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Go To Bed Angry

Your fight about the messy garage might just be your body saying you need more sleep

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“Never go to bed angry.” It’s one of the most common pieces of relationship wisdom there is, often written in cards to newlyweds or dispensed to longtime couples after a fight.

It’s also terrible advice. You shouldn’t operate heavy machinery while drowsy, including the…



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Indrajit Samarajiva is a writer living in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sign up for my newsletter at, and you can reach me at