On December 6.
Stefan's suspicion about what Elena has been up to are not going away. He finally spills to his brother about them and they head to New Orleans in search of some answers. They hunt down some of the people they knew the last time they were there, back in 1942. Amid lots of flashbacks, Damon encounters his old lover, Charlotte. Before he can head back to Mystic Falls, he has to make a hard choice.
With the Salvatores out of town, Elena, Bonnie and Caroline spend some time hanging out and trying to act normal. Unfortunately, Elena doesn't know how to do that anymore and shocks her friends with a little news they didn't want to hear. Meanwhile, Hayley goads Tyler into a confrontation with one of Klaus' hybrids. This quickly takes a gruesome turn.