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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 No Promises 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.

Icehouse's, "No Promises"
Misheard Lyrics:
A winter palace from the rainy nights
White ways on an ocean, a chance from a golden age.
Original Lyrics:
A winter palace from the Arabian nights
White waves on an ocean, gems from a golden age.
Icehouse's, "No Promises"
Misheard Lyrics:
I can't give you more than just wishing the things.
Original Lyrics:
I could give you more than just the shape of things.

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