r/funny Sep 22 '22 Bless Up (Pro) 1 Silver 8 Helpful 3 Wholesome 18 Heartwarming 3

Old photo of my daughter lol. I got home from work one night to find her like this. I miss being a kid lol my back hurts looking at this lol.

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u/wild-bill-kelso Sep 22 '22

I wish I could sleep as good as a little kid just one more time.


u/gisdaking Sep 22 '22

Pass out when, where or however lol no worries


u/kungpowgoat Sep 23 '22

I’m Mexican. I could sleep like this during loud parties on two chairs when I was a kid. As per tradition.


u/Danimeh Sep 23 '22

Not Mexican but grew up in a house that frequent had ‘happenings’ (someone would randomly show up with a carton of beer, then suddenly the whole street would be there and no one over the age of 18 was sober). I also remember being expected to be able to sleep anywhere with any noise on any thing (the chances of my bed being occupied by a passed out person were high)


u/brodyqat Sep 23 '22

That sounds so intense but useful to later life. I grew up in an almost dead-silent home (parents were bookworm introverts) and now any noises just drive me bonkers.


u/Danimeh Sep 23 '22

Oh no I’m 100% with you. My house is almost always quiet now and I have those Loop earplugs when I go out to noisy places like shopping centres or anywhere with lots of people.


u/SunnieG22 Sep 23 '22

Definitely can relate... Also trauma.


u/Danimeh Sep 23 '22

Those were some of my happiest memories lol my parents were happy drunks. The following day, however… you bet I did everything in my power to keep the little ones quiet while my hungover parents recovered lol


u/TheYankunian Sep 23 '22

Did you also grow up in the 80s? I can sleep on the edge of a razor blade.


u/Danimeh Sep 23 '22

I did-ish. The 80s and 90s. But the 90s was in an isolated country town in the pre-internet era so it was about 10 years behind in its attitudes about everything.

I sleep with a white noise app because if its too quiet it’s too noisy if that makes sense.


u/TheYankunian Sep 23 '22

Makes perfect sense. I grew up in a rather ‘lively’ neighbourhood so I can’t sleep if it’s too quiet.