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I Sleep Alone

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    Don't Have A Choice - I have no one to sleep with anyway! I enjoy sleeping on my own though and don't think that I could stand to share my bed with someone else.
    vivalagloria vivalagloria 22-25, F Sep 10, 2010

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    And Maybe That'S Good - I sleep on a regulation twin sized bed. I was in my apartment about three weeks when I rolled over too far and fell on the floor. I woke up when I fell...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Jun 12, 2013

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    Now I Am - starting last night..=( =(
    21butterfly 21butterfly 22-25, F Oct 8, 2008

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    For Now - I am working on not sleeping alone.  It's OK. I actually sleep better alone when I sleep. I have a twin bead, and it's OK.  Not fantastic...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 10 Responses Dec 4, 2008

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    One Experience I Look Forward to Deleting... - Like it says on the label,that's how things are.
    Rob22make3 Rob22make3 41-45, M 13 Responses Oct 31, 2008

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    Sleepless Night - However, when I had a houserabbit I did take her to bed with me once.  She kept kicking me all night!
    Tibicina Tibicina 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 8, 2009

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    I Can't Touch Her - I've been married 35 years, and sex has NEVER been important for my wife.  Then one night in June of last year, while laying in bed next to her, I try to...
    cantgetitright cantgetitright 56-60, M 5 Responses Oct 8, 2008

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    Not That I Want To! - This is just the way things are. No boyfriend, so I sleep alone. And even with a boyfriend (those few times with horrible people), they never wanted me to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 1, 2008

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    My Husband And I Sleep In Seperate Bedrooms. And I Love It! -  We sleep alone because my husband snores and I am an only child so I never had to share a bed with anyone. I...
    budlove budlove 26-30, F Oct 29, 2009

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    Tossing all alone in bed at night. Bed feels hot Difficulty in getting some sleep Boy what a life. Sleeping alone is like hell already Wish someone was here with me...
    CoolDad59 CoolDad59 51-55, M Mar 30

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    Well, it was nine years ago this month that I lost my husband. It was 2003, he had been ill for 4 months and we were in the hospital for most of that time. The seasons changed...
    blondiej blondiej 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 30

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    I broke up with my bf. I don't miss him except at night. I love having an arm around me when I fall sleep.
    cindygen cindygen 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    while he stays up alone till 6-7am...as he knows how much i would love him to just come join me every now and then...he come to bed for a couple hours and i usually get up round 7...
    wwoman1804 wwoman1804 18-21, F Mar 22

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    I'm so scared all the time, and at night it seems so much worse. I can't stop thinking about every single thing that scares me. But when I'm with someone all that goes away for one...
    Destrxctive Destrxctive 16-17, F Mar 23

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    I just hate this. Literally why I made this sight. I just want a man next to me, I want to feel protected.
    missarabiya missarabiya 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 30

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    I am sometime up until 2-3 am if my bf isn't next to me. I can literally be wide awake and as soon as we get into a cuddling position I am out cold haha.
    kissthedeadly kissthedeadly 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    Got into a fight with my husband again. He slept in the other room last night and will again tonight. I hate getting into those stupid fights. And now, I'm depressed.
    hotwifeWA hotwifeWA 36-40, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I just can't fall asleep anymore. I can't sleep alone, I always end up worrying if something will happen to my toddler and always end up sleeping by his side
    LolitaChrisbell LolitaChrisbell 18-21, F Apr 9

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    I have incredible friends, and the two people I've met at college are so so great, but I miss romance and intimacy. Out of my friends I'm the only one who is single and I'm not...
    agm0829 agm0829 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 5

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    I am sleepy the whole day 😴 stressed? Hmmm...
    missyj89 missyj89 22-25, F 2 hrs ago

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    So I've finally come to accept that I don't care about forming any kind of relationship or keeping them with anyone new. People have come and gone I simply don't care anymore. Most...
    fuqlife fuqlife 22-25, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I am 26 and never had emotional or romantic relation wiyh anyone. I kept myself alone. I even do not understand if somebody flirts with me.
    tubix tubix 26-30, F 5 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I do think i will always be alone because i tend to get overlookd for girls who are more outgoing and flirt
    Sparkles4Soul Sparkles4Soul 22-25, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Willie Nelson - Can I Sleep in Your Arms Can I sleep in your arms, tonight, lady? It's so cold lyin' here all alone An' I have no hold to hold on you An' I assure you, I'll do...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Apr 3

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    So. Who else is a chronic insomniac like me who hasn't been able to go to sleep normally for the past 6 years or so? I've had problem going to sleep for a long time and it's...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 25

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    I never can sleep at all anymore i am to scared and then when I wake up I am so alone that it hurts....I am homeschooled and its through k12 online school so my mom is never home...
    picKLe47 picKLe47 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Just one of those nights when I can't sleep... Missing presence of that other person next to me... Wanting to text someone but out of so many names in my address book I can't pick...
    PussyCat691 PussyCat691 41-45, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    It's 4 am and guess what I am? AWAKE. Yesterday, I also didn't get enough sleep. The thoughts won't leave me alone. I feel like crying and I feel like throwing up because there is...
    Shamandora Shamandora 16-17, F Mar 19

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    I go to school. I work. I work out. I have a couple friends. I'm away from my family. I recently was cheated on and left the guy I was dating for two years....I am picking myself...
    fairytale24 fairytale24 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 26

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    I am 22 years old and I have no idea what it's like to be in a romantic relationship with someone. I've never dated, held hands, or kissed anyone in that way. I've been interested...
    Najjap Najjap 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    Sometimes it feels as though im talking to white walls alone. Because in the end we are left utterly alone. Sorry to be a debby downer but, graduation is coming up. And you either...
    princessxk96 princessxk96 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Just want to be held, I feel all alone. I want to go to sleep with your warm body next to mine, and for us to entwine while we fall asleep. Craving this right now 😔
    OverThinker123 OverThinker123 18-21, F Mar 24

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    I sleep naked and alone and I love it.
    KishanAlwandikar KishanAlwandikar 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 26

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    sometimes I'll just sleep as late as i can just so i can try to kill another day of being alone. Fml.
    casssss casssss 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I've been crying for like couple of hours and honestly I don't know why. We haven't talked because he stood me up again even just on the phone. I hate it when he do this to me...
    everpink everpink 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    140416-1508 Tell yourself it is all right, like you sang it to them back in those days when they fit so snug in your arms, swaying together to sleep across the living room floor...
    Lgl700 Lgl700 51-55, M 1 day ago

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    Im 22, i can never sleep at night :( .. Feel so alone.
    jacxy19 jacxy19 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 20

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    I am depressed, suicidal, and I feel like I have nothing left to live for. I'm in college and I get bad grades due to social anxiety disorder, so I can't pay attention due to fear...
    iPlasticFantastic iPlasticFantastic 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 21

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    Just like the title says, I feel alone in my marriage. I don't know how we got to this point, I don't know where we go from here.We fight soooo much its like a routine now. I don't...
    Marie40106 Marie40106 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I feel so alone.....even though I have friends....... I feel tired.....even though I'm not that sleepy..... I feel hungry....... But I don't want to eat..... I don't care anymore...
    atleastme007 atleastme007 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    I have list the best thing to happen to me in my life since splitting up with my girlfriend of 13years coz I always put helping others first I have never felt so Alone. I'm lonely...
    fish221 fish221 31-35, M Mar 31

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    I felt so sad today and fought back tears. You are alone now for a week and have not said anything about us spending any time together. The reality of it all has hit me, that you...
    Blondeangelmom Blondeangelmom 56-60, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    This happens to me mostly in the mornings, when I keep waking up and falling asleep repeatedly. I wake up a 5:00AM, get ready, then I go back to sleep until 7:00AM. My bus comes at...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    I am craving this looooong, deeeeeeeep and comfy sleep. No sleep paralysis with that uncomfortable feeling running through my body. No nightmares where I bury my own body, cut...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    im tired of having nobody.. ive never felt so low in my life.. im thinking about hurting myself. its making me sick ive never harmed anybody before or hurt myself..i bottle a lot...
    matthu21 matthu21 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 20

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    Um yeah. I went over to my best friends house and her mom was in the room across from us and kept coming in to check on us so my friend was like, "Lets make out and NOT get caught...
    skitbrownie skitbrownie 13-15, F Mar 21

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    140325-0019 I will write more, or at least I will tell you this now, and hopefully carry it out, later today. I wanted to come here and interview myself, as if I was lying on a...
    Lgl700 Lgl700 51-55, M Mar 24

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    I cry myself to sleep every night, and cut and then I realize nobody cares.. Because nobody cares about me.
    sammylynn333 sammylynn333 16-17, F 6 Responses Mar 26

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    My birthday was Monday and it was a very horrible day. Granted I did get a few calls from the closest of family. My partner didn't interact with me at all due to a fight we had a...
    SoAntagonistic SoAntagonistic 26-30, M Mar 26

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