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Slept all night for the first time in over a Year!

griffggriff Posts: 488
edited 06/11/2012 - 7:22 AM in Sleep Problems
Hubby took me to Florida on a business trip with him this last weekend. I went grudgingly, not looking forward to packing, hauling luggage, driving 3 hours to the airport etc. I packed and he never let me lift a finger after that, taking control of everything!

We spent Sunday on the beach and then had a great dinner. We went to the hotel room and I literally fell into bed at about 7pm. I woke at 11, realizing I hadn't taken my meds or even brushed my teeth! After doing that I went back to bed and slept till 5 in the morning! I haven't slept more than 3 hours at a stretch in over a year and I was in heaven.

I realized that my pain levels are increased so much just by daily living and that the pain is what wakes me. So, the plan is that I need to live life as a princess with room service, a butler, personal assistant, gardner, maid and driver. Sounds like a plan, right?

When I got home it was back to the grind of no sleep. Just the bare minimum I do around my home is too much. What the heck are we supposed to do to live a normal life like this? I don't have the money, unfortunately, to afford the luxuries of all those people to help me. Guess it's time to buy lottery tickets.



  • on sleeping and having a good time with hubby. Sorry that the sleep left you when you got home though. Hey , can you pick me up some lottery tickets while you are at it???? =D>
  • ongratchies! ya git the sleepy award for the year, its funny how when were taken frommthe normal mortal coil we seen to relax enough to sleep. i stand up bent like and salute you...with the official salute...a great big yawn!
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  • LOL at both of you!

    My luck has run out and I'm back to the normal 3 hours at a time sleep. I want to go back to Florida and live in luxury.

    Lottery was a bust....on to the next diabolical plan }:)

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