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 Ethel Merman that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996.
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There are 1 misheard song lyrics for Ethel Merman on amIright currently.
"Down In The Depths (On The Ninetieth Floor)" (MP3)
Here I am, facing tomorrow, alone with my Corot.
Here I am, facing tomorrow, alone with my sorrow.
The narrator of the song has "swank and cash in the bank galore", so it would have been quite possible that she owned a painting by the old master Corot.
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