I'm Clifford Stumme, and I use literary analysis and research to explain the deeper meanings of pop songs. You're gorgeous Taylor told fans at her secret album listening sessions that she penned the lyrics about her British actor boyfriend Joe Alwyn. There are theories that Swift was secretly crushing on Alwyn while dating Calvin Harris last year. She wants desperately what she can't have, a theme we'll see throughout the song. Taylor Swift's "Gorgeous" was an especially trying one for me to explain. Why? Each song from folklore has a distinct meaning that resonates with Taylor Swift's life.Here is what every song on Taylor Swift's folklore actually means. artist: "Taylor Swift", song: "Gorgeous", But even that can't keep her life from being "ruined" by this guy "not being mine. Even all her songs are titled in lowercase. Now, I doubt Taylor Swift's advances (or lack thereof, a la line 2 of verse 2) are unwanted here, but this song reminded me strongly of basically every pop song sung by a male. It's passionate, it's aggressive, and it's the story of one person nearly forcing herself on someone else. Ocean blue eyes looking in mineI feel like I might sink and drown and die. You make me so happy it turns back to sadThere's nothing I hate more than what I can't haveAnd you are so gorgeous it makes me so madYou make me so happy it turns back to sad, yeahThere's nothing I hate more than what I can't haveGuess I'll just stumble on home to my catsAloneUnless you wanna come along. I'm married to my beautiful wife April and love Twenty One Pilots, Mumford & Sons, Kishi Bashi, and so many others! Song meanings ©2003-2020 lyricinterpretations.com. "Gorgeous" seems to exaggerate her actions a little, almost as if to say, "Guys, it sounds silly when I say it. But the character details don't add up. You make me so happy it turns back to sadThere's nothing I hate more than what I can't haveAnd you are so gorgeous it makes me so madYou're gorgeousYou make me so happy it turns back to sadThere's nothing I hate more than what I can't haveYou are so gorgeous it makes me so madYou're gorgeous, The outro emphasizes the idea that she's maddened by the prospect of wanting so badly what she can't have. In the second version of the pre-chorus, Taylor Swift sings that his "Ocean blue eyes [are] looking in mine"--they make her feel like she "might sink and drown and die" in that very ocean because his good looks are so overwhelming. Taylor Swift's newest single "Gorgeous" seems to be about her boyfriend Joe Alwyn. div_id: "cf_async_" + Math.floor((Math.random() * 999999999)) Usually when men talk like this, it's this terrible pattern wherein which they blame a girl for unwanted advances on their parts. Deeper Meaning of "Gorgeous" by Taylor Swift: Can women be aggressive in relationships? And then in what may be the most unique line of the song, Taylor mumbles to herself that she'll "just stumble on home to my cats / Alone / Unless you wanna come along"--a reference to fans' obsession with her cats that consistently show up in her social media. Luckily for me, before it was up for long, my loyal fans explained the real meaning to me, and the next morning I started fresh and created the video you see below in which I explain the true meaning of the song. The song, most think, is about Taylor Swift's new boyfriend Joe Alwyn (or maybe about cheating on Calvin Harris with Tom Hiddleston in 2016). She's always been more willing than the average female singer to initiate a relationship, "Gorgeous" goes uniquely far even for her. The first verse of “Gorgeous” tells how she acts like a baby infront of her crush. Apparently. Lyrics to “Gorgeous” by Taylor Swift. Whether or not any of those are true, the song still tells an interesting story and shows Taylor Swift taking control in a romantic relationship.