Stefan and Elena take their relationship to the next level when she says that she wants him. In the November 19 episode of "The Vampire Diaries", Stefan and Elena come to a new understanding, but everything changes when Elena accidentally makes a devastating discovery.
After reading the journal left by one of the Gilbert ancestors, Jeremy is inspired to return to his hobby of sketching fantasy creatures, a talent he had abandoned when his parents died. Much to the surprise of their friends, Matt and Caroline continue to hang out together.
When Sheriff Forbes tells Damon there has been another attack, he offers to track down the killer and learns a startling piece of information about the town's founding families. Alaric steps in to help during an awkward scene with Jeremy, Tyler and Mayor Lockwood.
On another news, showrunner Kevin Williamson said that he's been dying to get Taylor Swift on board although she may be too big for the show now. "I'm desperate to have [Swift] come play a vampire," he said. "Wouldn't she make an amazing Kirsten Dunst circa Interview With the Vampire type? Oh my god, I cannot tell you how hard I'm trying to get her-I would kill to have her on the show!"