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    These Are The 50 Taylor Swift Lyrics That Make Me Sob

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    Jess Day from New Girl cries behind the lyrics, "'Cause when you're fifteen and somebody tells you they love you, you're gonna believe them"

    2. "But I knew you, playing hide-and-seek and giving me your weekends"

    ("Cardigan," Folklore)

    3. "And you'll save all your dirtiest jokes for me, and at every table, I'll save you a seat"

    ("Lover," Lover)

    4. "Holds your hand through plastic now, 'doc, I think she's crashing out,' and some things you just can't speak about"

    ("Epiphany," Folklore)


    Dinesh Chugtai from Silicon Valley cries in a bathtub next to the lyrics, "These days I haven't been sleeping, staying up playing back myself leaving"

    6. "Nothing lasts forever, but this is gonna take me down"

    ("Wildest Dreams," 1989)

    7. "And you call me up again just to break me like a promise, so casually cruel in the name of being honest"

    ("All Too Well," Red)

    8. "Give me something that'll haunt me when you're not around"

    ("Sparks Fly," Speak Now)

    9. "Holding on, the days drag on, stupid girl, I should have known, I should have known"

    ("White Horse," Fearless)


    Michael Scott from The Office crying next to the lyrics, "Please don't ever become a stranger whose laugh I could recognize anywhere"

    11. "When you think 'happiness,' I hope you think 'that little black dress,' think of my head on your chest, and my old faded blue jeans"

    ("Tim McGraw," Taylor Swift)

    12. "I want auroras and sad prose, I want to watch wisteria grow right over my bare feet 'cause I haven't moved in years, and I want you right here"

    ("The Lakes," Folklore Deluxe Edition)

    13. "I've been sleeping so long in a twenty-year dark night, and now I see daylight"

    ("Daylight," Lover)

    14. "And I just wanna tell you, it takes everything in me not to call you"

    ("I Almost Do," Red)


    Troy Barnes from Community cries next to the lyrics, "You keep his shirt, he keeps his word"

    16. "Never thought we'd have a last kiss, never imagined we'd end like this"

    ("Last Kiss," Speak Now)

    17. "You are not like the regulars, the masquerade revelers, drunk as they watch my shattered edges glisten"

    ("Mirrorball," Folklore)

    18. "I'm five years old, it's getting cold, I've got my big coat on, I hear your laugh and look up smiling at you, I run and run"

    ("The Best Day," Fearless)

    19. "I don't wanna keep secrets just to keep you"

    ("Cruel Summer," Lover)


    Leslie Knope from Parks and Recreation cries and speaks next to the lyrics, "I'd kiss you as the lights went out, swaying as the room burned down, I'd hold you as the water rushes in, if I could dance with you again"

    21. "Don't call me 'kid,' don't call me 'baby,' look at this godforsaken mess that you made me"

    ("Illicit Affairs," Folklore)

    22. "I never saw you coming and I'll never be the same"

    ("State of Grace," Red)

    23. "I see your face in my mind as I drive away, 'cause none of us thought it was gonna end that way"

    ("Breathe," Fearless)

    24. "And I hope I never lose you, hope it never ends, I'd never walk Cornelia Street again, that's the kind of heartbreak time could never mend, I'd never walk Cornelia Street again"

    ("Cornelia Street," Lover)


    Zack Morris hugs a crying Jessie Spano, both from Saved By The Bell, above the lyrics, "He's the song in the car I keep singing, don't know why I do"

    26. "Don't you ever grow up, just stay this little"

    ("Never Grow Up," Speak Now)

    27. "And when I felt like I was an old cardigan, under someone's bed, you put me on and said I was your favorite"

    ("Cardigan," Folklore)

    28. "Something gave you the nerve to touch my hand, it's nice to have a friend"

    ("It's Nice to Have a Friend," Lover)

    29. "Losing him was blue like I'd never known, missing him was dark grey, all alone"

    ("Red," Red)


    Kelly Kapoor from The Office cries next to the lyrics, "I wish you would come back, wish I never hung up the phone like I did, and I wish you knew that I'll never forget you as long as I live"

    31. "You'll be the prince and I'll be the princess, it's a love story, baby, just say, 'yes'"

    ("Love Story," Fearless)

    32. "Holy orange bottles, each night I pray to you, desperate people find faith, so now I pray to Jesus, too"

    ("Soon You'll Get Better," Lover)

    33. "You should've said no, you should've gone home, you should've thought twice before you let it all go"

    ("Should've Said No," Taylor Swift)

    34. "Hold on to the memories, they will hold on to you, and I will hold on to you"

    ("New Year's Day," Reputation)


    Ilana Wexler from Broad City cries next to the lyrics, "Because the last time you saw me is still burned in the back of your mind, you gave me roses and I left them there to die"

    36. "Can I go where you go? Can we always be this close, forever and ever?

    ("Lover," Lover)

    37. "I've been having a hard time adjusting, I had the shiniest wheels, now they're rusting"

    ("This Is Me Trying," Folklore)

    38. "Photo album on the counter, your cheeks were turning red, you used to be a little kid with glasses in a twin-sized bed"

    ("All Too Well," Red)

    39. "And I don't know how it gets better than this, you take my hand and drag me head first, fearless"

    ("Fearless," Fearless)


    Michael from The Good Place lays on the floor in a hoodie next to the lyrics, "Say you'll see me again, even if it's just in your wildest dreams"

    41. "I'm laughing with my lover, making forts under covers"

    ("Call It What You Want," Reputation)

    42. "And I hate to make this all about me, but who am I supposed to talk to, what am I supposed to do, if there's no you?"

    ("Soon You'll Get Better," Lover)

    43. "Take me to the lakes where all the poets went to die, I don't belong, and my beloved, neither do you"

    ("The Lakes," Folklore Deluxe Edition)

    44. "Long were the nights when my days once revolved around you"

    ("Dear John," Speak Now)


    Winston Bishop from New Girl cries on the phone next to the lyrics, "Don't know if Snow White's house is near or far away, but I know I had the best day with you today"

    46. "You're still all over me like a wine-stained dress I can't wear anymore"

    ("Clean," 1989)

    47. "Tonight I'm gonna dance for all that we've been through, but I don't wanna dance if I'm not dancing with you"

    ("Holy Ground," Red)

    48. "And I was right there beside him all summer long, and then the time we woke up to find that summer had gone"

    ("Tim McGraw," Taylor Swift)

    49. "We can't make any promises now, can we, babe? But you can make me a drink"

    ("Delicate," Reputation)


    Emma Pillsbury from Glee cries next to the lyrics, "And if my wishes came true, it would've been you"

    In conclusion