Mudcat Café message #2887176 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #32340   Message #2887176
Posted By: GUEST,highlandman at work
15-Apr-10 - 09:20 AM
Thread Name: any new mondegreens?
Subject: RE: any new mondegreens?
>In Sundayschool we would sing There is a greenhill far away without a city wall. I allways wondered why a green hill far away would need a city wall. I think I was about twentyeight when the meaning dawned.

Good grief, Joe, I've been singing that for years and just now got it!
And I am (alas) ever so much more than twenty-eight.