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I Sleep So I Can Dream

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    Some Spell

    I got out of bed early and watched rage on the tv and fell asleep but I was dreaming of a ghost of a great lover or at least a man I did love greatly .... came to me and held my hand and kissed my lips I ended up in a large old museum with huge bodies of relics and jurasic...
    IceEntice IceEntice 36-40, F Jan 5, 2013

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    Dreams

    Yes it's true, I sleep so I can dream.Good Night
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Aug 13, 2012

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    Tired

    I grow weary of reality, so sick of the stresses of my life that I'm worn out by the waking hours of the day, but I don't sleep to rest, I sleep to dream. I dream of another place far from this world, a place devoid of all this stress, a place where I can breathe freely and...
    invisiblyreal invisiblyreal 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 18, 2012

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    Lucid Dreaming

    It is the most amazing experience. It is my vacation, my getaway, my fantasy world. Everything can happen there. It is my heaven. My one true place where I can do anything and everything, and the only consequence is a good, happy, refreshed feeling in the morning. I try as...
    BrownEyedMystery BrownEyedMystery 18-21 Mar 22, 2010

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    Anyone else dream of going to sleep and dreaming? ... How does that even work. XD
    XxLittleBrotherxX XxLittleBrotherxX 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I often have dream deja vu. I visit a place in a dream, far different than waking reality, and later on in life whether it be in a few weeks, months or years I feel I dream of...
    topsykrit topsykrit 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I don't own one pair of sleep wear. It's always been sleeping naked for me. You sleep much better without clothes, it makes you feel free and comfortable against the sheets. My mum...
    Milkytitsmum Milkytitsmum 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Last night I experienced something that I hope to be sleep paralysis. I hope it to be sleep paralysis because I would not want to accept the reality that comes with that of it not...
    gabrielle1722 gabrielle1722 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 6

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    Is anyone else awake ? ...maybe I should give up sleeping tonight & just get up & make coffee.
    Tim12961 Tim12961 51-55, M 3 hrs ago

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    Last night I was having this really vivid dream. It was night time and I was in a garden by a river and it was snowing. I had a hairless cat and it was either a French Bulldog or a...
    Khaleesi92 Khaleesi92 22-25, F Jan 10

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    1) For some reason, there was a duck in my room. It was flying everywhere and eventually, I got annoyed . So I shooed the duck into my bathroom and closed the door. I don't...
    jennkiminii jennkiminii 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    Since my anaesthetic several days ago, my brain has been going crazy especially when I sleep. I have so many dreams in a night, but this one was a special one when I had a nap. I...
    uggh uggh 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I started having sleep paralysis when I was a senior in high school. the first time I will never forget, was the most terrifying thing to me. I woke up in that state and felt...
    gnove0865 gnove0865 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    This has happened to me multiple times now. Today was the first time in about 2 years - they don't happen too regularly thank god. So I think this started when I was a child, or...
    kvdm kvdm 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I was floating in this time and past... Feeling these traces of feelings encounter my being turning off these feelings of sadness and loneliness that I feel often, feeling my skin...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Last night, i woke up around 3am and i cant sleep.. and I dont know what happened exactly.. i was fully awake and after lying for the next hour.. I feel that i dreaming of seeing...
    alistairgrey alistairgrey 31-35, M Jan 15

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    Not bad scary...per se, just not something I should have on my mind. I recently had a friend sleep over while she was down visiting folks. We dated in high school and it just...
    YohKomori YohKomori 22-25, M Jan 18

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    Does anyone else? And do you enjoy them? This started happening to me about 5 year's ago, give or take. It was a scary experience, like a nightmare. Recently, I've been having a...
    Stickwithmebabe Stickwithmebabe 36-40, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    one night again I am sleeping looking at pictures with hope in my eyes
    prashnete prashnete 26-30 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Recently, I keep having dreams about people trying to kidnap me. This morning, I woke up crying at like 4am which was really weird, because I was so scared that they would find me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 2

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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...
    FriendlyDragon FriendlyDragon 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    I suffered from sleep paralysis since the age of 5. I was terrified of it but eventually realized that it was just one step before astral travel and learnt to accept it and in fact...
    lostsoul84 lostsoul84 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    every time i sleep i have the same dreams with different things happaning:i look at myself in my dream and i sometimes wonder when will i or he wakes up. but as i was sleeping...
    sharichi sharichi 22-25, M Jan 11

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    Since these few months I am having such crazy dreams where I get everything I lack...those friends that have left, seem to come back. I excel academics. All those people that hurt...
    angelcares angelcares 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I used to injure myself a lot when I slept. I would wake up in pain after punching my nightstand, when in my dream I was punching an adversary. I used to punch the wall near my bed...
    YourBFF YourBFF 26-30, M Jan 18

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    I was dreaming this morning when his alarm went off. I couldn't tell you what about exactly. Just that it was a funny and happy dream. I always remember impressions more than...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F Jan 21

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    I didn't know so many other people have sleep paralysis. I've had it for the last 5 years. I've noticed if I have a nap during the day I always have sleep paralysis at night. When...
    WhyW8 WhyW8 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 12

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    somehow this is the second time i am dreaming about my puppy and so this time i curious as to what its trying to tell me. HELP yesterday i had a dream..in this dream a lot was...
    august22 august22 26-30 1 Response Jan 20

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    So I had this dream last night about this guy that I think I know but Idk why. He look familiar to me. So anyways, I need your advice about it. Here's my dream: We were destined...
    Kar197 Kar197 13-15, F Jan 10

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    I only got 3 hours of sleep last night. I dreamt that I accidentally killed my friend's newborn baby as I was trying to shush it so we could sneak it somewhere because she wasn't...
    paradiseaurora paradiseaurora 18-21, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I believe that dreams are God showing you something. I had a weird dream last night and I honestly believe that God wanted me to experience it. So I haven't really been doing...
    s123456789s s123456789s 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 17

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    I haven't been sleeping. Waking up every couple minutes from strangely vivid dreams. Some horrifying and some that just seem like another day. He's been frequenting them... He's...
    Ichigo1117 Ichigo1117 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    Okay, i think i only told this to like 4 ppl in my entire life. Fine. Im gonna tell a story, my story. A few months ago, back in september of 2014 i was in my room, using my...
    mbcg2608 mbcg2608 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Okay this is a short dream cause first I woke up with no dreams then went back to sleep with a short little dream. I was at a school playground and I was in 6th grade. I didn't...
    FanWriter1215 FanWriter1215 13-15, F Dec 31, 2014

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    I'm calling it weird since I don't know what it is going on in my sleep these days. They say that when you dream of a dead person, it is either you missed him/her or there's a...
    hopelessaddict hopelessaddict 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I'm just sooooo tired and I can't sleep :( why can't I sleep? {(-_-)} My eyelids are pretty heavy but why can't I go to dreamland? ( ;´Д`)
    Misaki7590 Misaki7590 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    I have strange dreams from time to time, but there's one that I can never forget. Its one that scares not only me but some people I've told. The dream starts off where I'm in a...
    LusiusBlack LusiusBlack 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have trouble sleeping. Mostly because I think too much. When I do get tired and sleep, I wish to sleep more than the normal hours. When my eyes open, signaling that I'm alive, I...
    feint30 feint30 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I fell in love with my neighbour in my dorm, let's call her K. She was an exchange student for half a year, and I liked her from the first moment I saw her. Me and her + her...
    lassieboy lassieboy 18-21, M Jan 8

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    I dreamt I was outside my sleeping body and the room was bitter cold, I saw my self and my room mates sleeping, as they actually were, then I felt like I was being watched, so I...
    lightninbug90 lightninbug90 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 14

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    One of life's annoying things! Getting woken up and try to get back to sleep to carry on having that awesome dream but it's gone forever...The only thing thats good about it is you...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Jan 14

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    What the heck?! This is a really weird one. Ok so in the dream I desperately needed money for something, but I don't remember what. I decided to basically become a prostitute to...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 17

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    My dreams were always about people.. About their emotions.. I have a dream last night.. About m,y classmate and close friend.. He was walking with the Holy spirit, and talking to...
    diane1996 diane1996 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    I am not sure if this is a form of sleep paralysis, but I have once woken up from a nightmare in which a woman stabbed me in the spine with a large needle. I woke up sweating and...
    x3SilverWincanx3 x3SilverWincanx3 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Dreamed that I saw my sons past karate teacher. Told him that I missed him as his teacher and that he needed a job. He is a nice guy. My dreams are always so real because in this...
    toniyl toniyl 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I go through phases where sometimes I dream a lot, very vividly, and I remember them, and sometimes I don't remember any of my dreams. Currently I'm in a dream-ridden phase. Do you...
    Katiebug7 Katiebug7 13-15, F Jan 18