Young love! Taylor Swift and Conor Kennedy had a whirlwind romance worthy of a love music — which the musician seemingly documented in her hit “Begin Again.”
The Grammy winner was first linked to Kennedy in the summertime of 2012 after she was noticed spending time with the long-lasting household in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts over the 4th of July.
Swift, who has been vocal about her love for the household through the years, was launched to Conor after connecting together with his aunt Rory Kennedy a year prior.
The “Lover” singer was contacted by Rory for live performance tickets in 2011, which is what began her friendship with the household. Swift later attended Sundance Film Festival’s January 2012 screening of Ethel, which is Rory’s HBO documentary about her mother and Conor’s grandmother, Ethel Kennedy.
“She’s a great friend of all of ours,” Rory informed reporters in the course of the Television Critics Association panel in August 2012 after she invited Swift to go to the household’s compound one month prior. “She’s awesome, and we love her.”
Ethel famous on the time that she wasn’t the Conor and the “Evermore” singer’s matchmaker, however she did touch upon whether or not she may see Swift turning into a Kennedy down the road. “We should be so lucky,” the Kennedy matriarch informed reporters on the TCA occasion.
After initially being linked to Conor’s cousin Patrick Schwarzenegger over the American vacation, the “Exile” songstress was noticed spending time with Conor on a number of events in the course of the month of July, earlier than Us Weekly confirmed their romance the next month.
Following the demise of his mom, Mary Kennedy, who died by suicide in May 2012, Swift has been a “real shoulder to cry on,” a supply informed Us in August 2012, noting that the country-turned-pop singer is “really smitten” with Conor.
“She’s obsessed with the family,” a second supply completely informed Us of Swift in August 2012.
The twosome’s romance, nevertheless, was brief lived with them parting methods “quietly” in September of that year, in response to an insider.
“It was just a distance thing,” the supply informed Us in October 2012 of the “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” singer and the then-high college senior. “No hard feelings. They’re fine.”
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