The Salvatore party is unpleasantly surprised that killing Elijah didn't harm but release Katherine. Damon indignantly rejects her flirtation. Dr. Jonas Martin uses invisible astral projection to enable his son Luka to retrieve the ash dagger and thus revive Elijah, but Damon notices so, finds back and thus kills the unidentified knave. Grieved even worse, Jonas attacks Jeremy, traitor witch Bonnie and her girls night friends, but ends up dead and surprisingly restoring Bonnie's powers. Alaric refuses to keep lying to Jenna, who refuses to be protected by secrecy, so they bow out of the action till the truth can be told. Matt confronts Caroline who ultimately convinces him of her love, discloses being a vampire and has to bite him after a lethal attack.