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I Still Take Naps

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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, 2014

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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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    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, 2014

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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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    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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    barzins barzins 46-50, M 2 Responses Dec 11, 2014

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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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    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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    Ita saturday and i have taken three naps. om so proud of myself.
    Cheshirecupacat Cheshirecupacat 13-15, F Feb 7

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    I both love and hate my naps,it's a everyday thing.I often fall asleep after school when I get home.Most often because I don't have something to do.All the things I enjoyed doing...
    Sleeping99 Sleeping99 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 23

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    Naps are very refreshing the down side is they mess with my sleep cycle.
    Averageguy41074 Averageguy41074 36-40, M Feb 15

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    Nothing beats power naps. Recharges me and keeps me focused
    moGIOcko76 moGIOcko76 36-40, M 6 days ago

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    I love n hate same time. They are so refreshing but really messes up my sleep cycle. Oh well I still nap. Screw cycle
    Averageguy41074 Averageguy41074 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 10

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    I've been at work all weekend and still here until 4pm. A nap would be fantastic right now
    kitakat00 kitakat00 26-30, F Feb 15

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    So this is going to be somewhat of a long story.. But I need to share with someone. Maybe sharing it will help me figure out where my heart lies. My ex an I broke up about 2 years...
    StephanieLynne1125 StephanieLynne1125 22-25, F Feb 6

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    It has been over five years now, and has taken me this long to come close to accepting it. I just don't get it though. Let me explain. About five years ago I was under lots of...
    kinkysexybabe kinkysexybabe 36-40, F 9 Responses Feb 13

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    I totally understand how pain - being unloved when you need it desperately - can lead to resentment and outright hatred. I totally get how things even just within yourself - guilt...
    scalner scalner 31-35 Feb 25

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    My Walk Alone---- Preface-- This is a continuation of the story, or plays around the story of "New Year's Day Walk " (not currently posted) and it's sequel "Our Last Walk...
    Elandra77 Elandra77 56-60 1 Response Feb 18

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    I became clinical depressed when I was 15. I tried to kill myself for the first time when I was 16, after my emotionally abusive boyfriend dumped me. I am 20 years old now, I don't...
    terrywill15 terrywill15 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 17

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    "You have to forget it." "You can't freak out that badly." "It scares people. They get worried about you." I'm sorry that it's on my mind. I'm sorry that I can't control when I...
    terrywill15 terrywill15 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    And you know what I want to say to medical professionals who say I take to much or I have been on it for too long? **** OFF! I have had migraines and anxiety issues since before I...
    simplysusan01 simplysusan01 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    I Am In Love With Twodifferent Men At The Same Time I need advice. I am in love with two different men at the same time. I am almost married but have been carrying on an 'on again...
    Vodkating Vodkating 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    One of my coworkers is always asking me to cover her shifts and help her out and i have done it so many time. I really don't mind, especially when I work one day a week and she...
    maggiemae89 maggiemae89 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 6

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    I have this relationship with this girl for about a year now, I met her when we had like 5 and we never talked since then. When I saw her again I kinda liked her.So I invited her...
    jetrax jetrax 22-25 Feb 19

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    I don't necessarily believe in the fairytales I was told growing up but I do believe that everyone has a chance finding their happily ever after. Be it love or some other kind of...
    AlexisOwO AlexisOwO 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 7

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    In the eye of the hurricane , I stand tall .. I have been knocked down into the mud, I have walked a thousand miles threw the rain , but still I stand tall. The storm may be at a...
    imperfectbeauty imperfectbeauty 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 12

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    I'm 21 years old. I was diagnosed with Bipolar Type 1, Rapid Cycling when I was just 8 years old. I've been on medication basically since then. I was really lucky as a kid because...
    sweetsmarts sweetsmarts 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    yes i have when they put me in a mental hospital. i was detained. it made me feel like a criminal and not a sick person at all . it made me feel i did somethink wrong.and i was...
    furrycats furrycats 31-35 3 days ago

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    Wow, kinda cool to find this topic. Back in October 2014, I was asked by my boss and my boss' boss if I wanted to take a new position within the team. I didn't hardly hesitate at...
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My main go-to phrases are "I don't care" and "Go **** yourself". I make bitchy crude remarks pretty often. I instigate arguments. I walk around with an apathetic attitude as a...
    Annamania1 Annamania1 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 8

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    Even though I'm clearly gay I still get approached. There's a guy at my job that keeps tryin' hell even if I was straight he would have a snowball's chance in hell.I don't want to...
    twalkermyconfession twalkermyconfession 36-40, F Feb 8

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    I'm not sure about posting this, but I will. I'm 16 (I lied about my age here because most things I do have experiences for say 18 and over.) Anyway, My parents do still spank...
    countrygirl9916 countrygirl9916 18-21, F 22 Responses Feb 12

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    He told her, "Well...you know....if you fall in love with me you'll actually be falling in love with yourself considering that you created me" her hazel orbs widened and she...
    Vampyria Vampyria 22-25, F Feb 17

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    I have faced issues in my life I could have stayed without.I find it all the more difficult as people close to me still don't understand my pain and still expect too much from me...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 5 Responses Feb 19

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    I cut , I'm a cutter, feels good to release's the pain I can't deal with.. Has nothing to do with dieing or for attention. I have scared my body. I mask the scars I have inside...
    cosciatony cosciatony 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    Well, I tend to reply slowly because instead of messaging, I may be answering questions here:) Don't take it personally if I don't reply you! I will. I just won't reply if you have...
    MissPeruvian MissPeruvian 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 22

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    You can take the girl out, but you can never take it out of the Girl
    LillikoiSeed LillikoiSeed 46-50, F 3 days ago

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    I love you little one. They we're threatened by your health, your light, your love, and your perfect candor. They couldn't relate so they took it away. But it wasn't your fault...
    pinkpearlite pinkpearlite 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Yeah,I'm one of them. but women actually take advantage of me,so. I stay inside.
    BladeTheDejectedLooney BladeTheDejectedLooney 18-21, M 3 Responses Feb 6

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    1.... How do you get a giraffe in the fridge.... ... Open the door 🚪.. Push the giraffe in...then close the door... ... 2.... How do you get an elephant into a fridge...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 7

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    I let go of my exwife today, she is seeing another woman and I am dating too many women right now. We had a convo and I said to her that we are both moving on and im happy for her...
    cutie7710 cutie7710 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 9