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I Need a Lot of Sleep

It's not an option... 82 People

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    I need on average, eight hours. If not, I become either hyper or reserved, depending on how sleep deprived I am.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 18, 2013

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    Sleepyhead

    I sleep a lot!! I usually go to sleep late at night, between 2 and 4 a.m. and I wake up around 2 or 3 p.m.....which is right before I have to leave for work!!! As soon as I'm home from work, I may shuffle around the house a little, but it's not long before I'm back in bed!! I do...
    Mudd357 Mudd357 22-25, F 1 Response May 20, 2010

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    This Morning

    I've been doing nothing but homework all weekend. So at 5:30am mom said Jessi get up. and kept saying get up Jessi all morning. Well I am still at home and just got up an hour ago.
    jerichojessi jerichojessi 16-17, F Jan 30, 2012

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    Heres a nice article I found about people who need validation and advice on stopping the habit. http://tinybuddha.com/blog/how-to-let-go-of-the-need-for-approval-to-start...
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    GOING CRAZY! Running out of ideas to help,too. Nothing. Good thing I don't need to be up the usual 4.30. I get to sleep in till about 8. I don't know what I'm going to do with...
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    And sleep too, I need more sleep & exercise!
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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 20

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    PeaceLover46 PeaceLover46 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 19

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