In the meantime, Alaric meets Stefan to talk to him about his wife and if he found out anything since he promised to help him. She talks about this with Stephan. As he consoles her, Elena spots the strange guy who killed Trudie and Stefan walks her back inside the Mystic Grill. Stefan arrives and sees Alaric dead lying on the floor. Alaric, leaves the fundraiser and goes to the Salvatore house to find Damon holding a stake and ask him about Isobel.
Elena rushes to his mangled body and sees a cell phone beside him. Elena is back at home and dials the last number the mystery man called from his cell. He asks Damon why and Damon explains that Alaric attacked him first. Elena seeks more information about Isabel and Jenna gives information about a woman named Trudie that might be friend of her birth mother. Elena realizes that is Isobel but the moment Isobel hears that is Elena, she hangs up the phone.
Alaric discovers shocking secrets from his own past. He knocks and the woman he saw sitting on the bench opens the door and then calls for Pearl. She asks him to be part of the bachelor auction. When Alaric declares he wants a regular life, Isobel begs to differ and says she wants more. Bonnie Bennett as Katerina Graham credit only. Damon goes to the Grill's bar for a drink and Alaric is there.
Alaric awakes and Stefan immediately thinks that 1 Damon turned him or 2 that Alaric was slipped some vamp blood. Uh-oh… In the present, both men leave the auction without picking up their winning dates: Alaric was won by Jenna and Damon by Mrs. Later as he gets ready, Elena stops by looking for Stefan. The strange man, having finished his message, throws himself in front of a truck, dying instantly. Wait, my daughter used to read some vampire thingie called The Vampire Diaries in the 90s. Alaric and Damon are invited to participate in a fund-raising bachelor auction. He gets out of the woods and gets to the town looking lost in the modern world.
They are both shocked and Stefan believes that someone must have given him vampire blood and they turned him. Well, the eternal night life and Damon obliged. Meanwhile, Caroline is with Matt at his place and while they are making out, his mother Kelly gets in. She came to him to be turned into a vampire. Such great performances from Ian Somerhalder and Matt Davis. Welcome Back, The Vampire Diaries! Damon drops Alaric and waits and watches him die.
Elena is there and hears it all. Stefan and Elena are worried about Damon's new attitude. Damon discovers more about Alaric from the Sheriff. Now these two vampire brothers - one good, one evil - are at war for Elena's soul and for the souls of her friends, family and all the residents of the small town of Mystic Falls, Virginia. Elena gets into a bad accident and she meets one of the new vamps. The movie kind of sucked as well.
Stefan thinks Damon has lost it as do I. It originally aired on March 25, 2010. Elena figures out that she put in it and realizes that Trudie knows about vampires but when she asks her, Trudie asks her to leave. With help from Jenna and Stefan, Elena is determined to find out everything she can about her birth mother, but the truth may be more than she can handle. Meanwhile, the mystery man Elena saw outside Trudie's house now knocks Trudie's door asking about Elena. Damon tells him that Alaric attacked him and now that he knows Isobel was related with Elena believes that somehow Katherine sent her to him for a reason and he leaves.
The man is shocked, because Isobel never told him about having children. Does Damon have a heart now??!?! Stefan and Elena are worried about Damon's new attitude. She is the one who told Alaric about vampires. Alaric wants to talk to Damon, but Stefan warns him that Damon might kill Alaric and not flinch in the process. Elena has always been the star student; beautiful, popular and involved with school and friends, but now she finds herself struggling to hide her sadness from the world. Four months after the tragic car accident that killed their parents, 17-year-old Elena Gilbert and her 15-year-old brother, Jeremy are still trying to cope with their grief and move on with their lives. He says that he met his wife in North Carolina.
Stephan says that this is impossible. Stephan arrives and sees the damage. Pearl asks the owner of the house if Harper could come in and the woman gives the invite. Stefan enters and is appalled at what he has seen. They talk for a while before Alaric leaves and Liz appears.