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Why Elena Gilbert Is More Fun As An Emotionless Vampire

Yeah, yeah, find the cure or whatever. Am I the only one who prefers The Vampire Diaries' Elena with fangs and apathy?

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Old school Elena was so sweet.

The problem with sweetness? It's a little boring.

Perfect couple! Snooze alert.

When Elena wasn't smiling, she was so emotional.

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And worried about everyone else's feelings, all the time.

And indecisive! Those poor Salvatore brothers.

Not to mention being the queen of self-fulfilling prophecies.

When she became a vampire, I was like, UGH FINALLY.

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But she still had so many FEELINGS.

And then something amazing happened! Damon turned her humanity off.

Now? Elena gives zero fucks.

Instead of frustrating significant glances...

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She and Damon can have hot vampire sex.

I mean, really.

REALLY.

Hot.

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Stefan? Yawn. Damon? SIGN ME UP.

Now Elena does whatever she wants, whenever she wants. And we get to watch from a safe distance.

Suddenly SHE'S the fun one, hating on anyone who harshes her buzz.

She's the badass I always hoped she would be.

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And she's got some harsh words for people who don't get it.

Who knows what the future has in store. We might return to old Elena eventually.

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But until then, give me more of this.

And this.

And, of course, THIS.

And I'll be satisfied.