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I Never Feel As If I Got Enough Sleep

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    Last Night

    Last night, I got no sleep.My thoughts kept me up.I hate that. Being confused sucks.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 18-21, F Feb 6, 2011

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    Im Always Tired

    For some reason I cant sleep alone very well, an empty bed is not my friend. My bf and the love of my life works 3rd shift now so I cant sleep unless Im totally wore out, even at that I usually only get 2-4 hrs of sleep a day so Im always draging my feet. Its really hard to get...
    angelzevil angelzevil 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 12, 2010

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    Never Enough

      I got up early for many years of my life. For the last few years I have slept odd hours, and sometimes get 10 hours, sometimes 5, sometimes 7, but it never feels like enough after I get up. I always want to curl back up on my warm pillows when I make the bed, and not...
    LeisaWolf LeisaWolf 51-55, F 2 Responses Mar 4, 2010

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    Same Story Every Day Of My Life...

    I go to bed too late, and get up too early... one time last month, I spent 27 hours straight on EP After a few weeks, I was sleeping in 4 hour shifts... One thought I won't have on my death bed is: I wish I had slept more ;)
    AlternateSource AlternateSource 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 4, 2010

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    Too Much Sleep

    I used to only get six hours of sleep for years and sometimes less. I was fine with it. I then started working and I was hardly ever sleeping. All I did was work and when I wasn't working someone always wanted to hang out or do something so I would only sleep an hour here and...
    shellzz shellzz 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23, 2013

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    today will be my third sleepless night in a row
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    It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.-Marilyn Unfortunately she was portrayed...
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    I don't know why, but anytime I approach a guy or a girl I always end u getting turned down because I'm not attractive enough... I'm starting to feel very hopeless. . .
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    Longest day going on 20 hours of no sleep. Talk about insomnia huh. I think I will rest now
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    I feel like everyone thinks so, including myself. Boys don't think I'm pretty, nor does my mom, my grandmother, or my friends. I feel so gross! 😣
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    I lost 5 lbs just by being stressed and depressed... Yay?
    Emilia330421 Emilia330421 22-25, F 8 hrs ago

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    Im tired but my thoughts keep me awake.
    eeeosborne eeeosborne 13-15, F Jul 11

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    its 5am i must have insomnia
    eeeosborne eeeosborne 13-15, F Jul 16

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    december789 december789 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I always seem to be the first to go to someone when something is going on, but I just never get the samething in return. Or I never feel no one can ever for once can make me feel...
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    I couldn't sleep as woke up at 6 am and slept like 4 hours or less as kept waking up and sleeping in these few hours. I hate this as my mood gets so bad and just my mind wander and...
    Egyptianguy34 Egyptianguy34 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 18

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    When I'm cold I can control my nerves or something like that I can make myself warm, vice versa when I'm hot! I found out recently I can do the same in a room. Someone will say...
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    I tell the truth over here as i don't want anyone to feel like i am avoiding them or ignoring any... Please as no one knows what i feel or how i feel when know that i broke someone...
    Egyptianguy34 Egyptianguy34 31-35, M Jul 12

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    I can never apologize enough for every mistake I make. Just like I can never thank one enough for every kind act they do for me.
    Diana14R Diana14R 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    ha ha ha h this is truly me , i will never be good enough . no matter how smart or fit i become . No matter how many good deeds i do . I shall always be bellow ha ha
    Aniceguyforyou Aniceguyforyou 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 13

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    I know ill never be good enough for anyone. ill never be anyones first second or even tenth choice. But it still hurts knowing that im not worth anyones time effort or love
    nevergoodenough98 nevergoodenough98 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I will never be good enough for anyone...and I'm okay with that
    loveisgrand loveisgrand 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    He left for uni. The last time I see him its maybe one or two weeks ago, on a Friday. The last time I ever see him face to face. I tried to stay in contact with him. But he seems...
    yomy1603 yomy1603 18-21, F Jul 22

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    Just like three days grace says. Pain without love. Pain can't get enough. Pain I like it rough cause id rather feel pain than nothing at all. Could you imagine never feelingl...
    holehearted79 holehearted79 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 2

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    yetanotherhuman yetanotherhuman 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    schemily03 schemily03 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 8

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    Like i feel i should sleep but.... Nahh
    trombonegurl trombonegurl 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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