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Anita Ward - Ring My Bell-Greatest Hits Rem album at Amazon.com
Anita Ward's, "Ring My Bell"
The Misheard Lyrics:
You can read in my bed
Read in my bed
The Real Lyrics:
You can ring my bell
Ring my bell
The Story: I was listening to my radio one day, and this song came on. I thought, "Why is she saying someone can read in her bed? That's not a very social activity. The reader could just read elsewhere." Then I listened more carefully. "Oh, that makes more sense," I thought as I realized what she was saying. - Submitted by: Quist
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