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One, it removes any conscious or subconscious fear that you’ll oversleep.
On the days I went to school, I would oversleep for work and come late.
There is always the possibility that they may oversleep themselves and fall into a dormant and inactive state.
Above all, you must not let me oversleep myself, for otherwise I shall be late in arriving at Granada.
TALES FROM THE LANDS OF NUTS AND GRAPESCHARLES SELLERS AND OTHERS
Daisy Bell had half a mind to let her oversleep and lose a mark, then she really did love her too well.
HELEN GRANT'S SCHOOLDAYSAMANDA M. DOUGLAS
I had slept little the previous night, and was afraid that I might oversleep myself in consequence.
UNCLE MAXROSA NOUCHETTE CAREY
That worthy individual did not oversleep himself, nor did he suffer the Jew to do so either.
He really did oversleep after having tossed about sleeplessly half the night.
What a passion is sleep, to be sure, that one should oversleep with such comforts round him!
IF, YES AND PERHAPSEDWARD EVERETT HALE
There are not many men who lie abed too late, or oversleep themselves, on their wedding morning.

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