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Sheriff Forbes delivers some disturbing news to Alaric and Elena about the weapon used in a recent murder. In the Salvatore brothers' escalating quest to kill Klaus, Stefan turns to Bonnie and Abby, while Damon reaches out to an old acquaintance for help in setting up an elaborate plan. Intent on a plan of his own, Klaus hosts a strange dinner party, where he reveals another story from his family's violent past until an unexpected guest brings the party to an end. Meanwhile, Caroline is heartbroken when she is unable to stop a tragedy from unfolding.
Source: The CW
The scene opens with Klaus and Damon Salvatore in a fierce altercation. Klaus hopes Damon will see what he is trying to say, but it grows into a fight that is hard to stop. It gets worse, and as Damon holds up a knife to defend himself, he won’t see anything but grudge. However, Klaus incites him no to make him do it. Finally, Klaus tells him that he needs help to destroy Stefan, they can be family again. Elena and her partner are at home, when he feels sorry about getting drunk and the hangover. Before long, the Sheriff is at the door. Their medical examiner was killed, and although the sheriff is not being attacked, she insists that the murder weapon only raises questions on Elena. ..Read the full recap
Ratings: 2.74 Million Viewers
Casting: Main cast members Steven R. McQueen (Jeremy Gilbert) and Michael Trevino (Tyler Lockwood) do not appear in this episode.
Trivia: The name of the first Lady Petrova is revealed to be Tatia.
Stefan: I love her, Damon.
Damon: So do I.
Damon: Elijah, my favorite Original, back from the dead.
Elijah: You left something in my jacket pocket.
Damon: Yeah: "Dear Elijah, let's get together over the destruction of your brother. XOXO.
Damon: We're not gonna have a problem, are we?
Elijah: Well I'm here, so let's talk.
Damon: Un-daggering Elijah was smart, Stefan. Are you kidding me? After what Klaus did to him, he's in vengeance mode, perfect.
Stefan: Nothing smart about trusting Elijah, Damon. He screwed us over the last time he promised to kill Klaus.
Damon: And the way you've been acting, I trust him about as much as I trust you.
Stefan: Hmm...well I guess that goes both ways, doesn't it?
Damon: Oh yes, this is about me kissing Elena. Just remember if it wasn't for Klaus, you wouldn't become such a dick and that kiss would never have happened. So get ready, and get happy, we are going to negotiate a fake truce and I don't want your attitude screwing it up.
Elijah: Stefan, where is the lovely Elena tonight?
Stefan: I don't know, ask Damon.
Klaus: I'm sorry, you missed so much. Ah, trouble in paradise.
Caroline: How can you hate who I am so much?
Bill: No, no, no, sweetheart, I don't hate you. I love you. You're strong. You're beautiful. You're good.
Caroline: No, I'm not.
Bill: And even after everything that's happened to you, you are exactly who your mother and I hoped you'd grow up to be.