Mudcat Café message #567786 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #32340   Message #567786
Posted By: bill\sables
08-Oct-01 - 07:36 PM
Thread Name: any new mondegreens?
Subject: RE: any new mondegreens?
We were playing a venue in Bradford West Yorkshire when a bloke asked us if we knew "Itchy Fanny by Cliff Richard". It took us a while to realise that he meant "It's so funny, why we don't talk any more.
A more common one is in the song "Three Score and Ten" I always hear the line;
They longed to fight the bitter night
instead of;
They long defied the bitter night.