In the lyrics, Taylor sings, “I don’t want you like a best friend,” which is the line that started the theories.
There’s another line in the song though that basically proves that the song could not possibly be about Ed and he pointed it out in a new interview.
Click inside to find out what Ed said…
“I don’t think it is,” Ed said when asked if the song is about him during an interview for Augustman’s live stream.
“I think if you read into it… it’s not. You know, because she mentions someone with a buzzcut hair cut, and I’ve never had a buzzcut hair cut,” he said.