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I Tend to Get Grumpy When Im Tired

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    I  am  not only  grumpy when I am tired, I tend to be very  emotional and let some things that normally wouldn't bug me, trigger emotions in me and make me sad or frustrated alot more than normal. it is really  annoying to me and i am sure to others...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 4, 2009

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    Grumpy

    Run, hide, move away. Whatever it is you have to do to get out of my way when i am tired.
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M Mar 17, 2010

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    Very!

    I'm best avoided first thing in the morning.... Particularly if i have been woken up.... But it doesn't last long!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 20, 2008

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    I'm sooo tired. I had band camp

    for 8 and a half hours. I just wanna sleep. I was on my feet for nearly all of it :/. And I still have stuff to do.
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F Aug 6

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    Im running off of 1hr sleep 😩,

    pulled a 24hrs without sleep . & my mom want to wake me up to find a house ! Omgosh i just called her stupid ! Lol !
    Nayaaa Nayaaa 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    After A Long Day ...

    I am at my grumpiest at the end of a long day ... I am up at six every morning and by around 10.30 or 11.00 p.m. I start to get tired.  It's best not to cross me around that time or start demanding that I do very much for you, like writing a note for school, ironing a shirt...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss 51-55, F 12 Responses Nov 2, 2009

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    I Am Miss Grumpy When I Am Tired

    When I am tired,I tend to remain alone.Because I would turn myself into a 100% cynic.I would so cynical that no one can stand my presence.But you know what,it is the best time to try clearing my writer's block.More or less,when I am tired,I am more irritated than ever. I would be...
    winniebree winniebree 26-30, F Jun 24, 2011

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