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Previously on The Vampire Diaries…
- Elena is sired to Damon, but can now drink Capri Suns O’Blood.
- Salvatore Road Trip.
- Hayley betrayed Tyler for her Zombie parents.
- Tyler is Alpha dog now. Can’t wait to see what Klaus thinks of this.
- Elena shocked Caroline and Bonnie with her true (sex) confession.
- Flashback Lexi and wigs.
While Tyler and his hybrid posse plotted Klaus’ demise, Caroline and Stefan tried to thwart the gang’s plan in all things ‘Save Elena.’ Meanwhile, Bonnie, Shane, Damon, and Elena were up at the Gilbert cabin to attempt to “cure” Jeremy of his homicidal tendencies towards Elena. Basically, everything was about saving Elena is some capacity. For everyone except Tyler’s crew. They didn’t really give a shit.
“I thought Abraham Lincoln freed the slaves…”
Stefan deluded himself into believing Damon had followed through with his plan to release Elena from her sire bond, and bought the lies both of them were selling him. To their credit (Damon’s at least) they weren’t trying to hurt him. Elena was still trying to prove her love to Damon, and I guess didn’t want an angry Stefan getting in the way. Damon, however, felt guilty. Guilty he didn’t follow through. Guilty he didn’t kick Elena out the house (and his bed). Guilty he lied to his brother about Elena’s whereabouts so Stefan wouldn’t know the two were spending the weekend together at the cabin. Stefan was happy to live in this delusion until Caroline pulled him into action. (More…)