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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 Lay Down 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.

Strawbs', "Lay Down"
Misheard Lyrics:
Lay da, la day day da, foam ah so
Original Lyrics:
Lay down, I lay me down, for my soul
Priestess', "Lay Down"
Misheard Lyrics:
Lay down, sleep my little darling I'll be nothing when you're gone. Lay down just like in a car crash. little bit older, I know I'm a goat! It's not my turn. I'll hit you with a chair, I'll hit you with a car before dawn.
Original Lyrics:
Lay down, sleep my little darling I'll be nothing when you're gone Lay down just like in a coffin So I'll leave you in a coffin for God, and leave you in a Church.

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