Ethel Kennedy reveals Impressions of Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift's relationship with Robert F. Kennedy Jr.'s 18-year-old son Conor has grabbed headlines in recent weeks and ET has learned that family matriarch Ethel Kennedy shared her feelings on the country pop star. 

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"She is spectacular, she is sensational, she is very kind, and you know what she really is game," Kennedy, 84, said in an interview. "She had never sailed before, she sailed. ...She played everything else everyone else was playing and she was giving it no fuss and [I'm] happy that we'll be neighbors, I'm thrilled."

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The 22-year-old Swift reportedly purchased a home near the historic Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Mass. The 7-bedroom, 5-bathroom home overlooking Nantucket Sound was purchased for just under $5 million, according to

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