The Pretty Little Liars Season 3 finale has been all we can think about for, well, a while now. And all of the little clues and teases haven’t been helping. But after we found out that the finale will “shock everyone in the world,” we just about had a heart attack. But don’t worry. Our left arm feels OK … and in just enough time to give you one more tease about the 3B finale.

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When a fan asked PLL writer Joseph Dougherty to describe the finale in one word, Joseph tweeted, “Deception.”

In a way, this is no surprise. How many episodes of PLL don’t involve some kind of deception (Hint: Zero)? But after hearing so many things about the finale already, what degree of deception do you expect? And who will be the one behind it all? Will it be the predictable “A” team, one of the Liars, a parent of Rosewood or someone else?

So basically, someone will be deceived, everyone will be shocked, there will be ships and woods, and someone is finishing what they started. Ah, there’s no place like Rosewood.

Catch the return of PLL Season 3 on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC Family.

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