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What Taylor Swift's "Welcome To New York" Really Looks Like

Expectations vs the reality of piles of garbage. We're definitely out of the woods.

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Walking through a crowd.

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The village is ~aglow.~

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Kaleidoscope of loud heartbeats, under coats.

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Everybody here wanted something more.

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Searching for a sound we hadn’t heard before. And it said

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Welcome to New York,

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It's been waiting for you.

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Welcome to New York,

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Welcome to New York.

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It’s a new soundtrack I could dance to this beat (beat). Forevermore.

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The lights are so bright,

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But they never blind me (me).

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Welcome to New York. (REPEAT)

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When we first dropped our bags on apartment floors,

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Took our broken hearts, Put them in a drawer.

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Everybody here was someone else before.

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And you can want who you want:

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Boys and boys, and girls and girls.

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Welcome to New York, it's been waiting for you.

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Welcome to New York, welcome to New York.

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Like any great love, it keeps you guessing.

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Like any real love, it's ever changing.

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Like any true love, it drives you crazy.

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But you know you wouldn’t change anything, anything, anything…

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