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I Still Take Naps

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    Sunday Ritual

    Yep Sunday is my nap day. I Love it my kids are at church pops is out playing in the Garden and Karie is on the couch Sleeping. Today was alittle different though. I Wrote For 3 days And It caugh up to me I woke up with a serious Migrane headache so I Just went to lay down For a...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy 18-21, F Aug 3, 2008

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    ZZZzzzzzzzz

    I have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, so I do indeed still take naps. They are pretty much what keep me sane, and keep me alive. In China, and Japan it's actually very common to see people asleep at their workspace. They call it a power nap, and it really does work. Drop off for...
    BlueberryMunchkin BlueberryMunchkin 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 12, 2009

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    Not Entirely My Fault.

    I blame the new generation of electric blankets. What used to be a futile mess of cord and hard cotton has been converted to soft as fleece near invisible coils and utter bliss. I tend to lose an hour and a half in general, should my will be resistant to denying such certain...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 30, 2012

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    Yessum

    I do. Only if I have had a looonnng night or went to bed super late.
    AwesomeAngel AwesomeAngel 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 16, 2012

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    And It Fuckks Up My Sleeping Pattern Even More

    Yep, the title says it all. Gah! And I always wake up SOOOOOOOO cold from them. I am freezing right now! Also my hand is numb from sleeping on it. And I totally drooled on my brother's pillow because I fell asleep on his bed lol. What a suckka xD But yeah, I take naps. I should...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F 58 Responses Feb 23, 2011

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    Grew Up Taking Naps

          I grew up taking naps. My mom would have us lay down with her. Even if it was for a couple of minutes. The next thing that I knew, I was waking up two hours later. It always felt nice havinga nap on sunday afternoon. Even today, I like to take a...
    acjf acjf 22-25, F Aug 26, 2010

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    Shift Work

    I find shift work tiring and I don't sleep properly during the day, so I find myself having a few naps to make up for the lack of sleep while on shif,. in the lay days after shift. Also, sunday is the day I love to have a nap, getting ready for the week.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 17, 2010

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    I take naps usually when i habe nothing to do

    at home! But today was by far one of my deepest naps!! I was so relaxed and comfortable! I *********** and fell so fast asleep for the first time..then I woke up and took a cold shower ! :) it was crazy' anyways im trying to keep my naps down cause sometimes its just a total...
    Islandkween Islandkween 18-21, F Jan 18

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    Sometimes, today I did.

    I got home from school n I crashed. I woke up 2 hours later.
    pardax pardax 13-15, M 1 Response May 20

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    I love naps and recently well three months now I've been dating this amazing girl, she's cute, smart, funny, all around just perfect but anyway she loves naps too. Today...well...
    LcplSkeens LcplSkeens 18-21, M 3 Responses Nov 10

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    Naps are the best thing, especially during the winter. Nothing better than finding a cozy spot and burying yourself under spike if warm blankets and just drifting off.
    Nuovinzi Nuovinzi 41-45, F Nov 9

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    I've started having naps after 2 long years of raising my toddler.. I have to say I missed them so, wouldn't change a thing but God I appreciate those minutes of REM more than ever...
    elainecooper elainecooper 36-40, F Nov 15

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    I haven't been able to talk to anyone about this, but it's tearing me apart. I love my boyfriend, don't get me wrong. But lately i've been comparing him to my ex. We're long...
    BusyInMyFantasy BusyInMyFantasy 16-17, F 3 hrs ago

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    How can i forget about him? in every time i walk around or hears a love song it all reminds me of him. my hearts longed for him, i know the fact that its all my fault why he...
    SHANE1067 SHANE1067 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    I used to take 20mg a day... But it didn't do much...
    catho catho 18-21, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I could really use some advise on an old flame. I dated this guys in high school for over 2 years. We had a great relationship and we were each other's first for everything...
    joybegone joybegone 26-30, F Oct 28

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    Still in this place. I applied for college and unemployment but just found out today. I got denied for the unemployment. I'm freaking P****D! Its stupid. Yes, I was fired, but it...
    nikabelle nikabelle 22-25, F Nov 3

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    Many of us have a strange tendency in relationships. We tend to feel something about someone – some hurt, some pain, some resentment and yet we wait and wait for things to go...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I know, that's not supposed to be possible. People say it's not possible, that I'm deluding myself. I'm looking for a way out, I secretly hate her, we must have a sexless...
    roykirk roykirk 41-45, M 2 days ago

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    I am aware that I have a rather large personality. That sometimes makes things difficult. What I've noticed though, over time, is that I have a tendency to attract people of a...
    midniteinc midniteinc 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 3

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    Long story short, I crushed on my P.E teacher 5 years ago when I was in secondary school. We was generally a nice person who cared for the students which made me admire him more...
    NicolaMay NicolaMay 22-25, F Nov 6

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    I am intelligent because: I got a job. It's part of my program at school to get real-life experience that corresponds to our subject program; students who can't get a job in a...
    huijae huijae 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 15

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    I don't care that I'm not in my 20's anymore, I still love his music and think his flow is timeless. I used to scoff at him when he first came out ..I'm not gonna lie, but he did...
    nickysix nickysix 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 16

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    My parents are so selfish and they've taken advantage of me whenever possible but through all of that, but I'd still choose to be taken advantage of. I'm stronger because of it...
    gglz18 gglz18 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 17

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    Twenty-six years, I was infatuated with a man that didn't have the same feelings for me. I still think of him often, but he broke my heart. I was so taken with him and told him how...
    Sara600 Sara600 56-60, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    I try to hold on to good things and hope for the best, not the worse. But lately my walls are crumbling down on me. I'm so lost and confused. Not sure who is real, and who's...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Maybe it's still too soon to say that she got away, but I feel like sharing. This girl was the greatest. We had the most amazing chemistry and the time we spent together was...
    insomnium24 insomnium24 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I have been a photographic nut for more years than most of you have been alive. It started in High School and continues to today. I remember a Christmas gift from my parents...
    dsm455 dsm455 70+, M 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    It is something that makes me peaceful, everything falls into place, when I take a good pic I feel proud of myself but still keep looking for taking another one that is even...
    asdfghjjjn asdfghjjjn 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 3

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    This experience still bothers me even though it's minor, and worse things happened physically and mentally to me. I'm sure many will think it an irrelevant experience, but I'll...
    Netgeek Netgeek 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 7

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    Day 15: Edison The Man, 1940 starring Spencer Tracy. My all time favorite Spencer Tracy film depicts Tracy as the inventor, Thomas Edison. The movie takes us through all his...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M Nov 8

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    Actually About A Hour And A Half~ My booty is dragging today. Still trying to wind down from the little one being here. Her mama came got her. So going to eat and then take my...
    Restlessmama Restlessmama 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    I woke up extra early today. I decided to walk on my treadmill while watching American Horror Story. Our dining room is getting tiled today...so excited about that. While at...
    moonstruckdelight moonstruckdelight 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    I Really Want To Wait For The Right Person . I Thought The Right Person Was My Now Ex Boyfriend Who I Dated For 13 Months. We Just Broke Up Last Saturday , Im So In Love With Him...
    Loveshyanne1 Loveshyanne1 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Sorry I took so long to reply. Jerseygirl, I hope you have been able to find help. An update on our family--my son is doing better. He will be 23 this week and after a bad year...
    delinacaldwell delinacaldwell 46-50 Oct 25

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    She always will be the reminder that love was never what you thought it would be, it just wasnt always going to be like that forever. It truly made you think, like: "will she even...
    emilesfault emilesfault 16-17, M Oct 28

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    She said its a new year party at her college and she wont be going. I had plans to take her on a surprise dinner at a good restaurant, I got ready and dressed, leaving my house for...
    Reyaan7 Reyaan7 26-30, M Oct 29

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    She said its a new year party at her college and she wont be going. I had plans to take her on a surprise dinner at a good restaurant, I got ready and dressed, leaving my house for...
    Reyaan7 Reyaan7 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 29

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    My mind gets lost as I stare at the picture in the frame, staring at this person that I used to be. I feel like a ticking time bomb, and just as my minds about to blow leaving all...
    CongratulationS CongratulationS 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 1

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    I do want to save this gift and my high libido for my soulmate (I'm a virgin physically, but goodness knows I fantasize and "take care of myself" frequently). I don't care if she...
    Istari117 Istari117 22-25, M Nov 2

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    I love reading to my kids. I've started a while back reading good night stories to my 4 kids but I found it agravating to be constantly interrupted and they were up and about when...
    Blanche08 Blanche08 31-35, F 4 Responses Nov 3

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    At 4 lunch I was with my bf and i was saying it was cold but I had already had a jacket but it didn't support much warmth and his did he kept saying that take it off and put mine...
    ghostbeautiy ghostbeautiy 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    End everything stops The world freezes over The universe is still When he sees her there She smiles at another her lips whisper secrets to his How can one person be so cruel? Well...
    InsanityIsTheButterflysDrug InsanityIsTheButterflysDrug 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 5

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    I would do anything to please the guy I like and because I'm perverted and all its like this is who I am...honestly I'm too crazy to be loved. I've taken off my top clothes just...
    SwanNual SwanNual 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 6

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    We label ourselves with all these in-numerous tags: religious, spiritual,starseeds, atheist, empaths, introvert, extrovert, beautiful, ugly, narcissistic, selfish, selfless...
    Melancholiactic Melancholiactic 22-25, M 5 Responses Nov 8

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    It's my very old habit since I was 15 , now am 23 and still continue it as much as possible .Some time just because of my habit and some time I bound to do this for the situation...
    amilily amilily 22-25, F 8 Responses Nov 8

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