Travis Kelsey And his family is moving to a new level of fame thanks to his romantic relationship with… Taylor Swift -And it wasn’t easy.
Kelsey, 34, spoke candidly about his relationship with Swift, 33, in a… Wall Street Journal. magazine The profile was published on Monday, November 20, reflecting on how their high-profile love story began and how he has adjusted to the bright lights. “Everyone around me [is] She tells me: Don’t do this! And I’m sitting here saying, ‘Yes, I get that,'” he joked.
Kelsey admitted that the “biggest thing” he wanted to do was “make sure I don’t say anything that would push Taylor away.” Even his mother, Donna KelseyI learned lessons about getting caught up in the media madness.
Donna, 71, appeared on today show in October after chatting with Swift at two of her son’s Kansas City Chiefs games. She tried to play it cool at the time, telling the morning show announcers that her focus was on the court.
“Seriously, you know, I want to take care of my kids,” she said, referring to Travis W Jason Kelsey, who plays center field for the Philadelphia Eagles. When pressed about the interaction, Donna added that her time with Swift in the suite was “good.”
According to the Wall Street Journal. magazine Profile Donna wasn’t too happy with how her “disappointing” comments on the morning show sounded, but her son gave her a nice pep talk. “[Travis]Not wanting his mother to feel bad, he immediately called her and assured her she had done a great job – adding that her green glasses looked great.
While Donna still didn’t try to overtake, Donna made it clear Wall Street Journal. She agrees. “I can tell you this,” she said. “He’s happier than I’ve seen him in a long time.” “God bless him, he shot for the stars!”
Since they were first linked in September, nearly three months after he attended Tour of the ages In Kansas City, Travis has shared anecdotes about his relationship with Swift on his and Jason’s podcast “New Heights” and at various press conferences. Earlier this month, he played coy when asked if he was “in love” with Swift.
“I’m going to keep my personal relationship personal,” he told reporters before the Miami Dolphins beat the Dolphins in Germany. (Swift didn’t travel abroad to play, instead opting to spend a girls’ night in New York City with… Patrick Mahomes‘ wife, Brittany Mahomes.)
Both Travis and Jason, 36, are accustomed to the NFL spotlight, but adjusting to Swift’s level of attention has been amazing. “Obviously. I’ve never dated anyone who has that kind of aura about them,” Travis said. “I’ve never dealt with that.” Wall Street Journal. magazine. “But at the same time, I’m not running away from any of it.”
He added: “The scrutiny she gets, the amount of magnifying glass on her, every day, the paparazzi outside her house, outside every restaurant she goes to, after every flight she takes, and she is living and enjoying life. When she acts like this, I better not be the one to act.” oddly.
For her part, Donna highlighted some of the unexpected fan encounters she’s had since her son went public with Swift. “Basically, everyone was very kind. Very respectful,” she said exclusively. Us Weekly Advance this month. “But every now and then, I’ll have someone run into the bathroom after me and I’ll say, ‘Can we wait until we get out of here before you take my picture?’ I really don’t want to have a photo of me in the bathroom. Such things are kind of funny, and I’m sure everyone in the public eye realizes that. …You take the good with the not-so-good. “It is what it is.”