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19 Things Only Workaholics Will Understand

So much to do, so little time to do it.

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1. There are never enough hours in the day.

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2. You can't waste any of those precious hours on sleep.

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Getting more than a few hours of sleep a night is a privilege that you will never know.

3. You can't remember the last time you actually took an hour off for lunch.

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Even when you do eat, it's usually McDonalds at your desk.

4. You're almost always the last one to leave the office everyday.

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Even the janitors go home before you.


5. No matter how productive you are, the work never seems to end.

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6. You consider giving up and going home at least once every day.

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If not more than once. You never do, though.

7. Whenever anyone asks if you're busy, the answer is ALWAYS yes. / Via

Every single time!

8. You're constantly turning down your friends when they ask to hang out after work.

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"Sorry guys, I'm working late. Again"


9. Your calendar is FILLED with deadlines.

Don't bother asking me what day I'm free. It's like leap year, only comes once every four years.
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Don't bother asking me what day I'm free. It's like leap year, only comes once every four years.

10. Your To-Do list is longer than all your friends' lists combined.

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The sad part is that it's only getting longer.

11. The amount of caffeine you consume in a day is alarming.

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12. You're stressed out so much, it's become a part of your personality.

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13. You NEVER take a day off of work, because then you'll fall behind and never catch up.

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You could be coughing up your lungs and you'd still go to work.

14. Around 2 p.m. every day, all you really want is a nap. / Via

Is that too much to ask?

15. Even when you're not at work, all you do is think about work.

You never turn off. It's a curse.
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You never turn off. It's a curse.

16. When you get home, you just collapse on your bed.

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The best place in the world!


17. You spend so much time at work that your desk feels more like home than your real home.

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It's sad, we're aware.

18. People are constantly amazed at how you handle it all.

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It's like we have superpowers!

19. No matter how much work you have, you always manage to get everything done.

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You ooze awesomeness.

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