The Vampire Diaries is indeed going into an interesting direction with tonight's episode which is all about the mystery that is Isobel. You see she's now lurking in Mystic Falls just as Alaric was about to give up on her. Coincidentally or not, she also surfaces shortly after the arrival of Jonathan Gilbert. Are they working together? We find out in the penultimate episode of the season entitled "Isobel."
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Picking up from last week's Vampire Diaries
episode, Isobel stuns Alaric and demands that he arrange a meeting with Elena or else she's going on a killing spree. Elena agrees on the meeting but when she finally meets her birth mother, she doesn't get the answers she's looking for. However, Isobel does reveal her true intention--which is to find the mysterious invention John Gilbert is looking for (which we all know is in the hands of Damon).Photos: Isobel and Damon
Meanwhile, Bonnie is still giving Elena the cold shoulder and Caroline doesn't like it one bit. Caroline wants to fix it but she can't because she doesn't know what wrong. But things change when Bonnie decides to team up with Stefan and Damon to help Elena deal with Isobel. Which Vampire Diaries Character Are You?
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