Is Stefan veering back to his old self? Is Damon content with the fact that he will always be the bad guy? How will the Originals fend off the potentially tragic bind they're now in?
The Vampire Diaries' "All My Children" might as well have been called "Originals Take Charge," as much of the episode was fueled by two opposing sides, one who wants to kill the centuries-old vampires all in one fell swoop and the other who wants to spare a few. Here's a countdown of the nine most memorable scenes from Thursday's episode, in order of how they happened: