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She’ll start up a fun friendship with Damon, a continuation of what they have now, but she’ll kind of become his moral center as he’s trying to figure out who he is without Elena to impress.TVLINE | From the brief bit we saw of him, Damon was ] Patient? Everything he did, every choice he made, was somehow tied to Elena.Now, I’m ready to move on [with Caroline].” TVLINE | We didn’t find out where Tyler went. We don’t really mean it to be a mystery; the implication is that he took off with Jeremy and we will reference where they are once we start Season 7. TVLINE | Then I guess it’s helpful Jeremy has an ally who can take a vampire down with one bite. As we break Alaric’s story [for Season 7], we’re thinking, “How would you actually feel if that happened? He’s sort of the one person who can relate to him most.
TVLINE | I imagine Bonnie will be feeling a tremendous amount of guilt for Elena’s situation?
We knew we wanted to make it a big Kai villain-centric story.
It just happened that he was available, and he’s been the most awesome villain we’ve had on the show.
For her to go back on all of that didn’t feel like the story we wanted to see.
So we gave Elena that speech at the end where she basically said, “Bonnie, let me do this for you.” Bonnie would be wasting it if she sat around feeling guilty, so she’s going to grab the bull by the horns and be awesome Bonnie Bennett.