1.06 Lost Girls

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Production: 105 | Airdate: 10/15/2009
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Plot Summary

IN A FLASHBACK SEQUENCE, STEFAN REVEALS THE SALVATORE FAMILY HISTORY TO ELENA — Elena demands that Stefan explain the frightening events that have been happening in Mystic Falls. In flashbacks, Stefan explains how his rivalry with Damon began. Back in the present, Damon impulsively takes control of Vicki’s future, and a confused and frightened Vicki runs away. Finally, Sheriff Forbes and Mayor Lockwood take steps to protect the town.

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“Stood Up” by A Fine Frenzy
“Weight of the World” by Editors
“Fader” by The Temper Trap
“Enjoy the Silence” by Anberlin
“21 Guns” by Green Day
“Down” by Jason Walker


Elena: Dear Diary, I am not a believer. People are born, they grow old and then they die. That’s the world we live in. How can I deny what’s right in front of me? Someone who never grows old, never gets hurt, someone who changes in ways that can’t be explained, girls bitten, bodies drained of blood.
Elena: What are you?
Elena: Stay away from me.
Elena: When you Google vampire you get a world of fiction. What’s reality?
Elena: I know you eat garlic, And, somehow, sunlights not an issue?
Elena: Crucifixes? Holy water? Mirrors?
Elena: You knew Katherine in 1864?
Elena: All because you loved the same woman 145 years ago?
Elena: The mind control you said Katherine used. Did you ever do that to me?
Elena: He’s out looking for Vicki.
Elena: Did you thank Katherine?
Elena: I got enough.
Elena: I gave you today, just like you asked and I understand that you would never do anything to hurt me and I promis I`ll keep your secret, but I can`t be with you Stefan. I`m sorry. I just can`t.
Katherine: Please, call me Katherine.
Katherine: Who needs rules?
Katherine: Now I’ll have both of you here to keep me entertained.
Katherine: The smart and kind Salvatore brothers both coming to my rescue. How will I ever choose?
Katherine: Forever is a very long time, you know.”
Katherine: We will go on exactly as we have.
Katherine: You have no idea of the future I have planned for us Stefan. You, me and Damon. No rules.


  • This is the first flashback episode.
  • Elena learns the existence of vampires in this episode.
  • This is the first episode with someone besides Damon functioning as an antagonist.
  • This marks the first corporeal appearance in the series of Katherine. This episode also reveals that she’s a vampire.
  • This episode had 3.88 million viewers in the USA.
  • Kevin Williamson originally didn’t want to include flash back episodes, however Julie Plec brought him around to the idea, mainly because Nina Dobrev really wanted to portray Katherine Pierce.
  • Caroline, Bonnie, Tyler and Jenna do not appear in this episode.
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