Unless you’ve been living under a rock, your eyes have surely been reddened by now after listening to the instant sensation that is “Drivers License” by Olivia Rodrigo. The song, believed to be based on a real-life love triangle between Olivia, her on-screen High School Musical: The Musical: The Series boyfriend Joshua Basset, and fellow Disney darling, (aka “that blonde girl”) Sabrina Carpenter. Since no one can get the song out of their head, “Drivers License” Instagram captions are the best way to use those profound lyrics to your benefit.
The tearjerker tune, which features storytelling that’s been compared to Taylor Swift’s, has been praised by the pop star herself. To top it off, Olivia beat Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next” record for most single-day Spotify streams of a non-holiday song. So yeah, this song is a smash. Whether you’re in a relationship, heartbroken or have never been in love, this beautiful ballad will tug at the heartstrings.
Take one look at its heart-wrenching music video below, and then keep scrolling for the best lyrics from “Drivers License” to use as Instagram captions.
For the pic of you proudly flashing your fresh set of keys:
I got my driver’s license last week, just like we always talked about.
For the shot of you leaving the city and heading back home:
Today I drove through the suburbs…
For the aww-worthy pic of you and an older female you look up to:
She’s so much older than me. She’s everything I’m insecure about.
For the cuddly pic of you and your pup:
I know we weren’t perfect, but I’ve never felt this way for no one.
For the pic of you pulling up next to your favorite place that went out of business:
You said forever, now I drive alone past your street.
For the pensive image of you unabashedly heartbroken:
Red lights, stop signs—I still see your face in the white cars, front yards.
For the shot of you ridding your kitchen from booze or junk food:
God, I’m so blue, know we’re through. But I still fucking love you.
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