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Have you ever slept at some sort of public place overnight?

3 years ago when I was homeless for a short time, I would sleep in my car at the back end of a Walmart parking lot about 5 minutes from where I go to school. I wouldn't be able to do that now since Walmart isn't open 24 hours anymore.
DeluxedEdition · 26-30, F
Walmart isn’t open 24/7 anymore But I thought people can still sleep there?
DeluxedEdition · 26-30, F
@itsoeasy here they do have security but security doesn’t make anyone leave. they’re just there in case someone tries to rob a nearby Store or something. That would be inhumane. Homeless people have to stay somewhere.

There were a few times when I was staying in my car at Walmart for DV reasons. The security guard was very nice but she did tell me once I needed to move to a specific area because the area I was in wasn’t very safe and to move where the light was
SubstantialKick · 31-35, M
@DeluxedEdition At the couple of Walmarts that I go to, security usually stays inside most of the time unless there is a situation in the parking lot or something like that.
DeluxedEdition · 26-30, F
@SubstantialKick I would hope so. I don’t think it would be safe for them to stay outside all night
itsoeasy · 56-60, M
i slept on the streets of lisbon in portugal when there the train station shut,it was ok as there was a fiesta on and people kept coming along to invite me to parties.but i was glad when i got on my train back to spain.
ShenaniganFoodie · 36-40, M
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Stereoguy · 56-60, M
@ShenaniganFoodie Those are great photos 🙂🙂🙂
Dragonsballsack · 46-50, F
Yes - I slept in a park. It was cold and uncomfortable.
Buildingadoor · 26-30, F
Dragonsballsack · 46-50, F
@Buildingadoor walking off from an argument with no money
Stereoguy · 56-60, M
In the motorhome we have spent the night in Walmart parking lots, Sam's Club, BJ's Wholesale Club, Bass Pro Shop's and Cracker Barrel parking lots. Out of all of those Walmart is the worst.
WintaTheAngle · 41-45, M
Plenty of times when I was too drunk to get home. A bus stop roof, a phone box, a view point wall…
Tesla · 36-40, F
Never. I am sorry u had to go through that time.
Torsten · 36-40, M
I have slept in public places a lot of times when younger and drunk. Kind of got fun when you would not know where you would wake up the next day.
Ahh the days of being young and feeling invincible
Only when I was camping, and once with a friend waiting in line for rooms in a preferred dorm senior year (we got them, too).
Recently slept for a few hours at a rest stop on our way home from our vacation. I wouldnt recommend it tho.
Buildingadoor · 26-30, F
At a hostel because I had to go back to work after a few hours.
revenant · F
ohh that is rough !
Lilliesandlight · 36-40, F
That sounds scary

 
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