Which side of bed do you sleep?

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  1. ajayshah2005 profile image55
    ajayshah2005posted 6 years ago

    Which side of bed(double-bed) do you sleep or do you prefer to sleep?Assume the direction left or right, Facing towards the pillow of the bed.

    1. MickeySr profile image80
      MickeySrposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      This matter actually caused some distress for me at one point in my life. My interest in which side of the bed I chose was always, which side is closest to the bedroom door in case of an intruder . . . I wasn't walking around trembling all the time imagining bad guys were anxious to do us harm, I merely always and in many ways stepped toward the 'front-line' so-to-speak. I'm 6'2' and broad shouldered and was raised by my mother to always be willing to be first to come to another's aid . . . I instinctively walk on the side of the traffic, step into a dark room first, etc. So, for years, I always slept on the side of the bed that allowed me to be the first to react to an intruder.

      And, that worked well for the first several places we lived - I was always on the same side of the bed, with my wife to my right (as I lie on my back). However, a couple of decades into our marriage we moved to a place where, if I slept nearest the door, I would be on the opposite side of the bed I was used to - and i quickly learned i was really, really used to my wife being on my right. The whole time we lived there I never slept well - fortunately, it's only been that one place, it was a long time ago, and everything's back to normal now . . . my wife's on my right and I sleep ready to defend her against intruders.

  2. Cagsil profile image82
    Cagsilposted 6 years ago

    I have a queen size bed and sleep right in the center. I've nothing worry about anyone sleeping in my bed. lol

    1. ajayshah2005 profile image55
      ajayshah2005posted 6 years agoin reply to this

      lol

  3. psycheskinner profile image81
    psycheskinnerposted 6 years ago

    Ditto. I sleep on the "middle" side.

  4. Hollie Thomas profile image61
    Hollie Thomasposted 6 years ago

    I always sleep on the side nearest the door. As my bedroom is arranged now that is the right side of the bed.

  5. kmackey32 profile image69
    kmackey32posted 6 years ago

    I always sleep on the inside.

    1. Hollie Thomas profile image61
      Hollie Thomasposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      lol

    2. ajayshah2005 profile image55
      ajayshah2005posted 6 years agoin reply to this

      lol

  6. profile image0
    Wilfionposted 6 years ago

    For years now, I fall asleep on the sofa, and then wake up and continue my sleep in bed.  I find the sofa much more comfortable than my bed.

  7. freecampingaussie profile image61
    freecampingaussieposted 6 years ago

    I sleep nearest the door as I get up & make a cup of tea for us in the morning, When I am on my own I stretch right out across the bed !

    1. ajayshah2005 profile image55
      ajayshah2005posted 6 years agoin reply to this

      lol

  8. billabongbob profile image75
    billabongbobposted 6 years ago

    I spent 25 years sleeping an the right, but now that I'm divorced I get the whole kingsize bed to myself, so move around at will. Must admit I'm loving it and don't plan on sharing my bed ever again lol.

  9. manlypoetryman profile image76
    manlypoetrymanposted 6 years ago

    I always sleep on the wrong side. I find out about it every morning when I wake-up big_smile

    1. mjfarns profile image60
      mjfarnsposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      The Left side, of course.   Sorry, Tea Partiers!

  10. vocalcoach profile image97
    vocalcoachposted 6 years ago

    I gravitate toward the middle of the bed. As long as I am surrounded by plenty of nice fluffy pillows, I'm quite happy anywhere!

  11. profile image0
    klarawieckposted 6 years ago

    Well, it depends if you are on the bed or looking at the bed. If you're looking at the bed then I sleep on the right side of it, but if I'm lying on the bed then my husband is to my right and I'm on the left.

    Why in the world would anyone ask this question?! Who cares?! lol And what's worse... Why am I answering this?! roll

    1. ajayshah2005 profile image55
      ajayshah2005posted 6 years agoin reply to this

      lol

 
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