The PokéCommunity Forums  

Go Back   The PokéCommunity Forums > Off-Topic Discussions > The Alola Exeggutorhouse
Reload this Page sit still.
Sign Up Rules/FAQ Daily Battle Blogs Mark Forums Read

The Alola Exeggutorhouse If it doesn't go anywhere else, it goes here.

Thread Tools
Old December 22nd, 2012 (7:06 PM).
droomph's Avatar
droomph droomph is offline
mmm gurl that 90s
Crystal Tier
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: bar'jách
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Nature: Impish
Posts: 4,289
If you were to sit in one place for a very long time (eg in a car ride), how long would it be before you had to move?

This is considering you're well rested and don't have to doze off while you sit there. Just, plain sitting.
did u no there r 21 letters in the alphabet
o i forgot 5

Reply With Quote

Relevant Advertising!

Old December 22nd, 2012 (7:11 PM).
Shiny Celebi Shiny Celebi is offline
Gold Tier
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 2,402
Id say in an hour I'd have to move, I find it hard to sit in one place for too long, I hate long car rides for this reason.
Reply With Quote
Old December 22nd, 2012 (7:27 PM).
Hannah's Avatar
Hannah Hannah is offline
i have no idea what im doing
Gold Tier
Join Date: Oct 2012
Age: 15
Gender: Female
Nature: Quiet
Posts: 1,156
I always tend to shuffle around my seat every two seconds. I can never sit still.

i’m a spark and you’re a b o o m
Reply With Quote
Old December 22nd, 2012 (7:33 PM).
Sableye~'s Avatar
Sableye~ Sableye~ is offline
Back to PC~
Silver Tier
Join Date: Nov 2012
Gender: Female
Nature: Quiet
Posts: 4,057
If you don't consider just shifting or repositioning to be moving around, then I could go a while without moving during a car ride. The longest one I've been on was 9 hours, but that doesn't make a good comparison, considering we stopped multiple times.
I can't think of a good signature.
Reply With Quote
Old December 22nd, 2012 (8:59 PM).
Sassy Milkshake's Avatar
Sassy Milkshake Sassy Milkshake is offline
It's ok to cry.
Join Date: Nov 2012
Age: 24
Gender: Female
Nature: Sassy
Posts: 373
After like twenty minutes my butt starts to hurt, so then I'd get up and move.

Reply With Quote
Old December 23rd, 2012 (2:03 AM).
Kikaito plush's Avatar
Kikaito plush Kikaito plush is offline
Angeline plushxKikaito plush
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: plushies resort
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Naughty
Posts: 4,921
I have to move after 10 minutes or my foot will fall asleep. which is hard if I'm in the middle of a car journey somewhere.
Reply With Quote
Old December 23rd, 2012 (2:24 AM).
tajaros's Avatar
tajaros tajaros is offline
Hi I'm dawg
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Philippines
Age: 17
Gender: Male
Nature: Timid
Posts: 857
Send a message via Windows Live Messenger to tajaros
I won't move if I'm asleep lol. (I'm always asleep during car rides but not in short ones ;))

If I'm awake let's say 5 minutes my but hurts haha... xD
Reply With Quote
Old December 23rd, 2012 (2:33 AM).
donavannj's Avatar
donavannj donavannj is offline
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Minnesota
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Posts: 19,124
Do we count shifting as such? If we do, I often won't last more than 2 seconds. I constantly move about.

But minor movements discounted, I can sit on the same seat for 25 minutes most of the time, but far longer than that when driving or otherwise distracted.
Avatar is Jun from one of the K-On! manga. Check back later for signature.
Reply With Quote
Old December 23rd, 2012 (4:36 AM).
Treecko's Avatar
Treecko Treecko is offline
Gold Tier
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: St.Louis,Missouri
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Modest
Posts: 5,764
Send a message via Skype™ to Treecko
I have a hard time staying still for a long time. I can usually stay in one with spot without moving for about 10-25 minutes and then after that I feel like I must move , shift or re position. 30-35 minutes at the most. Part of could be because of my ADHD , I get bored easily with being in one spot and I feel like must constantly be moving. Part of it is also because my butt tends to get tired or hurt after sitting in one position for a long time.
United we stand, divided we fall.
Reply With Quote
Old December 23rd, 2012 (4:41 AM).
curiousnathan's Avatar
curiousnathan curiousnathan is offline
ModeratorCSPokéCommunity Daily Staff
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Australia
Gender: Male
Nature: Adamant
Posts: 7,808
I can if I want to; it just takes determination. I can sit still if I'm concentrating on something, but if someething is out of its place or there's something I really must do, then I'll definitely fiddle and fidget around.
mod| pair
Reply With Quote
Old December 23rd, 2012 (12:21 PM).
evking's Avatar
evking evking is offline
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Indiana
Gender: Male
Nature: Serious
Posts: 37
I would sit for hours in a car and on any chair you could find. If there's anything that looks like it's comfortable sitting, sit on it, becuase resting is good!
Reply With Quote
Old December 23rd, 2012 (2:13 PM).
Dreg Dreg is offline
Done after the GT.
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 1,500
About 2 1/2 hours. I only know this because of a flight to Spain that I had recently. Didn't really need to move at all.
Reply With Quote
Old December 23rd, 2012 (2:17 PM).
Aeon's Avatar
Aeon Aeon is offline
Gold Tier
Join Date: Nov 2012
Age: 22
Gender: Other
Posts: 364
About an hour in and my legs feel kind of dead and I feel as if I need to move around a little bit. It's somewhat annoying, really.
Reply With Quote
Old December 23rd, 2012 (4:17 PM).
Sammi's Avatar
Sammi Sammi is offline
Silver Tier
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: The States
Age: 26
Gender: Female
Nature: Lax
Posts: 13,808
If I'm distracted, I can sit still in a car for hours. Same with at home, barring position changes (at least once an hour if not more). Granted, my answer goes from hours to minutes if we're not counting shifting around a little.

If I'm not distracted, I'll probably be like "why am I stuck here I gotta mooooooove". Also I'll then have to think I have to pee the whole time because that's what I do when I'm stuck on a long car ride. D:
If you're looking for me,
I'm hiding on Reddit or Twitter.
Reply With Quote
Old December 24th, 2012 (11:44 AM).
Jasper's Avatar
Jasper Jasper is offline
C'mere, brat
Join Date: May 2011
Nature: Brave
Posts: 1,766
Probably three hours maximum. If I weren't asleep, that is. After about three hours, I need to get up and stretch. Long car rides bore me. Sitting in school too long makes my blood turn into goop. It's boring.
Reply With Quote
Old December 24th, 2012 (11:58 AM).
Cherrim's Avatar
Cherrim Cherrim is offline
the blossom pokémon
Crystal Tier
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Waterloo, ON
Age: 27
Gender: Female
Nature: Relaxed
Posts: 30,756
I'm absolutely fine with sticking in one place for a long time. I do it all the time be it sitting on the couch, lying in bed all day (my fave), or being stuck in a car or in class or something. I don't even fidget all that much.
Reply With Quote
Old December 24th, 2012 (5:45 PM).
antemortem's Avatar
antemortem antemortem is offline
rushing, ad infinitum
Crystal Tier
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Texas
Gender: Male
Nature: Naughty
Posts: 7,532
I'm very used to road tripping, as I did it the first seven years of my life nearly non-stop, so I'm well-suited to sit in one position in the same place for several hours at a time without having an issue with it.
Reply With Quote
Old December 24th, 2012 (7:37 PM).
JayD's Avatar
JayD JayD is offline
Legit Boss
Gold Tier
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Canada
Age: 23
Gender: Male
Nature: Quiet
Posts: 4,763
Probably like every 5 minutes, but if I'm very comfortable, I can last like the whole trip
♥Plusle bro of Autumn Reverie♥ | ♥Pink Mommy, Autumn Reverie, Kanzler, Macarous & Apollo♥
|3DS FC|
Reply With Quote
Old December 25th, 2012 (7:12 AM).
PlatinumDude's Avatar
PlatinumDude PlatinumDude is offline
Gold Tier
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Canada
Age: 22
Gender: Male
Nature: Hasty
Posts: 12,570
Send a message via Yahoo to PlatinumDude Send a message via Skype™ to PlatinumDude
It might take me around 5-15 minutes for me to change positions if I had to sit still, but possibly more than that if I'm comfy.

Reply With Quote
Old December 25th, 2012 (7:01 PM).
Sheep's Avatar
Sheep Sheep is offline
Join Date: Sep 2011
Gender: Female
Nature: Timid
Posts: 18,771
I'd definitely start fidgeting. I can't sit still for too long since everything starts to hurt so I have to shuffle around... a lot. xD; This especially holds true in school, since sitting still while listening to a (usually) boring lecture kills me.
pair ~ family ~ twin ~ art thread ~ tumblr
never lose sight of your wish
Reply With Quote
Old December 25th, 2012 (8:08 PM).
PikachuAddict's Avatar
PikachuAddict PikachuAddict is offline
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Michigan
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Nature: Naughty
Posts: 144
I'd be fidgeting within the first 10 minutes, unless I had something to keep me occupied. The longest trip I've taken was to Ohio when I was a kid, and I took a book with me for the car ride.
Reply With Quote
Old December 29th, 2012 (4:57 PM).
Shining Raichu's Avatar
Shining Raichu Shining Raichu is offline
Emile Hersch turned 30 today. Who the hell is Emile Hersch?
Platinum Tier
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Australia
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Nature: Adamant
Posts: 9,050
Not very long. I start getting fidgety after about half an hour, which makes it hard to sit still in movies. I'm constantly adjusting how I sit just so I can stay comfortable before it starts irritating me again

"So this is why God bombed us."

Moderator of General Chat

Reply With Quote
Quick Reply

Sponsored Links
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 9:35 PM.

Style by Nymphadora, artwork by Sa-Dui.
Like our Facebook Page Follow us on Twitter © 2002 - 2016 The PokéCommunity™,
Pokémon characters and images belong to The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo. This website is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Nintendo, Creatures, GAMEFREAK, The Pokémon Company or The Pokémon Company International. We just love Pokémon.
All forum styles, their images (unless noted otherwise) and site designs are © 2002 - 2016 The PokéCommunity / Poké
PokéCommunity™ is a trademark of The PokéCommunity. All rights reserved. Sponsor advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. User generated content remains the property of its creator.

Use of PokéCommunity Assets
vB Optimise by DragonByte Technologies Ltd © 2016.