#2. Falling asleep in any location, no matter what is going on
This ability began to develop in my senior year of college, and it blossomed into a true superpower during my six-month stint as a first grade teacher with Teach For America. By exercising this power, I have fallen asleep
- while attending a five-church southern gospel choir extravaganza
- at a dance club on Halloween
- 50 feet from the stage at a John Mellencamp concert
- eighteen inches behind a performing bluegrass band, while standing up
As a college student just beginning to recognize the scope of my abilities, I once used the power of super sleep in a one-on-one meeting with an adviser. I managed to lose consciousness any time I was not personally speaking, as follows:
The best thing about using this power is that it’s completely undetectable.