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You're on the phone with your girlfriend, she's upset
She's going off about something that you said
She doesn't get your humour like I do


I'm in the room, it's a typical Tuesday night
I'm listening to the kind of music she doesn't like
And she'll never know your story like I do

But she wears short skirts, I wear t-shirts
She's cheer captain, and I'm on the bleachers

Dreaming about the day when you'll wake up and find
That what you're lookin for has been here the whole time

If you could see that I'm the one who understands you
Been here all along so why can't you see
?
You belong with me
You belong with me

Walkin the streets with you and your all worn out jeans,
I can't help thinking this is how it ought to be
Laughing on the park bench thinkin to myself
Hey isn't this easy
?

And you've got that smile that could light up this whole town
I haven't seen it in awhile, since she brought you down
You say you fine I know you better than that
Hey, Whatcha doing with a girl like that?

She wears high heels, I wear sneakers
She's cheer captain and I'm on the bleachers

Dreaming about the day when you'll wake up and find
That what you're looking for has been here the whole time

If you could see that I'm the one who understands you
Been here all along so why can't you see?
You belong with me


Standin by, I'm waiting at your back door
All this time how could you not know baby?
You belong with me
You belong with me

Oh I remember you driving to my house in the middle of the night
I'm the one who makes you laugh when you know you're about to cry
I know your favorite songs and you tell me about your dreams
I think I know where you belong. I think I know it's with me.

Can't you see that I'm the one who understands you?
Been here all along so why can't you see?
You belong with me

Standing by, I'm waiting at your back door
All this time how could you not know baby
You belong with me
You belong with me

You belong with me
Have you ever thought just maybe
You belong with me
You belong with me



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  • iluvTaylorSwift96
    +12
    iluvTaylorSwift96May 15, 2009 at 4:03 am
    The music video tells a lot about high school. Theres the big football star, the blond nerd (no offense but that's one of her alter egos in this music video), and the cheer captian (the other alter ego). The football guy and the captian are dating, but the nerd thinks otherwise. He should be with her because she understands him more than the captain.
    By the way, taylor swift if you read this, you look awsome with blond and brunette hair!
  • heartsandbones
    +9
    heartsandbonesAug 15, 2009 at 1:48 am
    Did you know that the mean girl's role in the music video is also played by the only Taylor Swift? Haha. Bet you didn't know.
    Hmm. What I can say is that the music is great (nice job, Taylor!) and it has a philanthropic meaning that has touched many hearts especially those hearts that are desperate and craving for undying love.
    Um, am I too verbose? I didn't mean to perturb you, guys. I just wanted to share my thoughts about the song and I hope we all feel the same way.
    Thanks! ☺.
  • happy333
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    happy333Jun 21, 2009 at 11:19 am
    Taylor is talking to her ex and she is telling him that this girl that he is with now is no good for him. She doesn't get his sense of humour and she just takes his love for granted and taylor tells him that he belongs with her and why can't he see that his gf is sooo bad for him. Oh taylor just give up, he is no good 4 you if he can't see how gr8 you are for him or for anyone. .
  • m
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    mileycyrus2010Sep 30, 2010 at 11:59 pm
    At first I didn't really like taylor swift. Then I was (in my mom's car) listening to radio disney and this song came on! I started to like it. Then every day it would play on radio disney! I like now love this song! It's sooo inspirational and you can keep up with the beat. Taylor is a very pretty girl, and I think she will make it far in her future life. Good luck tay! You rock! And I think it was sad that kanye came up to her and took the microphone away and said beyonce's single ladies song was better! Kayne should have just sat his 40 something year old tail down somewhere. But taylor you rock! And just because someone says they don't like you don't let them put you down! You know you rock, and nothing can change that!
  • j
    +3
    jetwings4Aug 30, 2009 at 6:58 am
    I like this song, because it reminds me of the butterflies in my stomach when I was a teenager, in love with a boy in my class. Oh the fears, and the questions that troubled my mind all the time! :) I was worried more about him, than about myself. He realized that I liked him, and we started hanging out. But, as all storytales end in real life, bullying at class set us apart. Years later, he admitted that he liked me. I didn; t know how to respond. The flame had died long time ago, but the memory hadn't. This song reminds of those times, when every smile counted, every touch with our eyes meant the world, because that was love for both of us. Keep those moments, girls! They are your first winds of love:)

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