• Or to the God behind the God who moves the God who moves the player who moves the pieces and begins the round of dust and time and sleep and dying in your poem, Jorge.

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  • Programmers--sorry, seamen--hired from places like India and Russia would have their own cabins, work eight- or ten-hour stretches on either a day or night shift and have the rest of the time to sleep, play shuffleboard or take a water taxi to shore.

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  • Mr Yehoshua's warmest character is the old bakery owner, a man who ignores the need to sleep—he is aware enough to know there will be plenty of time to sleep once he is gone—yet who frets about doing the right thing before he dies.

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  • Chinese gamblers, the most hardcore in the world, can lose all sense of time in the former Portuguese colony, often playing for days with no sleep, fortified only by tea and instant noodles.

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  • They took advantage of the time difference between California and Finland and held conference calls before the Stanford students went to sleep so the Aalto University students could pick up where the Californians left off.

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  • All they offer is a floor to sleep on and shelter from the rains that pound Uganda this time of year.

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  • And at any point in time, a third of the population is complaining of sleep difficulties.

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  • They are appalled that Texas Gov. Rick Perry can sleep soundly at night, having permitted the execution of 235 murderers during his time in office.

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  • A's manager Bob Melvin had to scrap his normal postgame routine just to get home in time to catch a few hours of sleep before returning to the ballpark.

    NPR: Tired Tale: Moss, A's Reflect On 19-Inning Win

  • Residents of both countries will go to sleep on Thursday and wake up on Saturday as a result of the time shift, a move meant to align them with Asian trading partners.

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  • For a long time, in the early hours of the morning, I was unable to sleep.

    NEWYORKER: Rat Beach

  • One of the most common indicators of loneliness is broken sleep — taking a long time to fall asleep, waking frequently, and feeling sleepy during the day.

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  • While working that kind of schedule, the only thing I wanted to do in my free time was sleep or sit on the couch and watch TV.

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