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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 22-25, F Feb 6, 2011

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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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    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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    I don't feel good enough for anything especially when it comes to relationships. My boyfriend is very successful and has a wonderful personality. I always seem to let him down...
    lesha17x lesha17x 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 8

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    This weekend my bf was out so I had the apartment to my self and my sis britany 16 y/o So I was in bed and I was a sleep when I heard someone screen so I got up and went to check...
    Shelby1998 Shelby1998 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 3

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    I really need to get more sleep, two nights in a row I've struggled to sleep ugh.......😴😴😨😨
    mysticangel40 mysticangel40 36-40, F Oct 9

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    I know I need to go to bed, but it's so hard to make that transition from the lounge to the bed and my eyes feel like they have sand in them.
    desy1 desy1 31-35, F Oct 4

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    Restless, is a bit of an understatement. I apparently can have full blown sex while I'm asleep and not remember much about it. It has gotten so bad that I have told my partner that...
    Lightandshadows Lightandshadows 31-35, M 1 hr ago

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    I'm not getting enough sleep and that's pretty terrifying because then I het bags under my eyes and i read you gain weight when you don't get enough sleep....
    xnelx xnelx 16-17, F Oct 10

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    I just can't seem to get tired enough to go to bed tonight. I'm not gonna get enough sleep to go for a morning run before school tomorrow >.> ugh. Don't want to get into bad habits...
    brookledsome brookledsome 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    I do apologize for all those who have written to me and I have not responded greatly or at all recently. I have been incredibly busy with work and family that I have not being...
    EstuaryRivers EstuaryRivers 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    It's kind of like I can't sleep ever -_- well honestly I weirdly never feel tired it seems like when I do sleep it's more like passing out from eventually pass out without knowing...
    trinidadsteph92 trinidadsteph92 22-25, M Sep 23

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    After my bf cheated on me I decided to forgive him and to work on us but ever since then I never feel like I'm good enough for him.
    jasou31 jasou31 18-21, F Sep 26

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    I try to think otherwise but it does not work. I guess I've been limiting myself a lot by not giving myself a chance with people because I don't feel I'm good enough but I just do...
    Awhiteorchid Awhiteorchid 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 4

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    I am a senior in high school. My school work is starting to ramp up. I have two AP classes which is the maximum I can take at my small school. I have a full class schedule. I have...
    Edwin96 Edwin96 18-21, M Sep 24

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    I don't think I'll ever be good enough...I'll never amount to much...I'll always just be someones option...I'll never be good enough....
    throwawaychild throwawaychild 46-50, M 2 Responses Sep 27

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    I was with this boy for almost a year...and then he told me he only wanted sex and never cared about me said all the right things said he wanted to marry me and have a family and...
    hatemylife1234 hatemylife1234 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    I never feel good about myself, and i have a psychology classes in my college, i found out i have a almost medium self esteem which is near to the low self esteem. It is weird that...
    oceanend oceanend 18-21 Oct 4

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    I never wanted to live... I'm just causing problems for everybody. I can't do anything right. I'm a failure. Now I know you don't think I can't do anything right but I'm freaking...
    alilight alilight 13-15, F 11 Responses 5 days ago

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    I've been depressed for quite awhile now I sleep pretty much all day, I'm just constantly so tired, then I feel guilty for sleeping the day away when I could have been hanging out...
    freeebird freeebird 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I haven't felt truly safe in a long time; not since I was a kid. I stress out about every little thing. I would love to have someone in my life who understands this and makes me...
    rycbar10 rycbar10 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I just wanna tell you how I'm feeling gotta make you understand... :D
    Passatguy Passatguy 22-25, M Sep 23

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    My fiancé is the perfect man and showers me with attention and compliments and he makes sure he shows me I'm his whole world. But somehow I still don't feel loved enough. This...
    Tessasanders Tessasanders 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 27

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    For the past year of college I have basically been completely and utterly in love with a girl I never even got the guts to talk to when I had class with her last fall. I noticed...
    Taylor1993 Taylor1993 18-21, M Oct 11

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    recently i tried to be the kind of lady which i hated . being aggressive ,seductive, flirtatious and eager with nasty pleasure ..i wanted to know how she feels like and how guys...
    brokenheartandlife brokenheartandlife 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    I've been suffering from a major depressive disorder for a long time, but I try and try to fight it. I realize part of it is that I don't feel I have any real place in the world...
    TXDeva TXDeva 41-45, F Oct 6

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    I honestly never feel my age. I'm 21 years old (22 in May) and I feel like I'm already in my 30's. I've felt this way since I was in high school - I felt like I matured at a faster...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 25

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    I know I will never feel love. I have sunk deep down where no girl will find me. My life is just pain I have no happiness to give, girls all have lives they all have things going...
    benjiescobar benjiescobar 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Let's see here. I am a first time mom, my son is a little over a month old. Where my husband and I live I have no friends and family lives over 2 hours away. I am so sleep deprived...
    felicia26 felicia26 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I have split up with my boyfriend who I now think is narcissist. I did research after we broke up because so many things just didn't add up. And after reading many articles and...
    pd007 pd007 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 8

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    My dad, the big tough guy that he is, always warned me about screwing up. He was raised with that sort of idea, he believed in it. Thankfully, I am an only child and his little...
    Theworldisminenow Theworldisminenow 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm going to tell you guys my perspective on how my depression came to what it is now. This is going to take a while. five years back, I was then 10/11 years old. I had a group...
    RianneK RianneK 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    It was a busy day. I ran errands from 6:30 am until 5:00 pm while my live in boyfriend worked on my roof. I am the breadwinner and he maintains the household, but given the roof...
    picadilly1970 picadilly1970 41-45, F Sep 27

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    1. She has never any information on my. I'm out in 3 years..u have 3 new computers I phones for 3 gears 2. She made 90 percent of what she heard File this fat lazy nosy bimbo...
    letslaugh123 letslaugh123 46-50, F 1 Response 24 mins ago

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    Always been this way but for a while it did get better and I even got my dreams back I've found a way but then again so much guilt from it. Then now I find I'll have to avoid a...
    Concerto Concerto 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 7

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    Well, I'm a girl, and my best friend is also a girl, just to clear that up. When we first met, I was kind of closed up. I didn't like to be touchy with people. A bunch of my...
    refusingtogiveup refusingtogiveup 18-21, F a week ago

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    Tell me about it! You care for their every need until they learn to tell you what they need. You'll spend many a sleepless night worrying where this high temperature came from. And...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm about to turn 29, I've been with my wife since I was 18. We are about to have a baby, and almost everyone around me thinks I have a great life. In truth I am absolutely dying...
    Drallab Drallab 26-30, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I feel as if I know what the true meaning of love is and what it takes to make a relationship work but I've never had a girlfriend. Idk I'd like to believe there's someone out...
    Leojaykid17 Leojaykid17 16-17, M 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I can't sleep tonight, my mind and body won't let me. I have work tomorrow and I would love to fall asleep soon, so that I'm not a zombie tomorrow!
    Lostneedsfound Lostneedsfound 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I know it sounds terrible and I sound like a monster saying this. I'm sure 99% of you guys would think so. But please help me understand why I shouldn't (or should) feel this way...
    WhoAml WhoAml 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I've experienced this twice in my life and hopefully never again. The first time I was 18 and broke up with my gf and went to visit my grandmother (just for some grandma love). She...
    Saphic33 Saphic33 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Fell in love for the first time 20 yrs ago with a man who thought I was much older than I was. I lied about my age. I really liked him but we only saw each other off and on for a...
    Ladygrey79 Ladygrey79 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 21

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    Feeling fat, ugly, and worthless again.. Here comes another sleepless night.
    Theycallherelly Theycallherelly 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 1

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    I had to put my cat to sleep this morning. I feel like I did something terrible and I am so brokenhearted. She has been sick for a while with a weeping eye and bloody nose...
    trust2love trust2love 26-30, F Oct 8

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