In the three years since Damon (Ian Somerhalder) desiccated himself, Bonnie somehow wound up in a psych ward in mortal danger and dating her former adversary, Enzo (Michael Malarkey). But according to creator Julie Plec, the April 22 episode will feature a deep-dive into what happened to Bonnie.
"We get to tell the story that catches us up to today," Plec says. "We get to understand why Bonnie is in the psych ward, how Bonnie and Enzo fell in love and got together. And it tells a beautiful little love story over the course of the episode."
In present day, Bonnie and Enzo will reluctantly have to team up with Damon, who is determined to help save her life and repair their friendship. But Bonnie has no plans on forgiving Damon any time soon.
"Bonnie still carries around Damon's letter unopened as a reminder of why she shouldn't trust people," Plec says.
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