 2012

    Never, under any circumstances,

    take a sleeping pill and a laxative on the same night lol
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 2, 2014

    There are few things more satisfying

    than waking up, giving a giant **** YOU to the world, and then curling up and going back to sleep c:
    WatchOutItsKyle WatchOutItsKyle
    18-21, M
    Feb 11, 2014

    The Warmth Of My Bed...

    There's nothing better than waking up on a cold day to your alarm clock going off for the 15th time that morning. You hit the snooze button one more time, flip your pillow over to the cold side, find that cozy warm spot in your bed and fall back to asleep for 9 more minutes of...
    RamblingThoughts RamblingThoughts
    31-35, M
    Nov 5, 2012

    Birds. Maybe that's what is wrong in the world.

    When I fall asleep I plan on staying asleep, not waking up to a million chirping winged creatures. Not only am I awakened by them, they insist on keeping me awake. Do you hear me god? Birds were a mistake! SO TAKE THEM BACK!
    lostfollower lostfollower
    18-21, F
    Apr 27, 2014

    Must Be What It Feels Like When You Ascend Into Heaven

    One morning when I was in high school my alarm clock went off a little over one hour too early. I can't remember why that happened, only the vague recollection that it did. I hated waking up too early, since I couldn't relax enough to get back to sleep, knowing my alarm would...
    UnderEli UnderEli
    46-50, M
    Nov 29, 2012


    Going back to sleep after waking up too early for work is a disaster! You fall back into a deep sleep and can barely get up. To top it off, your more tired all day then if you just got up in the first place!
    Brandi5 Brandi5
    26-30, F
    Nov 6, 2013

    The best feeling in the world is

    when you wake up and just can go straight back to sleep.
    cherche cherche
    Jun 2, 2014


    I love the ability to go back to sleep after waking up - its so decedent - it means that I am either on holiday or its the weekend.  I love the ability to turn over, snuggle further under the blankets, turn the pillow over so that I have the cold side against my cheek... the...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly
    41-45, F
    Jun 10, 2012

    Alarms And The Art Of Not Listening To Them

    Or, better yet, the Art of Constantly Adjusting Them. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, my first class starts at noon. So what I do is set my alarm for 7 am. Alarm rings. Adjust to 7:15. Alarm rings. Adjust to 7:30. Alarm rings...and rinse and repeat until around 8:15. I could just...
    statickandy statickandy
    18-21, F
    Sep 20, 2012

    Middle Of The Night For Me...

    I suppose most people are up or at least about to be up. Prepare for work. Happy that it's Friday. Some of us got paid, others must wait. While you early worker bees are getting the day started, it's the middle of the night for me. I have a later work schedule to accommodate the...
    LaughLoveLiveHope LaughLoveLiveHope
    26-30, F
    Oct 18, 2013

    I got a very bad habit of doing this.

    .. and every time i do this i regret it as I wake up feeling crap, groggy and it affects me all day long! But i don't know what it is... the alarm goes off and so i slightly wake up looking at the time and switch the alarm off then got that nice warm sleepy feeling so i go to...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 3, 2014


    It stresses me out not being able to do this.
    l3lackmamba l3lackmamba
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 26, 2012
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