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Weird dreams from my childhood
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Weird dreams from my childhood

When I was a kid I had some weird dreams.

One of them was an escalator. It was in some sort of mall with neon signs and doors. People would go up the escalator and since it ended in the middle of the air, they would fall down. Then they would get up, go up and fall down, again and again.
I never understood this dream and I already had it more than once. In fact, some of the dreams that involved me being in a high place would eventually show me falling down.

Another dream (and perhaps the weirdest one) was me in a deserted mall in ruins. I had to fight some weird monster to free my friends and to win I had to dance and sing...

"Quiet People Have The Loudest Minds"- Stephen Hawking


The next time you don't knock on my room door before entering... I'll probably write a rant in my journal.
03-29-2012 07:55 AM
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RE: Weird dreams from my childhood

Why does everyone have weird dreams and I do not?

Only weird dream I ever rememeber when I was 6, some black hole appeared out of nowhere and I saw a Yu Gi Oh card. Maybe because the back of the Yu Gi Oh cards looks like a black hole?
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03-29-2012 08:14 AM
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RE: Weird dreams from my childhood

I asked my friend where she had gotten her coat and she told me it was from some designer I'd never heard of and cost $250,000 and showed me the tag as proof. Then I decided to sew my own coat and I sewed it out of leaves and grass, but I used it as a quilt instead because it was warm. Eventually I came to school wrapped in it and everyone thought I was a queen.

Go to work. Send your kids to school. Follow fashion. Act normal. Walk on the pavement. Watch TV. Save for your old age. Obey the law. Repeat after me: "I am free."

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03-29-2012 08:20 AM
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RE: Weird dreams from my childhood

I dreamt that I was in a dark room, with only the vertexes and points illuminated by some strange phosphorescent material. As I started walking, dark shapes similar to that of the flukes of whales and aspens started to rise from the black medium, indifferent to the warm materials of carbon, being made of a smooth and metallic mixture. Then, my center of gravity was reversed, and I fell into the brightening sky. An expanse of burning stars rose above me, and I fell into a nation-sized hole into the recesses of the ocean. Somehow being able to breathe underwater without gills, I swam through the relics of Paris, Vienna, Manchester, and Berlin, and came across a glowing pack of humanoids. Bellowing white noise, their faces became distorted, and then I was pulled from the dream.

If you're reading this, I killed myself.
03-29-2012 01:33 PM
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RE: Weird dreams from my childhood

I've already posted my 'walking through the grey city and seeing the humanoid shapes' dream right?

"All Animals are equal, But some are more equal than others."
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