Of course, as with most things in Swift’s life, this required some careful and deliberate planning.
In the first few months of their romance nearly five years ago, Swift and the London-based actor went into “lockdown” mode, a source told E! News, an approach that saw a number of private jets, British Customs officers ready to check their passports on the tarmac, blacked-out limos and dates left in private areas where, according to the source, “could really get to know each other.” without the pressure of being in a public relationship and people to judge. “
Even after The Sun revealed “Taylor’s secret love for Brit” in May 2017, the couple maintained their cape and dagger routine, rarely going public together, and certainly never showing their faces.
She had other strategies when Alwyn crashed in her penthouses in Nashville and New York. Both homebodies often left out what were certainly heavily photographed dinners to cook for themselves or to order on delivery, as they did for a get together they hosted in Nashville. Should they have to go, the crafty couple would rely on a solid trio of burly bodyguards, sleek limousines, and bulky clothing to slide around unnoticed.