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What is the first thought that enters your mind on waking? Are you savoring vestiges of pleasant dreams, or do you wake up already planning the day…or is there a sense of ‘oh no, not again” ?

Sometimes the first thing I do is glance to see if the sun is up yet. Depending on the visual cue, my first thought after that is usually something along the lines of “What time is it?” which leads into either wondering if the coffee is done yet or cold already.

I’m feeling contemplative this morning. Just curious what kinds of things are on the minds of everyone else. Usually, my first thoughts fall into the first category I mentioned of savoring vestiges of pleasant dreams, but they quickly lead into the coffee contemplations. I rarely wake up in a bad mood.

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Ann M Giaquinto Scott
Ann M Giaquinto Scott

Unfortunately I always wake up with a groan. Morning means another day climbing into the school bus. Years ago I never even needed an alarm, now I need two to pry me out of the bed. Mornings are the best time of my day however; love to watch the sunrise… Read more »

Janet Sunderland

First I look at the light, then I wonder what day it is. I never know. And if Cliff’s still asleep I can’t ask him. So I get up and cross the hall to the office where I flip the switch on my electric kettle and start my first cup… Read more »


I tend to do that same thing–look first at the light. If I think it’s too early to get up, I try not to look at the clock and instead, go back to sleep, something at which I’m not too good. 🙂 I’m a morning person, so I’m generally happy… Read more »

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