Next week’s episode of The Vampire Diaries presents a lot of exciting opportunities. Originals are back in Mystic Falls, Jeremy (Steven R. McQueen) is back in a wife beater, Rebekah (Claire Holt) wants revenge and so on. But there’s one thing that we are dying to see. Dying.

In eight days, Stefan (Paul Wesley) and Elena (Nina Dobrev) will come face to face for the first time since he found out about her rendezvous with Damon (Ian Somerhalder). Based on the Season 4, Episode 10, “After School Special” preview, in which Stefan tells Elena that she ripped his heart out, the younger Salvatore’s reaction is about what you’d expect: He’s angry, and he’s upset. But how is Stefan going to continue to deal with all of this Delena action?

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TV Guide reports that Stefan’s spiral has only just begun. When he learns just how deeply Elena feels for Damon, he’s going to find himself in a dark place. But, luckily, there’s somewhere who wants to help him. She’s hot. And she’s a blonde.

The question is: Are we talking about some bestie bonding with Caroline (Candice Accola), or is this another hot blonde?! Could Stefan find a rebound girl? Could it be Rebekah? Someone new?!

And if that’s the case, will Elena be able to handle seeing him move on?

Source: TV Guide

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