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I Talk In My Sleep

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    I'm a Dangerous Sleeper.

    I punch as hard as I can in my sleep, and even though I'm aiming for some ******* in my dreams, I hit my wall or nightstand furniture.  And in doing so, I mess up my fists real bad.  I can't remember how many times I've woken up with bloody knuckles.  I've got...
    Mistake Mistake 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 2, 2009

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    Ever since I was a child,

    I've been talking in my sleep. At first it was all cutesy stuff, like about going to Disneyland or riding unicorns. Lately I've been talking about finding someone and killing him. I think I turn into an assassin in my sleep
    kalila37 kalila37 18-21, F Dec 9, 2013

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    Sleep Talking!

    Yesterday while my friend was over borrowing my laptop I decided to close my eyes and just relax.. well I fell asleep!!! My friend later that night told me I was mumbling and it looked/sounded like I was having a dream. I thought it was kinda creepy cause I had no recollection of...
    chateone chateone 19-21, F Apr 24, 2007

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    Talking And Kicking

    Apparently, I often talk in my sleep, but it doesn't make any sense. I've spoken about a rock kitchen on numerous occasions. I kick in my sleep as well, and as a result I sometimes wake up with sore feet.
    Soren91 Soren91 22-25, M Aug 31, 2013

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    Yesterday i woke myself up

    because of something i said. I wonder why it happens, i mean talking in your sleep. I seem to be doing it more recently. I've took a 'thinking it's funny' approach because it's not something i can control.
    thespectacularnow thespectacularnow 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 1

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    Not Just Talk

    It's very weird... I do talk in my sleep sometimes, full sentences, I'm told. And also laugh and cry too. And I have a nasty habit of grabbing things in my sleep and moving too. :-o I have to put my nightstand FAR away from my bed. Because one night, I was dreaming that I wanted...
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Dec 13, 2008

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    When Stressed

    When i am stressed about something i talk in my sleep about what bothers me. Well that what i am told. Also do some sleep walking, i put stuff 2gether in my sleep.
    Darkfarey Darkfarey 18-21, F 8 Responses Nov 22, 2009

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    Your Show Is On!

    I have always talked in my sleep i guess, my wife tells me a lot of things I say. The first one was about a Volkeswagon that was purple with green stripes but the stripes were on the inside so only I could see them!  I I don't understand the whole purple theme, but I guess...
    jservello jservello 41-45, M Jan 17, 2008

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    Actually I scream and moan.

    ..my friend was staying the night one time and in the morning she said I was moaning in my sleep and it sounded like I was getting boned I never told her it was a sex dream... Sometimes I have nightmares and wake myself up screaming. It really worries me that my neighbors hear...
    whatwasthatpromisethatyoumade whatwasthatpromisethatyoumade 18-21, F Apr 21

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    Walking, Talking Sleeper!

    I woke up in the morning to a very annoyed boyfriend whose first sentence to me was "You better go and apologise to D****e", but I'd only just woken up so I was a bit confused. What had happened was, somehow, someone (maybe me) had let the dog out in the middle of the night??? I...
    amigoodenough amigoodenough 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 4, 2008

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    Very Active At Night

    I sleep, very well most nights, anymore.  But I've always had a problem with sleep talking...and sleep walking...and sleep activity.  I've stood up in the bed when I was a child and started talking to nobody, according to my parents.  I've walked out of hotel rooms...
    vampireheart vampireheart 31-35, T Aug 13, 2008

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    Always!

    I am really bad for this! I often shout at things n they are so random n nothing to do with the dreams im having or what has happened in the day!!! I also have conversations with people in my sleep! The one time which everyone reminds me of was when my mum came into me...
    sazead sazead 22-25, F Apr 24, 2007

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    That's What She Said :p

    I never knew I did until Historyman told me... have to admit I am kinda embarrassed. The other day after my exam I crashed out and he sat up watching Indiana Jones and the Sequel of Doom lol, and apparently I sat up, said 'Historyman will conquer the flowers!', fist pumped...
    sugarburn sugarburn 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 19, 2009

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    So My Husband Says

    I don't just talk in my sleep, i get in fights. Apparently I swear a lot and even try to hit people. From the things he says I say, I can only guess it's due to PTSD flashback dreams. I never remember the dreams I talk in anymore. Used to...
    AngelaDark AngelaDark 31-35, F Apr 26, 2013

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    Opps.

    I've always talked in my sleep.  Usually it's just innocent non sensical things.  But, I've lived with my current roomate for about three years and kind of recently I've started being really mean in my sleep. She'll come into my room because she hears me talking, to...
    Fujita Fujita 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 12, 2008

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    Not Sleep Tourettes

    So I have been told.  Not that much I don't think, I have had live-in boyfriends and they hardly ever said it so it must be an occasional thing.My Mum has said she has heard me when I was younger a few times, just garbled nonsense mostly but she used to have actual...
    Robiette Robiette 26-30, F Jan 26, 2010

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    Oh Barbie Oh God

    No, G.I.Joe, don't do that to Barbie... It's so very, very, wrong... - Uhm... I wasn't dreaming anything too embarrassing, wasn't I? 
    TheKingInYellow TheKingInYellow 70+, M Jan 25, 2010

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    I've screamed in fear not like high pitch scream

    but shouted. I've sworn, cursed, been a bit of an arsehole to whoever I was talking to, and just made weird noises. I have that sleep talk app and it's so funny listening back in the morning!
    MrHindle MrHindle 13-15, M 4 days ago

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    I Talk In My Sleep and I Hate It. I Want It to Stop

    I didn't know I talked in my sleep.  I say a lot of mean and angry things toward my wife.  She tells me about it the next morning, but I don't remember any of it. As far as I know, I've been dead asleep the whole time.  I really worry about this...
    garrobo garrobo 31-35 2 Responses Jan 30, 2009

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    I Do Talk In My Sleep!

    I dont really know..... what do you I say but my mom said.... I do talk on the things that has happend with me for that same day.... like when we friends use to scream and give silly abuses to each other......and unfortunately I  repeated that same few things when i...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 28, 2010

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    Talking In My Sleep.

    My best friend came over to spend the night one night and before we went to bed I warned her about I might sleep talk with her. She didn't believe me and we both we asleep. Well it all started off when I had a laughing fit in my sleep which woke up my friend. She look over at me...
    Stormy240 Stormy240 18-21, F Nov 27, 2010

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    What Don'T I Do In My Sleep?

    I sleep talk, and usually every night I sing something random off-key and usually the tune doesn't match the song. I once sang 'on top of old smokey' to the tune of the theme of the 'pirates of the Caribbean' That tune must be my favorite, because in my sleep I hum it and try to...
    Missing22Aquarius Missing22Aquarius 18-21, F Feb 28, 2013

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    Okay, Maybe I Do...

    I'll admit it., when I do sleep, I talk in my sleep. It's not every night or not even that often but it usually happens when I have a lot on my mind. I didn't believe it at first but I have caught myself a few times right before I fall into a deep sleep. Ugh. My ex partners have...
    ollifer ollifer 31-35, F Jun 12, 2010

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    Makes For Some Interesting Conversations! :p

    I talk in my sleep occasionally. It doesn't happen as often now as it used to. (Now I tend to just laugh or giggle!) I don't think I've ever said anything incriminating (phew!) or overly embarrassing, thankfully. :D The last time this happened, I dreamed I was in a McDonald's...
    Lozydah Lozydah 22-25, F Jul 20, 2009

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    Betrayed By My Dreams

    My girlfriend keeps on hearing me saying random girls names (Like Maxine, I've never met a Maxine!) and I do have very violent/terrible or often sexual dreams, which worries me to death because I cant control what I dream, and if I dream of having sex with someone else and I talk...
    betrayedbydreams betrayedbydreams 26-30 Dec 4, 2008

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    Longer Conversations Even!

    Recently my boyfriend has been telling me that I say things to him that I have NO memory of saying.. Yep I talk in my sleep, and evidently it's gotten "worse" lately. Firstly I guess it should be said that I sometimes sleep at weird times of the day, where most people are awake...
    VannaZanna VannaZanna 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 3, 2011

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    Sort Of. Does Moaning Count?

    I used to.  But I wouldn't talk, I'd moan.  Moan in pain...not anything sexual.  My boyfriend at the time would wake me up and ask me what was wrong, but I would always say that I didn't know, and I really didn't.  I had to have been dreaming but I could...
    yoyy yoyy 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 4, 2008

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    Not just talk. I shout

    and scream obscenities. My neighbours think I'm a lunatic, and they're not too far wrong. I heard there's a chemical that stops you doing stuff when you're asleep, and if you don't have enough you can talk and thrash around or get up and walk around.
    Baaane Baaane 51-55, M 1 Response May 29

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    A Socialist.. Even When I Am A..i Sleep

     When I'm really tierd and I haven't had my usual 8 hour sleep. I have a tendency to talk in my sleep. What's funny is that i even answer truthfully when I get asked questions... lol... I was at my cousins .. we had hanged out all day and night. i crashed at her house...
    slickchickeli slickchickeli 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 26, 2010

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    More Scream

    I have a history of screaming in my sleep, sometimes just a little more often from the top of my lungs. I scream kick and scratch myself, there for I rarely grow my nails out anymore, people ask to much.But I talk to when I dream or more when I have nightmares which is mostly the...
    NoatoNoaki NoatoNoaki 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 9, 2011

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    My Phone Conversation In My Sleep.

    I only talk in my sleep only if I'm very tired or I have something on my mind. So I was at my grandma's spending the night on a weekend visit and I went to bed earlier than her because I was so exhausted. I went to sleep right when I hit the pillow and the next thing I know my...
    Stormy240 Stormy240 18-21, F Nov 27, 2010

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    I'm Not Embarrassed About It -- It Runs In My Family

    Both I and my brother have the gene, a trait inherited from our father.  The way I've heard it, my dad and uncle, when they were boys, used to yell at each other in their sleep!  My aunt, their older sister, would be babysitting them, hear one or the other say...
    UnderEli UnderEli 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 12, 2009

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    My Husband Talks In His Sleep

    Sometimes he talks about work. Last night, when I came back to bed after tending to the baby, he sat up and asked if I was "his wife" or "the other girl." How likely is there "another girl" in reality??
    TheConcernedWife TheConcernedWife 31-35 Aug 20, 2008

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    Hmm

     i dont just talk in my sleep ive been n=known to scream and i allways thrash about and i have occaisannly got up switched my computer on then gone back to bed and neevr realised untill mornign when im like wtf? why is my computer on 
    Casper92 Casper92 18-21, F Dec 5, 2008

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    A Lot

    I talk in my sleep, although I've never heard it myself. My mom used to tell me about it when I was younger. Apparently one time I even said a boys name. How awkward is that? haha. I was a little embarrassed and that was the first time I ever realized that talking in my sleep...
    cherryxblossom cherryxblossom 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 9, 2010

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    My Very Funny Talkin In Sleep Experience !!!

    so i was in a very very boring lecture where the prof had a monotonous drone .... besides i hadnt slept in like three days ... was busy those days ... n i was late for the lecture ... n as soon as i reached the lecture hall ... i realized my wallet was missing .... went back to...
    bored2dth bored2dth 21-25, F 3 Responses Mar 2, 2008

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    Scaring the Crap Out of My Husband. Lol.

    I even go as far as to sit up, open my eyes, interact with my husband and sometimes get out of bed while being fully asleep. One time I sat up in bed and said, "Get out! You cannot sleep there!" "Are you talking to me?" My husband asked. "No." I said...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 17, 2007

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    I Wish It Was True ...

    I watched Russell brands film , "forgetting Sarah Marshall" with my ex and hated it the first time I watched it . I went to bed whilst he was watching another film , and slept soundly .. Or so I thought . The next morning, I woke up and he starts laughing at me as soon as he...
    Cocolily Cocolily 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 8, 2012

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    My husband just informed me

    that I've been talking in my sleep.....not good things either lollll
    prsunshine prsunshine 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    My Top 10 Sleep Talk Moments

    I've been a sleep talker for years and have managed to narrow down each night into a top 10 experience list (as told by my fiance when I was conscious again): 1. "The dog looks good in the wetsuit. He says he needs it to fly around the universe." 2. "Mother! Motherrrrr!!! Where...
    Meeoko Meeoko 18-21, F 1 Response May 21, 2012

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    It's like 3 in the morning and I can't sleep. It's hot and I'm hungry but I can't do anything about cuz I'm staying at someone's house :p I guess I'm just gonna stay up then
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    Goodnight people. . I am going to try to sleep now!
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    I sleep with a wolf lol.....
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    No thanks to my 12 hour shift day and night work schedule. When I come home all I can think of is sleep. Its doing my head in x_x
    Letsdothiss Letsdothiss 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    Been working for 3 nights straight 12hrs shift. Today I'm off but I can't sleep ... What is going on with me?
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    I guess ill do what I love sleep
    tamaraiwannaknow tamaraiwannaknow 16-17, F 1 Response 27 mins ago

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