Thread: Is it wrong...
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Old April 25 2013, 05:06 PM   #33
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Re: Is is wrong...

indolover wrote: View Post
lol.. not wrong at all.

I think most adults don't give a royal shit about birthdays.
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The Mirrorball Man wrote: View Post
It's not wrong but on the other hand, if sleeping and doing nothing is your idea of a good time, maybe it would be interesting to check if you are suffering from depression.
lol.. fucking bullshit.

Maybe he doesn't give a shit, and simply wants to lie in? yeah, laziness and comfort are mental health disorders.
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Rhubarbodendron wrote: View Post
Now, really, suspecting a depression behind the luxury to stay in bed 24 hours really goes a bit too far.

There's absolutely nothing wrong with sleeping and doing nothing. There are a gazillion of more likely and completely non-depressive reasons for a serious craving for sleep and quiet, such as (incomplete list) :

a) having a baby or teenager or several thereof
b) your neighbours having babies or teenagers
c) loud neighbours
d) working fulltime or even overtime
e) getting on in years / being no teenager anymore
f) having a very active SO ("hey, you, rise and shine, it's already 4 am!! Let's go jogging" Arrgh!)
g) liking peace and quiet and taking things a bit slow
h) simply enjoying staying in bed for a change, particularly if...
i) ...the weather is bad
j) DST lag
k) spring fatigue
l) a deep love for comfort and the nice things in life
m) a new mattress / duvet / freshly washed bedlinnen (smells so good, particularly if dried outdoors!)
n) not having any urgent reason to get up (apart from a full bladder, perhaps)
o) having a really interesting book
p) getting advance sleep for a night of stargazing (yesterday were the Lyrids, a very nice annual meteorite rain with about 20 very bright and long-tailed ones per hour)
q) getting advance sleep for a TV night
r) for once escaping the everyday hectic
s) having the house/flat all to yourself for a day
t) and other reasons galore, all of them very normal and sane.


Come on, have you really never simply stayed in bed all day? Give it a try, guys - it's fun!!
Well, s/he gets it.
indolover wrote: View Post
Sector 7 wrote: View Post
Data, those sound like signs of clinical depression. Seek help, my friend.

Now that I am older and a widower, I'd give anything to do more than sit home on my birthday. The most I get are long distance calls from kids and grandkids. Enjoy those "annoying" interruptions while you can.

Next December 14, I am making plans to volunteer at the homeless shelter and meal kitchen. It will be a good way to give back to others in need and make my birthday special again. Hopefully, my health will be improved enough to do it.
More bollocks/nonsense.

Maybe he has no children to look after, or SO.

Maybe he has the day off work. Maybe he has no real chores to do or errands to run.
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indolover wrote: View Post

lol.. fucking bullshit.

Maybe he doesn't give a shit, and simply wants to lie in? yeah, laziness and comfort are mental health disorders.
They are.
lol.. idiot.
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