Those that carry. Are you a 'morning person'?

Those that carry. Are you a 'morning person'?

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    Those that carry. Are you a 'morning person'?

    It occurred to me the other day that everyone that I know that carries regularly is a 'morning person'. By morning person, I mean someone that prefers the early part of the day for getting things done versus those that prefer the last part of the day for the same (what I'd call a night owl).

    I'd like to know if this is just coincidence or if it might be a valid generalization.

    Thanks for you time,

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    Nope, I usually stay awake until 3am and get up at noon.
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    I am 57 and definitely a morning person. I get up between 5:30 and 6:00 even on the weekends.
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    Hard to say. I prefer getting everything out of the way in the morning and having the nights open, but I still don't like getting up early.
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    ...I get up at 11...1:30...3:15, 4:00...5:20, and 6:15...unless I stop drinking coffee by 6pm in the evening...

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    I'm going to abstain from this poll, because while I do enjoy mornings, my sleep schedule is very erratic due to the medications I have to take for my organ transplants, and because of my type I diabetes. I have a lot of difficulty maintaining a normal sleep schedule.
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    If I sleep until 6am, I consider it "sleeping in"...
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    Yes, I am.

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    I am most definitely NOT a morning person. The older I get, the harder it is to stay in bed past 0800, but I certainly don't get moving before then unless I have to go to work or attend a scheduled event. My most productive time is early to mid afternoon into the early evening. When I was in the AF, I loved working swing shift. I actually preferred mids to an early day shift.

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    a.m. for me.
    I like to stay up late now and then.

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    I only wake up early on Monday-Thursday. I Usually wake up around 8:00 on my days off. I rarely ever get to sleep before 1:00 in the morning.

    I f I have a lot of yard work to do, I'll wake up early, but I don't like to. Coffee is my friend.

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    I like getting up early and going out for breakfast. If I don't I'll end up at IHOP.
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