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Ooh, I bet you're wonderin' how I knew
Baby, baby, baby, 'bout your plans to make me blue
(How)
With some other girl you knew before
Between the two of us, girls ya know, I love you more
It took me by surprise I must say when I found out yesterday

Don't ya know that I heard it through the grapevine
Not much longer would you be mine
Oh, don't ya know that I heard it through the grapevine
And I'm just about, just about, just about, to lose my mind
Oh yes, I am, oh yes, I am, oh yes, I am
Baby won't you listen to me

Boy take a good look at these tears of mine
Baby, baby these tears I can't hold inside
Losin' you would end my life you see
Because you mean that much to me
You could've told me yourself that you love some body else

Instead, I heard it through the grapevine
Ohh, not much longer you be mine
Oh, I heard it, yes, I heard it
(Heard it through the grapevine)
Oh, just about, just about, just about, to lose my mind
Oh yes, I am, oh yes, I am, oh yes, I am

Go o o o o, go, go
I gotta go, go, go
You gotta let me go
Go, go, go
I gotta go whoa, whoa, whoa

Say, believe half of what you see
Oh no, and none of what you hear
Baby, but I just can't help bein' confused
If it's true please baby, won't ya tell me dear?
Oh h h, do you plan to let me go?
For the other girl you loved before?

Don't ya know that I heard it through the grapevine
Not much longer would you be mine
Don't ya know that I heard it? Yes, I heard it

Don't ya know that I heard it through the grapevine
Not much longer would you be mine
Don't ya know that I heard it? Yes, I heard it

Don't ya know that I heard it through the grapevine
Not much longer would you be mine
Don't ya know that I heard it? Yes, I heard it
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