Fear and anti-Returned rhetoric rises as the virus spreads; Bellamy and Sheriff Fred make every effort to track down the True Living members before they can do any more harm; and Maggie gets closer to finding a cure, but then a kidnapping and a hate crime bring her progress to a halt.moreless
Nicholas asks Marisol a surprising question; Opal turns to Ethan for help; Genevieve invites Zoila and Javier over for dinner; Valentina gets caught in the crossfire when Evelyn and Adrian try to outsmart each other; Carmen and Spence deal with Ty's misbehavior; Lucinda and Rosie argue about her behavior.moreless
Stefan and Elena become stranded in a remote location, after escaping from Markos, and he gets philosophical about her relationship with Damon. Liv and Luke develop a new plan after their attempt to protect Stefan and Elena goes awry. Meanwhile, Damon, along with Matt and Jeremy, sets a trap for Markos. Bonnie admits to Caroline that she's been keeping the truth about the Other Side from everyone. Caroline witnesses an unthinkable act of violence by one of the Travelers.moreless
Stefan and Elena experience unsettling dreams of the life they might have had together. Bonnie has a disturbing encounter with Grams. Enzo searches for a woman he loved decades ago. Bonnie is angry when she learns that Jeremy is working with Liv. Matt, Tyler and Jeremy help Liv keep track of the Travelers who plan to take over Mystic Falls. Matt has a terrifying encounter with inhabitants of the Other Side. Luke shows up and tells Damon, Elena and Enzo what he knows about Markos. Damon finds Markos and is both pleased and concerned about what he hears.moreless
One of Parker's former girlfriends asks for help with an insurance company that has canceled her father's life insurance policy. Meanwhile, Kim represents a reverend who has been asking his parishioners to shoplift from a big box store.
Fred and Stacy try to not her tv job get in the way of their relationship.moreless