Welcome back to Humor Nation. The iconic relationship with Damon Salvatore and Elena Gilbert is arguably the most popular and best relationship in the TVD Universe. This is a relationship which wasn’t intentionally written by the writers, but it happened organically. The showrunners and writers were forced to adapt to this change. Interestingly, this love story also transformed Damon Salvatore from a selfish vampire to a compassionate person who would go to any extent to protect his loved ones. Today
So Take A Look At 5 Things You Should Know About The Relationship Of Damon & Elena
5. ELENA BELIEVED IN DAMON
When Damon arrived in Mystic Falls. He quickly became the big bad wolf who did some terrible acts such as using Caroline, killing Lexi, and not to forget all the innocent human lives he has taken. But while everyone has written him off as the irredeemable person, Elena saw something in him, and appealed to his inner, deeper self. Eventually, Damon mended his ways and became a better man. Damon’s love for Elena could be understood from the very fact that Damon enjoyed being a vampire more than anything else, but when the Cure presented itself in the story. He wanted to take it only for Elena, to be with her, and start a family. Even though it was Stefan who injected him with the cure against his wish, but Damon was happy being a human again and be reunited with Elena Gilbert.
4. DAMON SALVATORE IS ELENA’S TRUE DESTINY
In Season 3 finale, we learned that it was Damon who first met Elena. However, it was the wrong time which forced them to separate. Damon ends up compelling to find what she is looking for and to forget about their first meeting. Even though the memories were erased, but connection was never lost. Even Julie Plec spoke about their first meet, she said that ‘Elena’ was touched in her soul by Damon long before the events of TVD happened. In Season 2, Damon again compels Elena after expressing his true feelings to her. He gives her the necklace which Stefan gave as a gift to Elena. Despite knowing the significance of the necklace, Damon returned it to her. After confessing his love, he compelled her because in his heart he believed that he doesn’t deserve her.
There was a theory that Elena only loved and fell for Damon because of the sirebond, but even Plec confirmed that wasn’t the case. Eventually, Elena chose Damon in Season 4. There were no more confusions for Miss Gilbert since then. Did you know that in the novel book series, Elena’s true destiny is revealed to be Damon. They end up together.