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5 WTF Questions From The Vampire Diaries Season Finale

Ian Somerhalder, Nina Dobrev and Paul Wesley in The Vampire Diaries season 3 finale

I’m not sure what hurts more after last night’s season three finale of The Vampire Diaries, my eyes from all the crying or my neck from all the head-spinning. Like every finale (and yeah, every other EPISODE) the show has given us before, this was a game changer for Elena, the Salvatores, their friends and their enemies. So, if you haven’t seen the episode yet, you definitely should stop reading now.

Though it was pure torment, I absolutely loved how everytime I started sobbing about a character dying, the next scene showed them to be alive and well. Perhaps because of all those twists, I was left feeling just a bit unsure about what went down after all. Here are my biggest questions — and a few answers.

Michael Trevino as Tyler Lockwood on The Vampire Diaries

1. Wait, so who’s alive and who’s dead now? And which actors aren’t coming back next season? Read more…