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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 Stay (Faraway So Close!) 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.

U2's, "Stay (Faraway So Close!)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Dressed up like a cockroach
Original Lyrics:
Dressed up like a car crash
U2's, "Stay (Faraway So Close!)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Istanbul, out of a hole in the ground.
Original Lyrics:
You stumble, out of a hole in the ground.
U2's, "Stay (Faraway, So Close!)"
Misheard Lyrics:
You could go anywhere
Paris, New Orleans London, Belfast, Anne Boleyn.
Original Lyrics:
You can go anywhere
Miami, New Orleans London, Belfast, and Berlin.

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