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#1 katpaws

Posted 21 September 2016 - 01:31 PM

The other night i slept in our spare room (someone was snoring a bit too much!). During the night i woke up because i felt someone was near the bed. They touched me softly on the arm and asked if i was okay, and i said i was fine. The next day i asked my husband if he had come into the room and he said no. The person who woke me up was male and wearing a robe (but not the robe my husband is using atm). Husband thinks i dreamed it but it seemed very real to me and i was woken up definitely. I've had "waking dreams" before and this was not one of them.

So... dream or not?

#2 magnanimous

Posted 21 September 2016 - 01:52 PM

Dream. Paranormal doesnt exist and i think you would have woken had a stranger broken into you house and woke you enough for you to remember words spoken.

#3 Caribou

Posted 21 September 2016 - 02:19 PM

Dream. Something you had the night before just made the dream more vivid. I.e spicy/heavy food or a drink.

#4 AlmondButter

Posted 21 September 2016 - 06:19 PM

Definitely a dream. I've often had hallucinations while in a light sleeping state before waking properly...Stuff that couldn't possibly be real like giant fantasy insects & things.

#5 IkeaAddict

Posted 21 September 2016 - 06:29 PM

Dream. I've had really vivid dreams where somebody at work has told me something so when I wake and go to work I ask them about it and they give me a blank look

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