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Taylor Swift's new 'Back to December' video: So cold, so very cold

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back-to-decemberTaylor Lautner, your video apology has arrived. Well, you’re not in it (that would be some other, unknown actor with ridiculous cheekbones), but it’s here.

Unlike Swift’s smitten-kittens-and-happy-endings clip for previous single “Mine,” the clip for “Back to December” is fitted for a mood of melancholy and regret: Taylor in tank top and a ribbed cardigan made of sad, wandering the rooms of a sparely furnished house and mourning the love she let go, her misery manifesting as indoor snowflakes of the mind.

Meanwhile, her rejected, dejected paramour walks a wintry landscape, puffing out mouthfuls of cold air and despair. Good times! But actually, kind of lovely; watch it below:

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