At 19, Swift seemed to think that John should have treated the delicate country flower with a little bit more care. Mayer's first name, she spewed out lines like, "Don't you think I was too young to be messed with? In an NPR interview, Swift explained that "The Last Time" is about an "experience I had with someone who was kind of this unreliable guy.
You never know when he's going to leave, you never know when he's going to come back, but he always does come back." Between acting in flicks that take him all over the world and the bevy of gorgeous options Jake Gyllenhaal likely has, it's not too far of a stretch to think Swift is singing, "Put my name at the top of your list," about him.
As a country pop darling-turned-"Reputation"-slayer, Taylor Swift has certainly become known for writing songs about the ghosts of boyfriends past.
So let's play a familiar game: Which song is about which of Taylor's ex's?
We plowed through some of Swift's biggest hits and matched the lyrics to 13 of Swift's high-profile (reported) former relationships.
This duo met through a mutual friend, Ellie Goulding, back in February of 2015 at The Brit Awards and immediately hit it off.During an interview with Ryan Seacrest, Taylor explained that her single "Begin Again" is about, "When you've gotten through a really bad relationship and you finally dust yourself off." Coincidentally, the then 22-year-old was enamored with 18-year-old Conor Kennedy.Seems like he was the reason she was singing lyrics like, "I think it's strange that you think I'm funny 'cause he never did." Taylor's rocky, brief relationship with One Direction's Harry Styles was scrutinized by the media from the day the pair stepped out together.After Joe infamously broke up with Swift over a 27-second phone call, the Grammy winner wrote “Forever and Always” about him. Don’t need to say my whole name with you, but it is,” Gomez began in the video, played for Jonas during the “Heart Rate Monitor” game on Wednesday, January 17.