The Pretty Little Liars cast and crew have been cagey about what the big betrAyal means for Spencer (Troian Bellisario) and Toby's (Keegan Allen) relationship. Is there hope for this seemingly shattered couple? Showrunner Marlene King weighed in on Twitter.

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When a fan asked Marlene, "is there still hope for Spoby?" Marlene replied, "There's alwAys hope."

But could the spark of hope that always exists turn into a burning fire of love? When another fan asked, "Can love conquer all even if one of the lovers is an A team member???" Marlene said, "I love the ideA of that."

However, when a third fan asked Marlene, "Do you still believe that 'true love conquers all?' ;)" Marlene cryptically replied, "Oh that's a tricky question."

So, there is hope, and Marlene likes the idea of true love overcoming even the biggest problems, but it's not clear if that's the direction she's taking Spoby's story. 

Spoby fans: Do these tweets make you feel better, or worse? Do you think the power of love will help Spoby come together despite Toby's apparent betrayal, or is the relationship beyond repair? 

Share your thoughts in the comments below!

Catch the PLL Halloween special on Tuesday, October 23 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC Family.

Source: @imarleneking@imarleneking@imarleneking

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