The Grammy winner was first linked to Kennedy in the summertime of 2012 after she was noticed spending time with the long-lasting household in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts over the 4th of July.
Swift, who has been vocal about her love for the household over time, was launched to Conor after connecting along with his aunt Rory Kennedy a 12 months prior.
The “Lover” singer was contacted by Rory for live performance tickets in 2011, which is what began her friendship with the household. Swift later attended Sundance Movie Competition’s January 2012 screening of Ethel, which is Rory’s HBO documentary about her mother and Conor’s grandmother, Ethel Kennedy.
“She’s a terrific good friend of all of ours,” Rory informed reporters in the course of the Tv Critics Affiliation panel in August 2012 after she invited Swift to go to the household’s compound one month prior. “She’s superior, and we love her.”
Ethel famous on the time that she wasn’t the Conor and the “Evermore” singer’s matchmaker, however she did touch upon whether or not she may see Swift turning into a Kennedy down the road. “We ought to be so fortunate,” the Kennedy matriarch informed reporters on the TCA occasion.
After initially being linked to Conor’s cousin Patrick Schwarzenegger over the American vacation, the “Exile” songstress was noticed spending time with Conor on a number of events in the course of the month of July, earlier than Us Weekly confirmed their romance the next month.
Following the demise of his mom, Mary Kennedy, who died by suicide in Might 2012, Swift has been a “actual shoulder to cry on,” a supply informed Us in August 2012, noting that the country-turned-pop singer is “actually smitten” with Conor.
“She’s obsessive about the household,” a second source exclusively told Us of Swift in August 2012.
“It was only a distance factor,” the supply informed Us in October 2012 of the “We Are By no means Ever Getting Again Collectively” singer and the then-high school senior. “No laborious emotions. They’re nice.”
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