You are usually not, hardly ever, sleep-deprived. I would say never, but there are some of us ups (unemployed persons) who cannot sleep due to high anxiety. I am not one of those. In fact, this gray and snowy winter has enabled me to sleep 12 hours a night. With fewer hours than that, a nap has been required. And, if you have seen spring, I don't want to hear about it.
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