Taylor Swift Covers 'People': I'm 'Defining Life on My Own Terms'

Taylor Swift channels Mia Farrow's iconic Great Gatsby look on the cover of the 40th anniversary issue of People. In the accompanying cover story, excerpts of which are now online, Swift (unsurprisingly) is once again opening up about her single status and the unique challenges that come with dating one of the most famous women in the world.

But she doesn't want anyone worrying about her.

"The last couple of years have been about defining life on my own terms," Swift told People. "Being on my own, prioritizing my girlfriends, my family and my music above everything else and trying things I never thought I'd try. It's really been a liberating and freeing time." 

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"I made the decision to spend time on my own and figure out who I am," she explained about her recent life. "When you take the other person out of the scenario and you're walking through life on your own, you end up figure out what you actually like without anyone else's input."

"I'm not too worried about whether I meet someone," she told People. "I'm going to be happy either way." 

Preach, girl.