All the vampires in the tomb have been released, and most are staying at an old farmhouse on the outskirts of town. Stefan swears Elena to secrecy so she won't tell Matt and Jeremy what really happened to Vicki. Just before Logan can dispatch Stefan, Damon shows up and saves his brother hopefully actually killing Logan, but you never know. Another supernatural revelation occurs when Elena's friend Bonnie Bennett discovers she is born into a line of witches and is a witch herself. Elena becomes emotionally withdrawn over hiding her grief, while Jeremy turns to drugs to avoid dealing with his own feelings. Tyler, Caroline and Matt are in a car when Tyler suddenly succumbs to the device being activated which generates a high-pitched hertz signal, causing him to lose control of it. Logan is about to stake Stefan but Vicki pushes him away and Damon gets there and kills Logan.
And when she tells him she knows he'd never do anything to hurt her but she just can't be with him. Elena tells Stefan that she can handle being in a relationship with him after learning who he is, but Stefan tells her that he cannot because too many people have died, so he's leaving town. Meanwhile, a dangerous encounter with an unexpected visitor leaves Caroline and Alaric fearing what may be targeting their family. Strapped for money, Matt takes a job as a busboy at the Mystic Grill, where former high school football-star Ben works as a bartender. Damon, however, will not allow Elena to come into the house with them. Damon finds Elena and Stefan there after they dig the Grimoire up from his father's grave.
Logan kidnaps Caroline after a dispute with the sheriff, but Stefan and Damon save her. Bonnie saves Stefan and Damon from John's rampage for Elena's sake but tells Stefan that if Damon kills another innocent person, she will not hesitate to take him or Stefan down. From that point Jenna starts dating Alaric. Stefan tells Elena that the night he took Katherine to the Ball, Damon was also with her. At one point, Damon finds the tomb under the church, and has Bonnie and her grandmother help open it to find Katherine. Anna appears and tells Jeremy that her mother was killed, and that she knows she should not be there, but she has nowhere else to go. Isobel attempts to intimidate Damon into giving her the device and offers to reveal Katherine's whereabouts in return, but he makes it clear that he will not tolerate her threatening him or the people he cares about, and that he no longer wants anything to do with Katherine.
Matt on the other hand is devastated. At the school organized car wash, Bonnie discovers more about her powers and decides to face with them. Stefan realizes what is happening and he compels Vicki to calm down and tells her that everything will be fine. Ben comes to Bonnie's aid when he notices Damon is bothering her. Stefan who does not feed on humans realizes he is not the only vampire in town. The Founders Council, including Mayor Lockwood Tyler's father , Carol Lockwood Tyler's mother , Sheriff Forbes Caroline's mother , and reporter Logan Fell, have come to the conclusion that vampires have returned to Mystic Falls due to the drained bodies, and they must retrieve a pocket watch that belongs to the Gilbert family. While Damon the gorgeous, dangerous, and selfish vampire is after his brothers girl to pay him back for making him turn into a vampire in 1864.
Damon tells Elena about the history of the Salvatores after Stefan tries to cut Damon out of his life. She is later turned into a vampire by Damon, but her bloodlust was out of control and she is killed by Stefan. Damon: What did you do--FedEx it to Rome? Am I the only one suddenly reminded of the stages people supposedly go through when confronting their own mortality? As Katherine leaves, Elena comes in and finds her father injured. It soon becomes apparent that both Isobel and John are working for Katherine. Emily releases Bonnie from possession. Finally, Sheriff Forbes and Mayor Lockwood take steps to protect the town.
It's not like she's Elayna and Jeremy's guardian or anything, responsible for their upbringing and well-being. Jeremy keeps trying to convince Anna to turn him, but she refuses. Then Emily performs the ritual to destroy the crystal and thwarts Damon's plan. It is revealed Damon didn't kill Isobel, but turned her into a vampire on her own account. What's also gripping is the fact that it has other characters from the magical world, like Witches and all. Sound Bites Elayna: What are you? Back in 2009, Stefan admits that he is a vampire and Elena freaks out running away even though Stefan tries to explain.
However, many critics felt that the series improved with each episode. Vicki breaks up with Tyler for Jeremy. Elena gives the device to Isobel, who reveals that she knew Damon would surrender the device to Elena because he's in love with her. You have to feel sorry for Vicki when she asks him if it'll be better--if she'll be better--as a vampire, especially when the look on his face gives her the answer she didn't want. Elena and Damon meet for the first time at the Salvatore house and his revelation about Stefan's past brings Elena closer to the truth.
He decides to feed her his blood even though he says that he will regret it. He reassures her that he is not there to hurt her but he is looking for Stefan. Archived from on October 11, 2010. Pearl meets Mayor Lockwood in the Mystic Grill. She's amorous, then ravenous, then in hideous pain, then flipping out.