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Bonnie's absence on The Vampire Diaries has been quite convenient for her boyfriend Jeremy, who won't be able to hide the secret that he sees dead people (i.e. ghosts, not just undead vampires) from her much longer.

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"A couple months have gone by and he hasn't 'fessed up to it," executive producer Julie Plec says. "At what point did it become not wanting to let her in on something and when does it shift to an out-and-out lie?"

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Watch this week's Vampire Diaries Bite for more insight into the consequences of Jeremy's supernatural dilemma.

The Vampire Diaries airs Thursdays at 8/7c on The CW.

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