Needing a nap

I made the mistake of going to bed early last night and am now paying the price. For some odd reason by 10 o’clock my body was horizontal and nodding off fast. Usually I don’t even lay down until around midnight.

So thinking of a good nights rest with possible 4 or 5 hours of uninterrupted sleep, Imagine my surprise when I woke every hour once I put my body to bed. After 4 hours and 3 wake ups I decided that was all the sleep to be had.

Every time sleep overtook me I had the same dream. I was on the table in a hospital operating room and a doctor with a huge metal mirror over his head was working on the back of my neck while telling me to just relax. That was a bit strange to this redneck as I don’t like hospitals or operations.

When I mention this fact to others most act surprised and state that hospitals and operations keep us alive. But when I’m at home strange infections are never mentioned and medical mistakes are far from my mind. Actually, I don’t like the rehab after the operation either. But I digress.

So in the dream this surgeon keeps digging for what ever he believes is in my neck that doesn’t belong and telling me to relax. In the last dream I tell him that if I could get up I’d slap him silly. He chuckles at that but since I can’t move I can’t slap him silly.

Never did learn why he was operating on my neck or how it turned out but cannot afford to lose any sleep over it. Lost enough sleep last night. It wouldn’t have bothered except for the sitting up, wide awake, once an hour trying to figure out why I woke up.

Enjoy our Friday as it means we’re that much closer to St. Patrick’s Day. Now for some coffee, I really need it today.
Comments are always welcome.

2 Responses to Needing a nap

  1. Mamabear says:

    You have the strangest dreams of anyone I’ve ever known and you remember them too. We all dream, but few remember them. idk if I could stand it to have dreams like you have. I’d have to have them analyzed LOL Guess you won’t be going to bed early from now on. Have a good weekend and stay warm.

  2. cruisin2 says:

    Mamabear,
    usually I’m jolted awake and remember because I have to see where I’m at. The wife says I’m also making strange noises and moving around a lot while dreaming. Thank you, enjoy your weekend also and I’m only going to out to feed and water the critters before spending the day inside.

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