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I Love Naps

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    Naps...Yay!!!

    I am an individual who could go for a nap daily.  I love to get out and about and shop, play games, but somewhere during the day, I like to just close my eyes and relax.  Daydream and enjoy the piece.
    lifeawaits lifeawaits 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 31, 2008

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    A Favorite

    There is nothing better than a really good, restful afternoon nap with a cool pillow and a warm blanket.  I could go for one right now.
    CuriosityKitten CuriosityKitten 31-35, F Jul 6, 2008

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    I Love It Any Time, Any Where, But Only With My Favorite.

         My favorite one is so easy to snuggle with. I absolutely just melt into the softness, Wrap my arms around and I never hear Any complaints.  When I'm there I can Feel free to laugh or feel free to cry. I can nap anytime & anywhere with my...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 16 Responses Dec 30, 2008

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    You know you had a good nap

    when you wake up and there's drool going down your chin.
    Marquie Marquie 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    A Break

    having a long day working running errands maybe just dealing with family friend or life stuff taking a short nap makes your day better your mind can race blindly for awhile you just rest sleep relax i love to take naps
    pipsqeek pipsqeek 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 18, 2013

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    Heaven

    yesterday i did some yardwork. worked at my own pace, a slow pace, like an old one legged man pace, but i did get the job done. afterwards i was tired, but a good kind of tired, not the tired of a foolish young man who stayed out all nite tomcatting and than feeling sorry for...
    leosdisciple leosdisciple 51-55, M Mar 9, 2012

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    About to have a nap now.

    Only got 4 hours of sleep last night. Now time to have a nice nap while cuddling with my favorite pillow
    LilNeko LilNeko 13-15, F Jun 12

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    The 20 Minute Catnap

    I love naps but in my experience is that if I nap too long it will make me feel even more tired when I get up.  A timed 20 minute catnap is the perfect nap for me.  I feel so refreshed when i lay down for 20 minutes.  I usually don't take naps because I sleep so much when I am...
    chrismark61 chrismark61 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 9, 2012

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    analisalane analisalane 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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    A Fave Hobby

    I work full-time, go to school full-time, socialize almost full-time, spend  quality time with family... definitely full-time... So whenever I can, I steal naps. Then I feel refreshed afterwards!
    Reira Reira 26-30, F 3 Responses May 2, 2008

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    I don't know what it is,

    but squeezing in a nap whenever I can is so refreshing to me. sleeping and resting relaxes me and clears my mind. Almost like a reset button! Naps are best when I have a busy day and have time to just lay down, unwind and be at peace for a bit! I am a huge fan of naps :)
    Anxiousgirl13 Anxiousgirl13 18-21 Sep 4

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    Does This Happen 2 U?

    After work yesterday I passes out. I guess it was such a great sleep that when I woke I looked at the time and it said 7. I was like "oh *******. I got 10 mins to get ready n go to work!" I stumbled out of bed, nearly falling, to race into the bathroom. I opened my bedroom door...
    mrspurrpink mrspurrpink 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 27, 2013

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    I Need Them!

    I have to be up at 5am for work so I often need a little nap when I've finished just to revitilise myself! The only problem is that when I have a nap I tend to nap too long, then I can't sleep at night!
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2008

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    Naps ?

    Naps ? I take that *falls asleep after typing what she had to type* ._.
    ConfuseGrass ConfuseGrass 13-15, F Oct 9, 2013

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    So Refreshing

    I don't have the good fortune to take naps all the time, not because I'm so busy, but because it's usually so hard for me to actually close my eyes and rest a bit. I feel like I'm missing life if I take a break for a second.  Whenever I do attempt a nap, I end up lying in that...
    Cryssy1980 Cryssy1980 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 29, 2013

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    SarahHammond15 SarahHammond15 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    I Did It

    It's been a long week.  Late nights, here until 9.  Back here by 7 the next morning.  And this job is exhausting to begin with.  To add to the fun, I am on a dose of antibiotics to knock back a little something that is keeping me from feeling my best.  Didn't get to eat this...
    laynemeyer laynemeyer 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 21, 2011

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    Naps

    I love naps mostly pm cool days with the windows open and a breeze blowing over me. I love naps on the beach with the sounds all around me, kids playing, the waves crashing and a radio in the distance. I love naps at my parents house while my mom cooks dinner and my dad talks to...
    hopekline hopekline 51-55, F 1 Response Aug 14, 2012

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    When I Get the Chance...

    Who doesn't love a nap?? It's good for your body, mind and soul.  I'm going to take one right after I smoke this..... nitey nite ; )
    notjustamom30 notjustamom30 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 30, 2009

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    I Love Them, Though They Don't Work For Me.

    I love taking naps, even though I can't really ever sleep while taking one. I love them because the only time I take them is with my girlfriend who, because of work, has to be up at around 5 am every work day. So when she comes home in the evening, she's usually pretty drained...
    mistakenstrangers mistakenstrangers 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 14, 2011

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    I Don't Get Them Very Often...

    but I wish I could come home every day and lie down for an hour... ...that sounds SO good to me... but one of two things is likely to happen... ...I'll be disturbed with phone calls and/or texts and will never get to sleep, even if i don't answer or respond (yes, I could turn...
    OMGitsRiley OMGitsRiley 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 1, 2012

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    Zzzzzzzzzzz

    zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz.................................
    leosdisciple leosdisciple 51-55, M Mar 9, 2012

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    Nom Nom Nom

    What the hell is with the title? Oh I really have no idea at all. I'm just really bored and really sleepy. So nom nom nom it is. I'm stuck here for another half an hour and I'm just going to go home. No point in hanging around. I could stay and get paid or I could go home and...
    Khilaren Khilaren 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2009

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    I Love My Job, Too

    today, i finally did it. lunch time rolled around and food didn't sound nearly as appealing to me as did the idea of a nap. ever since i discovered that the doors to my office lock from the inside, the idea of pulling them closed and catching a few winks in the middle of the day...
    WoobieTuesday WoobieTuesday 36-40, F 35 Responses Jun 30, 2011

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    Spooning With Girlfriend

    I picked up my girlfriend from work. It was shaping up to be just another Friday. We got something to eat and went to her apartment. We watched TV for awhile. She said we were going to take a nap together after NCIS was over. About fifteen minutes later we headed for her bedroom...
    2029Wren 2029Wren 46-50, M Nov 4, 2012

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    Naps

    I like taking naps. It feels good to finally express that publicly. I feel as though a great weight has been lifted from me. Anyway, after expending all that energy writing, I'm a bit tired...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 24, 2012

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    Naptime For Me........

    is when my kids take a nap. I love sleeping while they sleep, even if I should be cleaning house, doing laundry or whatever else needs to be done around the house.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 14, 2011

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    I Love Napping

    When I'm at work on am, I just felt sleepy.All I wanna do is sleep again.I wanna sleep more. but I can'tOn pmI try to take a napbut my head is aching after nappingGoshwhat a headachehahahaha
    friendlycat friendlycat 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 16, 2011

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    I Need A Nap!

    I've worked hard today and am really tired. going to listen to my iphone and fall asleep :) hope you all get a nap today..
    mama12345678 mama12345678 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2013

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    Drifting Off to Sleep

    i love the feeling of drifting off to sleep. i love when i am really tired and reality stars to merge with dream and your thoughts spin into strangeness. wehn you realsie its happening you are awake, but for the briefest of moments you get an experience of floating and...
    redgone redgone 31-35, M 6 Responses Apr 22, 2008

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    Sleeping My Life Away

    I love naps. Always have. It just presents me with a problem, seeing the amount of time I spend sleeping and napping. I am sleeping my life away. Naps may be very enjoyable, but I don't want to wake up 50 years from now wondering where all the time has gone. It just feels like...
    Lullacus Lullacus 22-25, F May 13, 2013

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    I had the greatest nap.

    Slept like the dead. But now I hafta go to the store but when I get back....I'm gonna try again. Sleep is my favorite thing.
    ZombieBaitMaiden ZombieBaitMaiden 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 16

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    Napping In The Parking Lot

    my nap yesterday was so nice. i took the shuttle back to my truck after lunch. i jumped in the passenger side, laid the back of the seat all the way down. slipped off my uggs, and put all the windows down to let the breeze in. i grabbed my big fluffy coat to use as a pillow. i...
    BellealaViolet BellealaViolet 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 24, 2013

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    Drifting Off

    Middle-aged, sleep-deprived, so naps are essential.Except once I went for a nap and three months later realised it was clinical depression.
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 Oct 5, 2011

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    The 20 Minute Catnap

    I love naps but in my experience is that if I nap too long it will make me feel even more tired when I get up.  A timed 20 minute catnap is the perfect nap for me.  I feel so refreshed when i lay down for 20 minutes.  I usually don't take naps because I sleep so much when I am...
    chrismark61 chrismark61 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 9, 2012

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    A Nap Can Help Us Get Rid Of Stress..

    Just now i had a super stressful day, i had so much to do, i was in a conflict with friends and then my mother was on my nerve! so much things happened today that when i entered my room all i did was stare at my ceiling and took a nap. After i woke up all the stress that i felt...
    Izaya13 Izaya13 18-21, M Mar 9, 2012

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    The Old Gray Hammock!

    Below is one of the many poems i have written.Old Gray Hammock Resting in an old grayed hammock Rocking gently in the ocean’s wind. Overlooking a lonely beach. Wishing summer would never end. Listening to the symphony in my ears Created by the waves crashing on the shore...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 6 Responses May 24, 2011

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    I have so much stuff to do.

    ..ugh...I better take a nap.
    youcthrume youcthrume 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 28

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    Refreshing

    I love to take daily naps!  By about 2:00 in the afternoon I'm starting to feel drowsy, and grumpy, so if I can I try to take a little nap.  Even if it's only for about 30-45 minutes, I wake up and I feel refreshed.  My head is clearer, my mood feels better, and it...
    keyna keyna 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 15, 2008

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    I Am Sleepy

    ohhhwhat a lazy day I'm sleepy with lesser workbetter sleep..............
    friendlycat friendlycat 26-30, F Mar 16, 2011

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