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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 Too Marvelous For Words 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.

Johnny Mercer's, "Too Marvelous For Words"
Misheard Lyrics:
And so I'm borrowing a love song from The Byrds.
Original Lyrics:
And so I'm borrowing a love song from the birds.
Obviously not referring to the band The Byrds, as this song was made long before any of its members were born. That said, it should be filed under "misc", since there are no decade settings prior to 1950.

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