Faced with the fallout from his interaction with Cade, Stefan is determined to have one thing go right – Christmas Eve with Caroline. However, when Damon and Sybil crash their Christmas Eve dinner, which had been joined by Alaric, Matt and Peter, things quickly take a dark and twisted turn. Meanwhile, in a series of flashbacks to Stefan’s past, Cade’s attempt to entice him with his mysterious agenda leaves Stefan faced with an unimaginable decision.
- Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
- Studio: The CW
- Keyword: witch, based on novel or book, love triangle, vampire, supernatural, eternal youth, werewolf, supernatural creature, doppelgänger, eternal love, interspecies romance, based on young adult novel
- Cast: Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder, Kat Graham, Candice King, Zach Roerig, Michael Malarkey