Lea Michele's Boyfriend Matthew Paetz Should Listen to Her Lyrics Because They Say a Lot About Love

Certain things are beautiful and life-affirming enough to melt the glaciers of cynicism that we bloggers freeze ourselves within. Lea Michele dating again is one of those things. After the tragic death of her boyfriend Cory Monteith, the world's hearts collectively broke for Michele. It's been over a year since Monteith's passing, but we have some good news from Michele. Lea Michele has a new boyfriend, Matthew Paetz. Obviously, nobody ever completely heals from something like what the Glee actress dealt with, but it's great to see Rachel Berry looking happy with somebody special. Actually, if you listen to some of her songs, they seriously already sound like they could be about her new boyfriend.

New love is indeed exhilarating, and with new dude around, all the love songs that Michele has been crooning over the years will take on a whole new meaning. The track list of Michele’s debut studio album Louder , released earlier this year, is just teeming with emotional ballads tailor-made to be sung to your boyfriend. Seriously, the songs make you feel all of the feelings about love. In fact, there are plenty of lyrics that this versatile triple threat could sing straight to her new boyfriend, and they would be too close to real life not to provoke some tears. Brace yourself for the waterworks. These five Lea Michele lyrics could totally be about her new boyfriend, Matthew Paetz.

I couldn’t close my eyes I was pacing all night, oh, no,I think I found the light at the end of the tunnel (and my doubts)I couldn’t find the truth I was going under

— "Cannonball"

Matthew Paetz is her proverbial light at the end of the tunnel!

Yeah there’s a million voices Screaming that this love's a dead-end roadBut the only voice that I hearIs telling me "go", telling me "go"


Yes, go! Run to him! Be with him, for your heart deserves to fly!

And I told you all my dreams and fearsAnd you looked at me and your eyes filled with tearsAnd you said those three words I'd been waiting forYou became a part of me, yeah

— "You're Mine"


Now I'm so happy you found a place for meBoy you wanted meSome security and two heartbeatsBoy you wanted meThen you told me so, wanted me to knowYou let the past go

"You're Mine"

Sing it, girl!

If I fell into you, would it be close enoughIf I finally let you in, would you show me what love isIf I had nothing to give

— "Empty Handed"

Yup, here come the tears. Not sad ones... These are ending scene of It's a Wonderful Life tears. You know, the kind that come around when unspeakably beautiful things occur. We're so happy for you, Lea!

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