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Misheard Song Lyrics -> Artist -> G -> Gilbert And Sullivan

Misheard song lyrics (also called mondegreens) occur when people misunderstand the lyrics in a song. These are NOT intentional rephrasing of lyrics, which is called parody. This page contains all the misheard lyrics for Gilbert And Sullivan that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996. For more information about the misheard lyrics available on this site, please read our FAQ.

There are 4 misheard song lyrics for Gilbert And Sullivan on amIright currently.

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"Brightly Dawns Our Wedding Day"
Misheard Lyrics:
What a lot of joys we follow
Original Lyrics:
What, though mortal joys be hollow
From the opera "The Mikado".
"Refrain, Audacious Tar"
Misheard Lyrics:
Remeber what you are, and whom undressing
Original Lyrics:
Remember what you are, and whom adressing
"We Sail the Ocean Blue (from HMS Pinafore)"
Misheard Lyrics:
We sail the ocean blue
In our tall sea ships of beauty
As we sail the ocean blue
We attempt to do our duty
Original Lyrics:
We sail the ocean blue
And our saucy ship's a beauty
We're sober men and true
And attentive to our duty
"With Cat-Like Tread"
Misheard Lyrics:
Original Lyrics:

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