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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 Home For The Holidays 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.

The Carpenters', "Home For The Holidays"
Misheard Lyrics:
For the holidays you can't be home sweet home.
Original Lyrics:
For the holidays you can't beat home sweet home.
Perry Como's, "Home For The Holidays"
Misheard Lyrics:
When you long for the sunshine and the friendly gays
Original Lyrics:
When you long for the sunshine of a friendly gaze
The music was written by Robert Allen, and the lyrics were penned by Al Stimman, and the song itself was published in 1954. That same year, Perry Como made the first recorded version of it.
Carpenters', "Home for the Holidays"
Misheard Lyrics:
From Atlanta to specific
Original Lyrics:
From Atlantic to Pacific

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