Welcome back to Humor Nation. Elijah Mikaelson first appeared in the episode ‘Rose’ of the Vampire Diaries where he initially played the villain and then became a supporting character in the later seasons. He is the half-brother of Klaus Mikaelson and the third born of Esther and Mikael’s children. Out of all the Originals, he is the most over-protective one. While many people feel Kol and Klaus are the unpredictable Mikaelsons, but in reality it’s Elijah who is extremely unpredictable, his actions cannot be deduced or predicted. Elijah despite being a powerful Original Vampire is selfless, empathetic, and values loyalty a lot. He is also known for keeping his word, he never breaks his promises.
So Take A Look At 6 Interesting Facts About Elijah Mikaelson That The Fans Might Not Know
6. NEVER BREAKS HIS WORD
Elijah Mikaelson is known as the man of his word, a man of honor because he never breaks his deals, he always keeps his promises. However, if he’s lied to or tricked, he declares the deal as void. As in the case of Sophie Deveraux, Elijah offers her his help in exchange for the safety of Hayley and the unborn child. When Elijah was in Marcel’s captivity, he learns from Davina about the Harvest, how Sophie didn’t believe in it. She’s trying to bring her niece Monique back to life by sacrificing Davina. Elijah realizes that Sophie tricked them in coming to New Orleans and she is fighting for her niece, Monique, not about storing fair order in New Orleans.
5. HIS TRAGIC ROMANCES
Elijah Mikaelson has a tough luck when it comes to love. Almost all of his girlfriends either died at the hands of Klaus or by himself. Elijah’s 19th century love interest Celeste Dubois died indirectly due to Klaus who spread a rumor that the dead bodies are the result of the witches in order to cover his tracks. Then Elijah became romantically entangled with Katerina Petrova who Klaus planned to use in the Hybrid sacrifice. Klaus attempted killing Katherine several times and this is why she was on the run for 500 years. Elijah Mikaelson developed a relationship with the newly turned vampire Gia, but Klaus compelled her to walk in the sunlight without her daylight ring which killed her. Klaus killed her to exact revenge from Elijah for daggering him.
The first romantic interest of Elijah was the Petrova doppelganger Tatia who chose him over Klaus. When Elijah became an Original vampire, he couldn’t control his bloodlust and ended up feeding on her which killed her. And the most iconic love interest of Elijah is Hayley whose death could have been prevented if Elijah’s memories were not erased. One could hold Elijah accountable for the death of Hayley as he just stood when she called for his help, and then watched her die. Also, all the women that he ever loved were supernatural beings.