Sneak Peek footage, images and synopsis from "The Vampire Diaries" episode, "The Simple Intimacy of the Near Touch", written by Neil Reynolds, Penny Cox and directed by Geoff Shotz, airing January 20, 2017 on The CW:
"...'Stefan' (Paul Wesley) and 'Damon' (Ian Somerhalder) return to 'Mystic Falls' at the request of 'Sybil' (Nathalie Kelley), as she is still in search of a historical artifact.
"'Bonnie' (Kat Graham) returns from Paris wearing a vial of blood, as 'Caroline' (Candice King), wonders if she will become a vampire.
"Then Stefan, Damon, Caroline, Bonnie and 'Enzo' all attend the 'Miss Mystic Falls' pageant where Sybil continues to taunt Damon with memories of 'Elena'..."
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