Friday we spent 7 hours on a bus traveling from Liverpool to Wales to Coventry to London.
So what happens when you wake up 41 college students at 6 am to get on a coach and travel across the country…WE SLEEP! The coach has this amazing what seems like a magical power to put us to sleep no matter how much sleep we got the night before or how much energy we have when we walk onto the coach. A few minutes after it starts rolling, it’s a serious struggle to keep your eyes open.
The only problem is sleeping on the coach is quite near impossible unless you have someone next to you that you are really comfortable with. Seriously… the tiny, un-reclining seats are less than ideal for getting some shuteye. So when your eyelids get heavy and your head starts bobbing as you drift into sleep, the only way to get comfortable is to SNUGGLE.
Therefore, we have discovered numerous sleeping positions to make the long coach drives
bearable and actually quite comfortable. It’s a great way to catch up on the sleep we don’t get at night.
Here are two examples...
Sometimes ya gotta do what ya gotta do