(Closed) Do you go to bed at the same time?

posted 9 years ago in Relationships
  • poll: Do you go to bed at the same time as you SO?

    Yes, almost always in bed at the same time

    No, I am usually up later

    No, they are usually up later

    Other (Do tell!)

  • Post # 3
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    We usually go to bed at the same time, but rarely go to sleep at the same time. He falls asleep as soon as his head hits the pillow. I, on the other hand, have terrible insomnia (especially lately) and am often up at least an hour after he falls asleep. I take my computer with me to bed and either hang out on weddingbee or watch a movie/TV. He sleeps through it all. It may not work for everyone, but it works for us.

    Post # 4
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    We used to… but then I started my 2nd year of grad school.

    He tries to wait up for me, but tonight for example, he walked in about 20 minutes ago and mumbled something about being sleepy… but I had 2 more lesson plans to write. So he went to bed and started talking to the cats very loudly about how nice it was that they come to bed with him when “someone else won’t”    (yeahhhh he’s hilarious….)

    but now he’s konked out – I still have a little bit of writing to do and where am I? On wedding bee!! Haha… Fail. 

    Post # 5
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    We always are in bed at the same time.  We usually will cuddle and talk about our day, and just have some quality “us” time that is otherwise rare, as we live with two other roommates. But he doesn’t go to sleep, he waits til I’m asleep and then he plays his PSP or his laptop in bed until he is tired as well.  I really like our arrangement.  We get to have nights together, but he isn’t forced to go to sleep too early on my account.

    Post # 6
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    I wish we went to bed at the same time. I suffer from insomnia (I can’t fall asleep til 3-5AM). He goes to bed around 12-1AM and I go to bed later He also has a job that requires him to get up at 7am and I’m a college student with no job. 

    Post # 7
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    595 posts
    Busy bee

    Strife and I are apart right now, but we usually go to bed at the same time, cause otherwise it feels awkward unless one of us actually is working on something.

    Post # 9
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    Hah. Well, I just slept from 7pm-12am and will not sleep again, Rath hasn’t gone to bed yet.

    This is totally normal for us, we can both sleep with the lights on and music/movie playing. We also live in a studio so there is no place to go to work. 

     

    Post # 10
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    Yes, even if we have been fighting we go to bed at the same time. Fiance likes to say that’s what makes our relationship work, lol.

    Post # 11
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    This is usually what is waiting for me when I finally go to bed:

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    @chasesgirl:  I thought that would happen too but we’ve been living together for over a year now and I’m still stuck in my procrastinating/insomniac ways…heh… I have to be at clinical at 8 am myself.  What are you in school for?

    Post # 12
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    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: March 2012

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    @flutterbi: Are we the same person? Lol. I can’t sleep for anything!

    I’m sitting here, in bed, next to my sleeping Fiance as I write this. He’s been asleep for a good hour. I’ve BEEN here, but I am not even close to being tired yet. Honestly I really want to keep organizing my books but that’d be too loud and obnoxious. So here I sit, posting random stuff on the bee.

    I would bet that nearly 1/2 of my posts happened because he was asleep and I was bored.

    Post # 13
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    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: December 2012

    Fiance used to always stay up later than me, but that’s changed in the last couple weeks. I’ve been staying up REALLY late/early morning.

    Post # 14
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    Bee Keeper

    Most of the time we go to bed at the same time. Sometimes one of us is exhausted and passes out early, but it’s not the norm.

    Post # 15
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    I think we make sure we go to bed together but we do have the same day pattern, we are at work during the day and get up at the same time.

    It’s really nice to snuggle down together and relax. I always love falling asleep with him, then waking up next to him. He’s the last thing I see at night and the first thing in the morning – it’s beautiful 🙂

    Post # 16
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    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2012

    Usually lay down together, but he will go to sleep before me if he has to work. I work nights so there are times where I can’t fall asleep even if I am tired. There are some weekends though that I fall asleep before him. 

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