Nina Dobrev's final episode of The Vampire Diaries was this week, and though Elena's not totally gone for good, we're still a little heartbroken. She's always been the heart of the show after all, and man, she has really come a long way as a character. Elena started off as an innocent Mystic Falls high schooler, and over time, she's become a bloodsucking force to be reckoned with. Take a look at how the beauty has changed over the seasons, going from damsel in distress to a fierce vampire to a confident young woman.
Elena's Vampire Diaries Evolution Was Epic and Badass