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"This song is really close to my heart," Taylor has said. "It's a song that I wrote on a really, really bad day, but it has produced so many happy days for me since."
Among those "happy days" were the 2012 Grammy Awards, where she took home the Best Country Solo Performance and Best Country Song trophies for the track.
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