that Monday morning feeling

that Monday morning feeling

  (informal)
if you have that Monday morning feeling, you are unhappy that the weekend has finished and you have to go back to work 'You look fed up. What's wrong?' 'Oh, it's just that Monday morning feeling.'
See also: feeling, Monday, morning
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He said: "I've never had that Monday morning feeling when you can't get out of bed or can't be bothered going to work.
Sleep expert Mark Blagrove, of Swansea University, agreed that erratic sleep patterns on the weekend - whether too much or too little sleep - were to blame for that Monday morning feeling.
For them it was Monday morning without that Monday morning feeling.
According to a new study by Virgin Megastore to highlight their "Thank Virgin It's Monday" campaign here in the North West we are the most likely to dread that Monday morning feeling.
uk, which commissioned the report, said: "Sunday is when people start to get wound up about the week ahead - the true onset of that Monday morning feeling.
Sunday night is the eve of the working week and the time, it seems, when people start to get wound up about the week ahead - the true onset, if you like, of that Monday morning feeling.
I feel exceptionally lucky to have led an exciting and worthwhile career and I can honestly say that, in 40 years, I have never had that Monday morning feeling.
And anyone who is familiar with that Monday morning feeling will agree that weekends can make you ill.
Prepare yourself for that Monday morning feeling and stick some Pick- Up Drops in your handbag.