TV Club: The Vampire Diaries: “I’d Leave My Happy Home For You”

On the surface, this episode was everything I’ve been waiting for: the characters all interacted with each other; Damon was in the same room with both Enzo and Alaric; and there was a good amount of drinking, snarking, and violence. It even featured perhaps the most monumental moment on the show since season three when Elena takes the cure and becomes human again. Yet despite all of these positives—including a return appearance by everyone’s favorite evil witch trapped in a prison world—the episode itself was strangely staid. One thing is certain: This is turning out to be some kind of weird season of The Vampire Diaries.

By far, the biggest thing that happens here is Elena’s decision to take the cure. As soon as it was introduced there was really no other way this was going to go, so I applaud the writers for doing …

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