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Misheard 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 Barely Breathing 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.

Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
'Cause I am barely breathing,
and I can't find Pierre
Original Lyrics:
'Cause I am barely breathing,
and I can't find the air
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
'Cause I am barely breathing, and I can't find a care.
Original Lyrics:
'Cause I am barely breathing, and I can't find the air.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
'Cause I am barely breathing, and I can't find, yeah,
Original Lyrics:
'Cause I am barely breathing, and I can't find the air
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
And I could stand you making
Your food for another day.
Original Lyrics:
And I could stand here waiting
A fool for another day.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
And poo for another day
Original Lyrics:
A fool for another day
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
But I'm taking it over anyway.
Original Lyrics:
But I'm thinking it over anyway.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
But those are balls of twine to wind, define
The price that I would pay.
Original Lyrics:
I don't suppose it's worth the price, worth the price
The price that I would pay.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
Cuz I am barely breathing and I can't find the air
Don't know who I'm kidding, imagining you there
Original Lyrics:
Cuz I am barely breathing and I can't find the air
Don't know who I'm kidding, imagining you care
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
I am barely breathing and I can't find Pierre
Original Lyrics:
'Cause I am barely breathing and I can't find the air.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
I could stand here waiting
Ooh, for another day.
Original Lyrics:
I could stand here waiting
A fool for another day.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
I don't suppose I was surprised
I was surprised
Surprised that I would pay.
Original Lyrics:
I don't suppose it's worth the price
Worth the price
The price that I would pay.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
I only taste the same thing when I kiss away your tears.
Original Lyrics:
I only taste the saline when I kiss away your tears.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
I rise above or sing below.
Original Lyrics:
I rise above or sink below.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
Island valley breezes
Original Lyrics:
I am barely breathing.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
The backhoes that surround you
Are heavier by far.
Original Lyrics:
The black holes that surround you
Are heavier by far.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
The black coats that surround you are heavier by far.
Original Lyrics:
The black holes that surround you are heavier by far.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
The black girls that surround you are heavier by far.
Original Lyrics:
The black holes that surround you are heavier by far.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
The skies above, ascending low
or
A prize above, or sing below
or
Rise above, or sink me low.
Original Lyrics:
I rise above or sink below.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
Things don't come and go.
Original Lyrics:
Please don't come and go.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
What is the subtraction?
Original Lyrics:
What is this attraction?
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
What is their subtraction?
I only feel my pain
Original Lyrics:
What is this attraction?
I only feel the pain
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
With money there's subtraction, I only feel bar pain.
Original Lyrics:
What is this attraction? I only feel the pain.
Duncan Sheik's, "Barely Breathing"
Misheard Lyrics:
You have to ask me why I stated by.
Original Lyrics:
You have to ask me why I say goodbye.

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