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You take a deep breath and you walk through the doors
It's the morning of your very first day
You say hi to your friends you ain't seen in a while
Try and stay out of everybody's way
It's your freshman year and you're gonna be here
For the next four years in this town
Hoping one of those senior boys will wink at you and say
You know I haven't seen you around, before

(Chorus)
'Cause when you're fifteen and
Somebody tells you they love you
You're gonna believe them
And when you're fifteen feeling like
There's nothing to figure out
But count to ten, take it in
This is life before you know
Who you're gonna be
Fifteen

You sit in a class next to a redheaded Abigail
And soon enough you're best friends
Laughing at the other girls
Who think they're so cool
We'll be out of here as soon as we can
And then you're on you're very first date
And he's got a car and you're feeling like flying
And you're mamma's waiting up and you're thinking he's the one
And you're dancing 'round your room when the night ends
When the night ends

(Chorus)
'Cause when you're fifteen and
Somebody tells you they love you
You're gonna believe them
When you're fifteen and your first kiss
Makes you head spin 'round but
In your life you'll do things greater
Than dating the boy on the football team
But I didn't know it at fifteen

When all you wanted
Was to be wanted
Wish you could go back
And tell yourself what you know now


Back then I swore I was gonna
Marry him someday
But I realized some bigger dreams of mine
And Abigail gave everything she had to a boy
Who changed his mind
And we both cried

(Chorus)
'Cause when you're fifteen and somebody tells you they love you
You're gonna believe them
And when you're fifteen, don't forget to look before you fall
I've found time can heal most anything
And you just might find who you're supposed to be
I didn't know who I was supposed to be
At fifteen

la la la la la...la la la la la...la la la la la

Your very first day
Take a deep breath girl
Take a deep breath as you walk through the doors



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    Marissa0105Dec 21, 2008 at 11:43 pm
    Well.
    In most cases, I would say that Taylor was completely right in her lyrics, but I'm 17 (almost 18), and my fiance and I have been together since the second day of my freshman year. I'm now a senior, my fiance graduated last year, and we've never been happier. We're getting married this year after I graduate. Anyway, Taylor was being very sweet in trying to let younger girls about their first loves. =)
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    PeaceoutDec 23, 2009 at 8:56 pm
    It is about a fifteeen year old getting ready to go to high school and she is trying to fit in and is kind of scared and she has friends and she is getting ready to date and is excited and thinks that when somebody tells her they lover her that you should beleive him but it is not true and she has found out to be her own person.
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    Casey17tigerNov 17, 2009 at 7:46 pm
    I love this song! It completely relates to what happened to me when I was fifteen when I first heard this song I completely freaked! I thought oh my god she knows exactly what happened in my 10th grade year! I'm a senior now and I'm 17. And this song makes me look back on those days and laugh and smile. I love Taylor Swift for that very reason. She does write from the heart and all of her songs have meaning. They arent just floating around out there so she can make money. She is amazing and has inspired me to write poems.
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    Cathy13196Feb 12, 2009 at 1:10 pm
    This is a great song. It says so much to girls especially at my age. Life isn't all about romance and dating and boys. There's so much more to life and we never really got to realize them. We're always so caught up in our fantasies and we're not even sure if that's what we really want. At a young age, we don't really know what love is actually. Sure we've read it and seen it but, we don't really know how it feels and just because we feel something different and new doesn't mean that's it.
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    HeadfirstxFearlessDec 24, 2008 at 9:23 am
    This song is pretty much perfect for all my freshman friends! I love them! Because one is finally dating the guy of her dreams and he's a senior! :) Me and scarlett are now best friends and we talk about my old friend rachael! Ha! Lol and Scarlett's finally dating Cody. Who has a car unlike John cuz he's a loser! Lol and she's absolutely in love with him! :) and he's a football player. :)
    I love you girls! :)

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