Thursday October 8 8:00 PM:
"Day One of Twenty-Two Thousand, Give or Take."
After a twisted plan left the life of his girlfriend Elena linked to that of his best friend Bonnie, Damon is forced to navigate his new reality without the love of his life.
A newly empowered Bonnie has decided that she will be Damon’s moral compass and keeps a close eye on him as he, in turn, cautiously keeps tabs on Alaric, following the loss of his fiancée Jo.
Meanwhile, as he waits for Caroline to sort out her emotions, Stefan takes an active role in protecting the town from Lily and her family of Heretics, who have wasted no time wreaking havoc in Mystic Falls.
Elsewhere, Enzo struggles to find his place in Lily’s new life, and is quickly forced to decide where his true loyalties lie.
Finally, with the stakes higher than ever, Matt, who has recently completed his deputy training program, teams up with Stefan and Caroline to put a stop to the Heretics, but an unexpected turn of events leaves one of them in a dangerous position.
Thursday October 15 8:00 PM:
"Never Let Me Go."
When an impulsive decision by Damon threatens to unravel a carefully negotiated deal between Stefan and Lily, he has no choice but to make amends with his mother before things spiral further out of control.
Lily remains one step ahead and carries out a harsh plan that hits Damon where it hurts most.
After returning to Whitmore Collage, Alaric turns to Bonnie for help with a mysterious and potentially dangerous artifact he has obtained.
Matt is forced into making a risky life or death decision.
Caroline, who finds herself a pawn in Lily and the heretics' plan for retribution, uncovers a shocking detail about Stefan's past.
Thursday October 22 8:00 PM:
"Age of Innocence."
In the aftermath of a clever plan orchestrated by Lily, Damon sets off on a road trip with Bonnie and Alaric in search of leverage they can use against his mother.
Caroline, who is being held hostage by the Heretics, learns some shocking information about Valerie’s past.
Stefan learns a few unexpected details about his own past from Lily.
Alaric turns to Bonnie for her help after coming clean about a secret he’s been keeping.
Thursday October 29 8:00 PM:
"I Carry Your Heart With Me."
Just as Damon thinks he’s gained the upper hand in his fight against Lily, an unexpected turn of events leaves him scrambling for a plan B.
The fallout of Damon’s actions gains the unwanted attention of Mary Louise and Nora.
Stefan and Caroline are forced to spend the night distracting the girls at Whitmore College’s Heaven & Hell ball.
After suspecting that she’s up to something, Enzo sets off on a mission to find out what Valerie is hiding.
A plan set by Alaric and Bonnie leaves their worlds turned upside down.
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