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Could you float down the stairs as a child?

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EbbyEbs · 09/09/2022 19:46

Light hearted

Do you have a memory of floating down the stairs as a child? Someone mentioned it to me earlier and I have the same memory! anyone know what Iโ€™m on about?

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Am I being unreasonable?

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EbbyEbs · 09/09/2022 19:47

What I mean is, you are either mid way or at the top of the stairs, you deicide to jump it but you donโ€™t fall, you float and reach the bottom slowly.

Apparantly lots of people have this childhood memory?!

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TheLoveOfMoney · 09/09/2022 19:47

I totally understand this! I'm sure I could practically levitate down stairs, really clear memory but make no logical sense.

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Sparklingbrook · 09/09/2022 19:47

No, but did go down on a silver tea tray once and dented the front door.
Tell me more about the floating.

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EbbyEbs · 09/09/2022 19:48

Sparklingbrook · 09/09/2022 19:47

No, but did go down on a silver tea tray once and dented the front door.
Tell me more about the floating.

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dreamersdown · 09/09/2022 19:48

Yes! Such a strong memory. Itโ€™s ridiculous, of course - but itโ€™s definitely a memory!

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Skinnermarink · 09/09/2022 19:48

What?! Like a ghostly apparition ?

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Mumofsend · 09/09/2022 19:48

Well my 6 year old just tried and faceplate the wall..

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HangingOver · 09/09/2022 19:48

I read somewhere flying up and down the stairs is a common childhood dream, I used to dream it too

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EveryFlightBeginsWithAFall · 09/09/2022 19:49

In dreams as a child I always floated down the stairs, never walked

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MsChatterbox · 09/09/2022 19:49

When I first read it I thought of course not but 2 minutes later I am questioning that I think I did float down the stairs...

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QueenoftheNimbleFlyingCat · 09/09/2022 19:49

YES OP whenever I have mentioned this to anyone IRL they have looked at me like I was mad. It is such a vivid memory and I went into the living room and my parents had friends over and I wondered why no one could see me.

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TruffleShuffles · 09/09/2022 19:49

I know exactly what you are on about, I would imagine propelling myself off the handrail and then float to the bottom. I still dream about it now.

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Patapouf · 09/09/2022 19:49

Feet floated but my arms were on the bannister/wall supporting my weight ๐Ÿ˜‚

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kimchifox · 09/09/2022 19:50

I used to dream I could float down the stairs. I also used to dream I could fly and levitate in my classroom, but I'm pretty sure none of those things ever actually happened. I have memory of the dreams though and what it felt like!

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HappyKoala56 · 09/09/2022 19:50

Don't have this memory at all, but I do remember being stuffed at the bottom of a sleeping bag while my sister was at the top and sliding (ungracefully) down the stairs

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sleepyduvetcat · 09/09/2022 19:50

OMG yes!! A very vivid dream of standing at the top of the stairs and then stepping off and floating down to the bottom. I can picture my childhood stairs now. It felt so real, I always wanted to have that dream again but never did.

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AlwaysGinPlease · 09/09/2022 19:50

Yes! It was obviously dreams but I have VERY vivid " memories " of floating up and down the stairs with my knees tucked under so my feet were behind on my back. Weird!

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QueenoftheNimbleFlyingCat · 09/09/2022 19:50

Oh no, saw your second message. Not like mine! Ha!

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Skinnermarink · 09/09/2022 19:50

My stairs were haunted, I didnโ€™t piss about on them, you had to dart down quick!

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HippeePrincess · 09/09/2022 19:50

Thatโ€™s very odd, no!

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TheSpottedZebra · 09/09/2022 19:51

Me! I could! Am sure I remember doing so.

Also, my arms used to feel extra long sometimes.

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MissAmbrosia · 09/09/2022 19:51

Yes. And floating room to room upstairs. I'm sure it was just dreaming but I have a vivid memory of this.

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RocketPanda · 09/09/2022 19:51

I grew up in a bungalow ๐Ÿ˜•

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Zelda93 · 09/09/2022 19:52

Yep I'm sure I used to be able to fly.. really strong memories of flying around the house as a child ๐Ÿ˜‚

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TheSpottedZebra · 09/09/2022 19:52

RocketPanda · 09/09/2022 19:51

I grew up in a bungalow ๐Ÿ˜•

Thoughts and prayers Sad

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