Ever get sleepy while reading?

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Re: Ever get sleepy while reading?

Post by luz0928 » 23 May 2019, 18:30

I always get sleepy when I read in bed, so I usually read a little before going to sleep to get that awesome sleepy sensation and relaxation to get a good night sleep. The time depends on how tired I got home from work really.

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Post by Kister Bless » 13 Jun 2019, 10:37

Yes I do at times but it happens when I read my coursework (don't get me wrong because I do love studying) but I have never slept while reading a novel. Until today I have no reason as to why it happens so.
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Post by Nisha Ward » 20 Jun 2019, 03:52

Yeah but depending on what I'm reading that doesn't really stop me.
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Post by Ekta Swarnkar » 20 Jun 2019, 07:11

I have a common habit of yawning after opening the book, for once I doubt if god doesn't want me to study. :snooty:

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Post by Monet_va » 07 Jul 2019, 07:00

I love how a book can lull you to sleep late at night. But on the other hand...a really good book can keep you awake for hours too!

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Post by Bhaskins » 07 Jul 2019, 18:57

Yes! And it seems so random some nights it puts me out in 10-15 minutes others I can read until 2am. It could even be the same book.
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Post by April Ruvs » 14 Jul 2019, 06:15

Oh wow just yesterday I fell asleep while reading ended up drooling all over my phone
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Post by eastandalchemy » 14 Jul 2019, 07:08

For me, it absolutely depends on the book I'm reading. Even if I'm tired, I can push through the sleepiness if the book is really good. I've absolutely accidentally pulled all-nighters before when I just couldn't put the book down. But if I'm just not feeling the book, I'll start to feel sleepy, like my body is telling me to go to something else otherwise it's naptime.

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