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I Still Take Naps

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    barzins barzins 46-50, M 2 Responses a week ago

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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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    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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    As I get older, I find myself taking more naps than usual and feeling more tired. I never used to nap in my teen years or even early 20's
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    Naps are best. Nothing better then getting nude, jumping in a nice cool bed and taking a nice long nap.
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    I love my naps even when I don't stay up half the night.
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    I have a gold ring that I wear all the time. When I sleep, as I shower, even if I needed to wear another ring, I'd still wear this one too. I got this ring from my father, and he...
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    So this morning I was getting dressed. I was standing around in my panties trying to find some clothes, when my husband comes up to me and bends me over and starts spamming me. I...
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    Almost every single night I cry cause everything that's happening in my life is just so much. I always think that maybe sometimes it's better to just run away. By that you have...
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    I don't know how to get over or move on from the person I Love most in the world. This person broke my heart, she just left me and said we can't be together anymore. I cry myself...
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    Everyday. Everyday I think of you. It's not always the same. Some days I am angry, furious with you. Others, I would trade anything just to hear you say my name one more time. I...
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    You are wrong, yes you are. I know it's selfish to ask you for things and get angry when you don't do it but that's where you have to take a step and show me that you love me. Don...
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    i went to c a dr and h=she said just take it easy and i have but just fill worse I HATE HAVEINF epilepsie :( (fits)
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    I believe he is a habitual liar. He's lied to me about many things. He convinced me to let him move in after knowing me a month. I'm missing items and money. He's lost his fifth...
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    Some windows will be still open for you...it's just the matter of how you put an effort to look for it
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