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I Perfer to Daydream Sometimes to Real Life

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    Who Am I Kidding?

    I prerfer daydreaming ALL THE TIME to real life lol Daydreaming is the best! You can imagine anything and everything you could ever want in real life, so of course I prefer that! Lol
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 16, 2013

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    Living In a Dream...constantly...

    As a very small child apparently I learned to cope through fantasy. Movies, books, daydreaming. It went from a mild coping mechanism, to how I view and deal with life as an adult. I've often felt completely ashamed and embarrassed that I have 'imaginary friends' as this just was...
    azurej azurej 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 15, 2009

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    They Are Taking Over!!!

    I day dream any chance I get. Even when i'm in conversations, working, driving is the big one. Shoot I even "act them out" to an extent. I'm probably crazy. The odd thing is i don't day dream about realistic things. Most of my day dreams are futuristic movie ish type of day...
    pril79 pril79 31-35, F 4 Responses Oct 19, 2012

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    Avoid Real Life For a While

    The harsh reality of real life sometimes you just don't want to cope with, so, I daydream to get away from it all. The worries and so forth can be put to bay for a while as you enjoy what you can.
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 27, 2007

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    Day Dreaming Habit

    I started spending all my time day dreaming through the summer of 7th grade. It all started when I became lonely and all I did was watch anime, and listen to music. Just watching anime wasn't enough for me though, it turned into my own fantasies, and I would dream all day about...
    Embracing Embracing 18-21, F Oct 30, 2012

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    Daydreaming Constantly

    Hello! I love to daydream,and a lot of the time in school,I can't pay attention. This bothers me,because I actually want to learn. I enjoy daydreaming a lot,but it can be bittersweet. In Language Arts,we were reading a story,and I couldn't even pay attention. I daydream...
    smashingpumpkinsforever smashingpumpkinsforever 13-15, F Sep 20, 2009

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    But I Want To Stop It.

    Since childhood I am addicted to this habit. I am a great daydreamer. But this habit has affected me a lot in the negative way. I am trying to control it. Or better to say, I am trying to divert it in a useful way. Many times , I wake up in the morning but I don't the bed and...
    Somexyz Somexyz 26-30, M 3 Responses May 17, 2010

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    You know what's funny. I enjoy creating the chaos. I love this profile. In fact why haven't I been banned yet? I love showing what a joke your fantasies are. But most of all...
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    I wish i could be in my dreamland for ever..... and ever ...... and ever.. I wish i never have to live my real life.
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    I do sometimes. but I watch way to much ID and I'm so careful about everything. but none of the people I meet on ep are in North Carolina
    luv2pee23 luv2pee23 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 27

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    Yes, can I meet you? I need friendsšŸ©
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    I wish I had a cool ep friend who could hangout with and spend time with :(
    KittyLannister KittyLannister 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 26

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