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    I Can't Sleep!

    A word of advice...don't drink coffee in the afternoon.

    So....who else is up?

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    Massages usually work, go wake Joe up

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    I am up! Hopeless insomniac.
    Go raibh an chóir ghaoithe i gcónaí liom!

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    Quote Originally Posted by 2wheeled View Post
    Massages usually work, go wake Joe up
    Nah, he needs his beauty sleep.

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    Can't sleep either. Pablo Neruda isn't knocking me out, maybe I'll start reading a technical manual.

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    I'm wrapping up some laundry now... no problem falling asleep after that!
    The rider in my avatar is David Etxebarria, not me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PATH View Post
    I am up! Hopeless insomniac.
    Too much coffee for you, too?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AllenG View Post
    Can't sleep either. Pablo Neruda isn't knocking me out, maybe I'll start reading a technical manual.
    I just finished an Agatha Christie book. It usually does it for me, but alas, not tonight!

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    Quote Originally Posted by HigherGround View Post
    I'm wrapping up some laundry now... no problem falling asleep after that!
    Tying up the loose ends so you can rest peacefully, eh?

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    Agatha might work, Pablo is making me concentrate too much.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    Too much coffee for you, too?
    Actually it was too much tea!
    Go raibh an chóir ghaoithe i gcónaí liom!

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    Good night all you Foosters
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    I went to bed too early, and when I do this my dog invariably wakes me up at midnight. He's insanely annoying because he'll jump on and off the bed until I get up to either let him outside or give him a snack. He's a good boy and can't help that he's stupid.
    What makes me madder is that he falls right back into snoring slumberland and leaves me to surf the dadgum internet in the wee small hours. I'll probably just stay up since I have an 8 o'clock class.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    Tying up the loose ends so you can rest peacefully, eh?
    That, plus hanging my cycling clothes to dry so they don't prompt someone to say this.
    The rider in my avatar is David Etxebarria, not me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AllenG View Post
    Agatha might work, Pablo is making me concentrate too much.
    Sad Cypress. It's a good one. It usually makes my brain work just enough to get me a little sleepy, but not insightful enough to keep me up all night. Tonight, of course, is the exception, but I blame it on other things.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PATH View Post
    Actually it was too much tea!
    Well they both have caffeine! Unless, you drank herbal tea...

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    Well it's not yet my bedtime.

    You could always try reading a nice statute, say the Income Tax acts. If that doesn't work nothing will.

    You could try a relaxing bath while listening to some gentle classical music.
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    Quote Originally Posted by KrisPistofferson View Post
    I went to bed too early, and when I do this my dog invariably wakes me up at midnight. He's insanely annoying because he'll jump on and off the bed until I get up to either let him outside or give him a snack. He's a good boy and can't help that he's stupid.
    What makes me madder is that he falls right back into snoring slumberland and leaves me to surf the dadgum internet in the wee small hours. I'll probably just stay up since I have an 8 o'clock class.
    Awwww! My cat does that too sometimes. I think he usually just wants to play. Damn nocturnal animals!!! I don't know how you manage to go to a class in the morning without sleep. Going to a mindless job, yes...but to try to exercise your brain without letting it rest first? Hmmm...I suppose you could come up with some interesting observations depending on how sleep deprived you are.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    Well they both have caffeine! Unless, you drank herbal tea...
    Actually I like herbal tea but it does not taste as good as a wonderful brewes tea!
    Go raibh an chóir ghaoithe i gcónaí liom!

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    Quote Originally Posted by HigherGround View Post
    That, plus hanging my cycling clothes to dry so they don't prompt someone to say this.
    Hehe! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=***6TCbEK0g Funky!

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    Quote Originally Posted by gnome View Post
    Well it's not yet my bedtime.

    You could always try reading a nice statute, say the Income Tax acts. If that doesn't work nothing will.

    You could try a relaxing bath while listening to some gentle classical music.
    Hmmmm perhaps a bath and a boring read both at once? If I do that, I might just risk falling asleep in the bathtub and catching pneumonia!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by PATH View Post
    Actually I like herbal tea but it does not taste as good as a wonderful brewes tea!
    I still stand by my opinion that this stuff is the best!


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    ^^ You know, that never has worked for me. Maybe its the Shepherd in me...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadiyah View Post
    I still stand by my opinion that this stuff is the best!

    I have several boxes of Spiced Chai Tea from Stash! Wonderful stuff but I have several pounds of tea I must use!
    Go raibh an chóir ghaoithe i gcónaí liom!

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    Good night all you Foosters
    And good night Moon

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    Stash brand has nothing on Good Earth! Go try it, you won't regret it!

    I'm really starting to rethink that massage idea...

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