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I Need a Lot of Sleep

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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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    If I Don't...

    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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