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I Want to Go to Sleep

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    Respect For the Sleeping Sleepless

    sleep is elusive.  when i was younger all i needed was to get my head to touch the pillows and i would be asleep.  regardless of the time or the place,  all i would need was to lay myself down and i'd be out, knocked over to wonder land.  however...
    mica62 mica62 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 2, 2008

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    Myzery Myzery 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 15, 2014

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    I'm Tired...

    somehow the weekend was very exhausting although I didn't do something really. hmm.. But I need to learn.. Big biology test on wednesday. and I have to learn like 30 kinds of bacteria and 20 kinds of viruses. all including what they do to your body.. how you get infected and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 2, 2007

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    Can't Sleep

    This is getting so old. Each night I wake up at 330 and am up for an hour and a half. I have tried everything. Any idea !!!!!?!!!! Please help
    hockeymom1 hockeymom1 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 30, 2013

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    Terrible

    I'm yawning and it's only quarter past five!! I only got up at noon as well. God, I'm terrible!! I have to get up at seven tomorrow anyway, I'm dreading it.
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Dec 2, 2007

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    I'm So Tired

    My eyes hurt, and my contacts are killing me. Some stupidity binds me to the computer at this ungodly hour. I need sleep. I need to just lay all my problems aside, and rest for the night.
    Gryphonheart Gryphonheart 16-17, F Jun 11, 2007

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    Go To Sleep

    Go to sleep,Would be nice,Trouble is,Gotta run,I'm late for work!
    mrraincoat mrraincoat 46-50 Oct 27, 2012

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    And never wake up. What's the point of getting

    up every day with hopes and expectations just to have them crushed and whisked aside? Nobody really gives a d*mn about me anyway.
    WinterIncandescence WinterIncandescence 16-17, F Oct 8, 2014

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    when I get home I'm going straight to sleep and not waking up until Monday, maybe Tuesday. I just want 3/3 to come sooner... Before I completely shut everyone out for good this...
    SunshineAnderson13 SunshineAnderson13 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    I have been through sleeping with underpants, boxers and pajamas - but now i sleep totally naked and sleep more comfortably than ever before
    Brian1953 Brian1953 61-65, M 5 hrs ago

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    So I've heard people complain about melatonin has stopped working. I take it and I have had the same problem so I did some research. "All this talk of melatonin’s benefits...
    Johnviolinist823 Johnviolinist823 22-25, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I have slept nude since is was 18. When I got married, my wife and I decided no clothes were allowed in bed. Even on vacation and I share a hotel room with my kids (d-16, s-14) I...
    NewlyNude NewlyNude 31-35, M 4 hrs ago

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    This so called sleep paralysis, is what the doctors and scientists say because they them selfs don't know what it is. And they say its all got to do with so called rem sleep? And...
    ashleymendes55 ashleymendes55 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I can never sleep well. I always wake up randomly during the night. I also can't sleep unless i'm really cold, but i still have to have a blanket or two on me. I also have to be...
    white701 white701 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    I don't even know how to start this thing... So I guess I'll just dive right in. 1. I was born on May 9th, 2000. 2. I've been obsessed with fire for as long as I can remember. 3...
    SayMinty SayMinty 13-15, M 2 Responses Feb 1

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    So I was getting these crazy dreams lately, people appearing in my room. Really clear dreams where i can follow the story. dreams help me process a lot of stuff. The only problem i...
    makaakje makaakje 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 10

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    Hey, I'm 18, male, and I have a sleeping habit which I think is, well, weird. I have ADHD as well as Asperger's syndrome, and I don't usually have many friends. I try to foot in...
    ReplacedAxe ReplacedAxe 18-21, M Jan 27

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    Does anyone have sleep apnea software to monitor their sleep data through their PC at home? I am using a vpap and am having a really hard time adjusting from auto vpap to vpap...
    True2myHeart True2myHeart 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 30

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    It has to be completely dark when I want to sleep, I even cover my eyes with a black shirt or so when I want to take a nap during the day. My sleeping habit sucks, I wake up too...
    rainygirl1992 rainygirl1992 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 8

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      Study- sleep -study- sleep- study-sleep -study-sleep -sleep - well I decided to sleep :)
    Jms04 Jms04 18-21, M Feb 13

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    I have trouble sleeping. Mostly because I think too much. When I do get tired and sleep, I wish to sleep more than the normal hours. When my eyes open, signaling that I'm alive, I...
    feint30 feint30 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 27

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    Just once could I be happy? Not beat down and told everything that he doesn't feel is right. I'm here at his mercy. I do all he needs at the house, if he asks for something I make...
    Txwoman123 Txwoman123 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    1) I'm a girl 2) I really really love cats, but I can't have one of my own and it kills me 3) I've been battling depression 4) I play volleyball 5) I'm very pale, probably...
    creativecats creativecats 13-15, F Feb 1

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    At long last I have I have a name and description for my inability to fall asleep till the wee small hours and I have made an appointment with a Sleep Disorder Doctor to confirm my...
    midnitemind midnitemind 70+ Feb 1

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    There are many things I love in this world. One of them has to be sleeping. Sleeping is an action that takes me into another world. A world that can often be devoid of real...
    JumpingTomatoes JumpingTomatoes 16-17 Feb 3

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    I feel like i want to sleep for a thousand years. i often sleep from 12 to 16 hours a day! i feel like i just wanna lay down with my pillow and blanket and go to sleep. sleep is...
    neyah20 neyah20 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 12

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    I don't remember what grade I was in but I remember me and my cousin went to go stay the night at my grandmas I don't think I ate anything bad so me and my cousin went to my...
    Bubbles3333 Bubbles3333 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I want to make a hot cocoa when you get home from works.
I want to hug you when you have tough weeks.
I want to fight for my couch and bed when we are sleeping and hugging you...
    rockettothemoon08 rockettothemoon08 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I struggle with this kind of thing but oh well, let's give it a shot 1. my name is emma, though my parents wanted to name me grace, holly or chloe 2. if I were a boy, I was to be...
    emjagrace emjagrace 13-15, F 5 Responses Feb 2

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    technically, we all get sleep paralysis as aoon as we cycle back to stage 1 sleep (REM sleep). we cycle through all the stages of sleep in no specific order, numerous times...
    jayciedubb jayciedubb 46-50, M Feb 7

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    Typical Day Wake up at 10 am. Not wanting to get out of bed. Could sleep an entire day away. Go to work. Nervous about talking with people I'm not familiar with. Nervous the PI...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    Right now, my mom is asleep. Normal, right? No. She did took some sleeping pills just now. She took them so she could sleep her headache away. The case is: I HATE it when she...
    EdithLumon EdithLumon 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 18

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    Just once could I be happy? Not beat down and told everything that he doesn't feel is right. I'm here at his mercy. I do all he needs at the house, if he asks for something I make...
    Txwoman123 Txwoman123 41-45, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    I didn't sleep at all Monday night through Tuesday morning, and I felt so nauseous afterwards that I couldn't attend classes without feeling like I was going to be sick. But now I...
    Cephaloria Cephaloria 18-21, F Feb 5

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    So I started out never being able to sleep from when I was 12 until I was about 16. Then now I can't sleep at night, I'm not tired at night, then I fall asleep at early morning and...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F Feb 8

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    Ehh. I wouldn't say it's messed up, but more like a scattered sleep schedule... I never get to sleep around the same times, or get the same hours of sleep every night, simply...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F Feb 12

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    Sleeping is a like breath of fresh air. Sleep can keep you energized. Sleep is like you are in a present dream that you don't want to wake up from.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 13

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    1. A smile on my Children's face 2. A hug from my children 3. A kiss from my wife . 4. A hug from my wife . 5. A cold can of Mt. Dew 6. Going to work . 7. Coming home from work...
    Wildman43055 Wildman43055 46-50, M Feb 16

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    This is the least I've slept in my entire life. I am getting, at most, four hours per night. I seem to be functioning normally throughout the day; but, I am wondering what the cost...
    BethKristin BethKristin 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    Chinese New Year 2015: things you need to know about the Year of the Goat (or Sheep) Everything you need to know about yang, pillows and primroses Today... Feb 19 2015...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M a week ago

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    Actually, I just can't get back to sleep. I woke up almost three hours ago with a terrible headache. I took a shower, then went and packed some clothes for my move to my new...
    lovefoundme47 lovefoundme47 41-45, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Didn't sleep well again. Weird dreams and cold weather. I feel so exhausted I want to sleep but I can't it's like this disease in my head won't let me close my eyes and rest. I...
    LoathsomeBear LoathsomeBear 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I don't own one pair of sleep wear. It's always been sleeping naked for me. You sleep much better without clothes, it makes you feel free and comfortable against the sheets. My mum...
    Milkytitsmum Milkytitsmum 26-30, F 6 Responses Jan 31

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    I think I'm slightly insomniac. I can't sleep at times even though I'm tired and I want to sleep. And it's usually when I can't that I want someone to talk to.. Just simple things...
    BellaNoches BellaNoches 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    Sometimes i just dont want to fall asleep.. I just want to stay awake and experience what is around me before i get knocked unconscious(sleep) with no record or recollection of...
    InfiniteMusic InfiniteMusic 13-15, M 1 Response Feb 10

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    The Breeze at Dawn by Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi. The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don't go back to sleep. You must ask for what you really want. Don't go back to...
    LuxThePoet LuxThePoet 41-45, F Feb 11

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