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I Should Get More Sleep

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    friendlygent friendlygent 26-30, M Feb 14

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    We will never sleep,

    because sleep is for the weak, and we will never rest , till were all f***king dead.
    iSkateboard iSkateboard 18-21 Jan 12, 2014

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    Its 1 am and I'm listening to Issues (Ruxpin

    Remix) by Escape the Fate and its keeping me up. Can't stop though its just beautiful *~* And I have to wake up at 6:30-7:30 AM. fml
    jacithepanda jacithepanda 13-15, F Jul 11, 2014

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    I must sleep. Since afternoon ive been trying

    but did not fell into sleep instead went to the zoo in this cold weather afternoon. At 8pm i was having some pains in my head, neck and shoulders and took panadol but still unable to sleep, slight convulsions occur and tolerable. Now, midnight, im still awake and febrile. I wish...
    noxicillin noxicillin 26-30, F Dec 18, 2013

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    Tips-I was not able to follow,may be it could be of help to some one out here.

    Eat right and get regular exercise Your daytime eating and exercise habits play a role in how well you sleep. It’s particularly important to watch what you put in your body in the hours leading up to your bedtime. Stay away from big meals at night. Try to make dinnertime...
    traveller139 traveller139 22-25, M 4 Responses May 21, 2013

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    I'm up right now, trying to force myself to

    stay awake even though I have work tomorrow and a **** ton of things to do!! The reason I'm trying to keep myself up right now is absolutely mad....I think sometimes I just let my mind get the better of me. And when that happens I end up like this, annoyed and awake at 1:19am...
    meshbegin meshbegin 22-25, F Sep 29, 2014

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    I'm so disappointed with myself.

    ..I just stopped crying and now it's past 1 am I'm not sleeping tonight I've been getting like 4 hours of sleep every night it's f***ing me up I just want to relax πŸ˜–πŸ˜­πŸ˜žπŸ˜«
    SecludedSeaTurtle SecludedSeaTurtle 18-21, F 1 Response May 24, 2014

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    Sleep /:

    I usually dont get enough sleep, so im really tired at school
    TheFunnyGirl TheFunnyGirl 16-17, F Feb 3, 2013

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    Maybe I should be going to sleep about now.

    .. 6 am comes early. But Im not going to but I'll regret it in the morning. 😴😐
    maddielovesyou maddielovesyou 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2014

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    Yesterday I went to sleep at 5:30

    and had to get up at 6:30. I don't do this on purpose
    areyoujoking202 areyoujoking202 16-17, F Mar 27, 2014

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    Sleep

    Let me just say I really need a good rest, I haven't gotten one in a long time. Ever since I gave up drugs I can't really sleep, but usually beer helps me get rest but of course I can't drink everyday. Maybe I'll start taking sleeping pills to help me get a good rest.The End
    LongLiveRockAndRoll LongLiveRockAndRoll 26-30, M Jan 27, 2013

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    But rarely can. Mood disorder.

    Plus muscle disorder. Complicates sleep.
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Apr 28

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    meokeju meokeju 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 29, 2014

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    I sleep late , even on school nights.

    I'm usually drowsy during the school day, but not too much. I have slept in class many times haha!
    chr1s16 chr1s16 16-17, M Nov 18, 2014

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    Sleepless Nights

    sometimes I don't sleep for weeks at a time and when I do I stay asleep
    Gabgirl15 Gabgirl15 13-15, F Jan 6, 2013

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    i probably should but its always

    so hard because i cant help but think at nught and I always think to much
    wishingiwasntworthless wishingiwasntworthless 16-17, M Jul 21

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    I know I should be sleeping right now

    but playing on my phone is a lot more fun than nightmares and waking up to more anxiety and lack of messages..
    justbreath7 justbreath7 22-25, F Jan 30, 2014

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    My 9 to 5 starts at 5am

    and ends at 11pm. I can sleep when I die.
    N8tehgr8 N8tehgr8 26-30, M May 14, 2014

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    Can't seem to sleep. Heartburn sure doesn't

    help. But when your mind wanders just enough so that you don't lie still and welcome sleep. Well that doesn't help either lol. Alas sleep evades a restless mind. Chamomile tea anyone? Think I'll have a cup.
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 24

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    If I could just turn off my iPod lol.

    Can't stand to not hear all time low and mayday parade. But the problem is I can't sleep when they are playing I just love them too much.
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F Nov 18, 2014

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    Ever since I was a a small child,

    I've never been able to sleep well. My mind could never relax. I worry about a lot if things. My mind would never slow down. I have a very hard time falling and staying asleep. I sleep so lightly that I am actually in a partial state of consciousness. To this day It is very...
    mywhol3world mywhol3world 13-15, F Mar 4, 2014

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    izzyx15 izzyx15 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    AyeTheGoodLife AyeTheGoodLife 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    It's true. Yesterday I slept at 1:00 am

    and woke up at about 3:30 am... But I woke up from a horrifying dream that left me in tears. In my dream I was crying and begging. So I didn't sleep back because I'm paranoid my dream would continue so I didn't sleep at all.
    FriendlyDragon FriendlyDragon 13-15, F Jan 4

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    Sleep? Nah, that's not

    for me. πŸ‘Œ
    zbubbly603 zbubbly603 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 2, 2014

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    The title is pretty accurate,

    and some reasons are because it's not good to sleep at crazy hours and barely get any sleep when I do sometimes. Another is because I've been seeing dark appear under my eyes. So not enough sleep is effecting my psychical a little, ugh. I know. I don't have a sleeping schedule...
    Yogurtree Yogurtree 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5, 2014

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    This is my first "experience" (not my first

    time sleeping okay, jus to clear that out) so yeah I mean I am a new user; started today at night, found it by accident, a good accident. Anyways it's 1am so I think I should sleep but anyhow I'd like to share my experience in this new world of "people". It's been an amazing 1hr...
    lifetime201 lifetime201 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 3, 2014

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    dezeena dezeena 26-30, F 3 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    I feel like I should get more sleep

    because I'm always tired, even though I've been sleeping 14 hours a day..
    losingNemo losingNemo 13-15, F a week ago

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    WonderinginWV WonderinginWV 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 27, 2014

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    I took a four hour sleep this afternoon

    and my eyes are hurting due to lack of sleep and crying maybe. It hurts. Should i sleep more? And now its 2am and im not sleeping again.
    noxicillin noxicillin 26-30, F Jan 25, 2014

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    I can't sleep right now.

    I already had tons of sleep and rest during the weekend. I just can't sleep. So if anyone is bored I'm here.
    devinprater devinprater 18-21, M Jan 11

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    I did it. After two days of hardly sleeping

    because of the rain and my irritable patient, i manage to sleep. At first i talked to my friend that i will be taking a nap but ended up sleeping straight for 14 hours. I woke up the next day. Ive never done it in almost two years. Im so glad i could still sleep straight, i...
    noxicillin noxicillin 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 8, 2014

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    Workingclassman Workingclassman 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 10, 2014

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    Now that I'm on vacation,

    I can barely get any sleep. I go to sleep ridiculously late and sleep 13 hrs one day and 5 hrs the next day. It's gotten crazy. I have n e v e r had dark circles under my eyes, and for the first time they've appeared. I've always kind of been an insomniac, having trouble finding...
    Realitea Realitea 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 7, 2014

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    Every night I tell myself I'm going to bed early

    but then next thing i know, its 3am.
    Jordynp Jordynp 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 2

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    I dont know wtf is that ! i sleep all the time everyday for more than a month *yawns*
    sam1992really1 sam1992really1 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    So tonight I tried to sleep naked for the first time. It didn't feel right so now I'm sleeping in a tee shirt and underwear. Maybe if I slowly wean into it I'll feel more...
    pepsie106 pepsie106 13-15, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    So this is my first time sleeping naked. I'm laying in my bed without anything on and I love how the covers feel against my skin. I think I'm going to do this more often.
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    bluecupcakes bluecupcakes 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    The only thing that stops me from thinking too much about you. And so i'm gonna sleep again. Got 30 minutes more. Or even 40 minutes more. Zzzzz...
    katnis21 katnis21 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    softspokenman softspokenman 41-45, M 5 days ago

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