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There is no reason to question your sanity. Everyone has his/her own listening habits. I might go a week without listening to my system and then have an unplanned six hour listening session. Sometimes I read, but mostly I listen. If I can't sleep in the middle of the night, I might get up and listen to music for an hour or two. It is about the music, about what makes you happy. And in this season holidays, we as audiophiles should all be grateful for the beauty of music and the fine components we have (or want to have)).
The music plays here 24/7. Not having a system playing is when I go batty. If I'm not doing something musical I feel incomplete, like I'm wasting time or not being productive. It's my life's work, my hobby, my passion. My associates have always been all musical, along with my family. Everyone I know thinks of me as their musical friend in one way or another, and I'm not sure I have any real acquaintances outside of entertainment.
Sometimes when I'm visiting this and other audio forums it surprises me when I hear folks talk about music as part of their life, and not their whole being or essence. I have a hard time imagining music being a part and not the whole. I think why be on a forum full time and not be a full time music doer. That's my fault not theirs, but that's the way it works for me, especially when I see folks doing thousands of posts.
Read while listening? I do everything while listening, even listening while listening.
I'm lucky.... I am an on the road tech so I listen to music the 3 or 4 hours a day I spend driving.... then after a 10 hour day of listening to my crappy mini van stereo I turn on the home rig for a few hours... 2-4
The crappiness of the van stereo makes me realize how lucky I am to own a decent system