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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 When You Were Mine 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.

Cyndi Lauper's, "When You Were Mine"
Misheard Lyrics:
You didn't have the regency to change the streets
Original Lyrics:
You didn't have the decency to change the sheets

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