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I Sleep When I Don't Feel Good

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    To Get Better

    I sleep when I don't feel good. I sleep to get better. When I wake up I'd feel diffrerent and renewed ready to face what I left behind. But not when I am emotionally not feeling good. I stay awake to exhaust myself and to finaly doze off to sleep.
    zephyr2005 zephyr2005 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 10, 2011

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    Yeah Alot...

    If you want to know about my mental health, just observe my sleeping patterns. I sleep at the most insane times when I'm not feeling well. See, I know that if I stay awake, it's going to get worse, so the best thing for me to do is sleep it off. Unfortunately, I sleep at around...
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123 18-21, F 15 Responses Mar 10, 2011

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    Like Now

    I feel horrible. I'm having a day where I feel like the most repulsive thing alive, and I deserve nothing good. I think I'm going to go to sleep now.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response May 4, 2010

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    Best Medicine....

    When I am not feeling well sleep is my best medicine...My whole being changes when I get plenty of sleep while sick....There is nothing that can compare to it!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 6, 2009

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    Ehh It Depends..

    It depends on how sick I am.. When I am in really seriously sickthen no I don't sleep cause I am seriously not feeling well at all.. I struggle to get to sleep cause of the pain.. But when I have the common cold or flu, things like that, I do sleep more than I'd like to, but I...
    purplebutterfly14 purplebutterfly14 18-21, F May 2, 2011

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    Sleep Has Always Helped Me

    I think if you are not feeling great sleep is the best thing. It helps your body to re-charge it's betteries and alot of healing goes on in your body when you sleep. I always find it helps with my headaches and migraines. I know that if i sleep i can usually sleep off the pain...
    Evernight Evernight 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 29, 2009

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    Z Z Z Z Z Z Z Z Z...

    I sleep when I am depressed and I sleep a lot but when I am sick I am not much of a sleeper. I have slept a lot in the last few days but it was drug induced and those kinds of sleep just do nothing for me. 
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 8 Responses Dec 6, 2009

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    So Sleepy

    When I am depressed, or stressed, or ill, I get incredibly sleepy. I can fall asleep in the middle of the day and sleep for 3-4 hours solid. Even on the sofa.
    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 2, 2009

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    And ...

    Then I wake up and feel so much better. Usually as though I was never feeling unwell at all.
    IdleTraveller IdleTraveller 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 17, 2010

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    I Can't Imagine Who Wouldn't!

    I mean who would want to be awake when you feel like total crap! In fact I wish that every time I got sick I could just be put into a coma until I was all better.
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat 41-45, F Jul 6, 2012

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    I Sleep When I Feel Crazy

    Sleeping is the best thing which actually saves me from suicide. I'm suicidal . And now i'm more emotionally fragile after being abused by my ex. !  When I feel crazy , feel like i'm going to finish myself right now, I put cold water on my head and try to sleep . Sleeping washes...
    richa12345678 richa12345678 22-25, F 2 Responses May 6, 2011

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    Storry Of My Life....

    stressed?  ... I go to sleep....     a loot on my mind?  ... I go to sleep....   pissed off at my man? .... I go to sleep...
    nime25 nime25 22-25, F 2 Responses May 9, 2010

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    Been Sleeping Most Day...

    I been sleeping most the day. When I don't feel good, all I want to do is sleep, and today that is what I basically did all day. I just rather sleep the day away, than be awake and feel miserable all day.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 22, 2009

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    That's What I'm Going To Do Now..

    I haven't slept much for weeks.. so much for love. Popped some sleeping pills last night, finally it was a good rest. Popped some xanax again when I woke up. Now I'm gonna hit the sack the again. Maybe for a long long time.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 1, 2010

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    Almost My Every Cure

    from illness to emotions to depression to all other bad feelings sleep almost cures them all for me. it usually is the lack of sleep that brings it on so sleep is usually what is needed.
    chey20002001 chey20002001 26-30, F Mar 4, 2011

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    Don't Feel Like Doing Anything

    When I'm sick or just don't feel good...I sleep..or at least try to. I'm not one of those people who can just get up & go to work/school or whatever & ignore how bad I feel. If I feel bad, it's hard for me to get anything done anyway. Besides, if you're sick, you're supposed...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F Oct 22, 2012

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