Reading over sleeping

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Post by rave_2 »

I have stayed up at night reading before, but not to the point of neglecting sleep.
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Post by GabbiV »

As a kid, I was always getting in trouble for reading when I was supposed to be asleep. I would constantly be reminded that I shouldn't read in low light because it's bad for your eyes (but it's not true), so they would get me a reading light. Talk about mixed signals!

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Post by holsam_87 »

I have read through the night, mainly because I know that if I stop reading, I will keep going through what's happening in my book and want to pick it back up. I had problems sleeping in college because I lived in the dorms, so I would read books until I got sleepy enough. That wasn't good most of the time because I had class early a few quarters.
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Post by Thokchom Alice »

I stayed up late for a book, but I have never skip sleeping for a book. That makes me weak and my muscles aching. So, I take rest and the first thing in the morning is to grab my book.
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Post by DakotaA »

This is a common occurrence in my life. You can tell when I'm really invested in a book when I have purple bags under my eyes.
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Post by dianaterrado »

Yes! Reading over sleeping. Always.
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Post by _Delly_01 »

I deliberately read until my eyes are too heavy. And then I stay awake just long enough to close my Kindle. Sometimes, I wake up when I my Kindle bounces in my hand because my body is shutting down while my mind wants to read just one more page. It's always a losing battle, though.

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Post by Firefawkes »

Most definitely! I know the book is really good when I sacrificing sleep (which I also cherish) to read! :)

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Post by mamilla93 »

Yes, a good book has kept me up many times till its almost time to get up. When I got my Harry potter and the deathly hallows book, i did two overnighters to finish the book while attending school at day time.

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Post by Ria710 »

I don’t have a choice sometimes, when I’m reading a good book, I don’t realize that I’m reading into my sleeping time.

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Post by Daniel Muky »

That's tough for me...usually am so tired by night. Though sometimes I force myself to read until so late, especially when nearing the end of a book..
Just remembered too when we were young; we used to watch movies from one morning to another without sleep...that was so crazy then!!!

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Post by sarahlaks »

I haven't quite made it all night but close, my record is 4:30 am.

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