Never one to temper the drama, The Vampire Diaries' first episode back featured some jaw-dropping developments that will greatly affect the next few weeks for Elena and Co.
The Hollywood Reporter highlights eight of the episode's biggest revelations:
[Warning: If you have not watched Thursday's episode, do not proceed. Major spoilers ahead.]
1. Long-Awaited Kiss: It was the kiss seen around the world. Damon (Ian Somerhalder) and Elena (Nina Dobrev) finally locked lips on the porch of the Gilbert house, this time both were well aware of what they were doing (and no one was on the verge of dying). The moment was a crucial one for the pair, who have been spending more time by default, as Stefan (Paul Wesley) tries to plan his revenge on Klaus (Joseph Morgan). Even since the first season, it's been obvious that Damon harbors feelings for Elena, but knowing what he knows now about why Stefan let Klaus go, the repercussions may be more significant than ever. Read More...