I can't get to sleep...

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by khay0s, Feb 14, 2005.

  1. Be a man and do an all-nighter!

    4 vote(s)
  2. Alcohol is your friend, young grasshopper...

    6 vote(s)
  3. Shut up, go to sleep and stop being so emo!

    4 vote(s)
  4. Drink some carrot juice, then all will be right.

    7 vote(s)
  5. Other (specify, please...)

    5 vote(s)
  1. Howdy all. Its 2:30 am this side of the world and I can't sleep. I have (self diagnosed) acute bronchitis and subsequently can't stop coughing long enough to actually fall asleep. So, I'm wondering whether anyone can help send me some 40-winks advice. If not, then poke fun of my unfortunate circumstance - someone around here deserves to be having fun... :meh:

  2. I had a bout with bronchitis just last year, so I do know how hard/impossible it is to sleep when you have to cough every few moments. :spit:

    For other times when you can't sleep, try some of these CDs: www.purewhitenoise.com/sound-masking.html

    If you have persistent trouble sleeping, see a doctor.

    DO NOT go the alcohol route. ;)

  3. No good advice. Just taking the opportuntiy to say I slept fine last nite. I am superior to you! Ha!

    (Just let my illusion last for a bit, please)
  4. I hate you. :spit: ................. :bawl: :help:

    5.15 am. The Sun started making an appearance around 15 mins ago. At least I've gotten heaps of Uni notes taken and I don't even go back for another 2 weeks!

  5. uglycicles

    uglycicles Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2003
    Southwest Chicago
    Find your significant other and, *ahem*, you know. *wink, wink, nudge, nudge*

    Or, consider the five knuckle shuffle.
  6. One step ahead of ya...neither worked... :(

  7. Mike Money

    Mike Money Banned

    Mar 18, 2003
    Bakersfield California
    Avatar Speakers Endorsing Hooligan
    Happened to me last night too.

    I felt really hot. I layed in bed for an hour, then went into the living room and watched comedy central till 3:30 am

    I was not about to go to school.
  8. Usually if I can't sleep, I just get up and watch tv. No use laying around doing nothing for hours...might as well enjoy myself.

    Though I'm sure alcohol would work wonders too.
  9. Marlat


    Sep 17, 2002
    London UK
    You're part New Zealander, count sheep....it's a fantasy and will help you get to sleep in one hit.
  10. Umm.. maybe count sheep in your head

    We all know you are obsessive about sheep :D

    Damn Latimour just beat me too it hey maybe we think the same
    Hooray! I think like a lawyer , I think like a lawyer ! :hyper:
  11. Vorago

    Vorago (((o)))

    Jul 17, 2003
    Antwerp, Belgium
    Do something usefull.
  12. SuperDuck


    Sep 26, 2000
    Fixed it for you. :)
  13. "I can't get to sleep
    I think about the implications..."
  14. I love how nobly they all stand there, like there's nothing wrong with the train. I wish I could be that cool.

  15. karrot-x

    karrot-x Banned

    Feb 21, 2004
    Omicron Persei 8
    Please don't juice me.

  16. bigbeefdog

    bigbeefdog Who let the dogs in?

    Jul 7, 2003
    Mandeville, LA

    Works like a charm....
  17. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    melatonin. Herbal stuff, works great. I take it 30 minutes before I want to sleep, and I sleep like a log. And it's good sleep.