Elijah is having a drink at a bar when Francesca Guerrera walks in. Elijah meets with Clara Summerlin who's been possessed by Céleste Dubois. Elijah tells her how he has put the pieces together which lead him to this notion. Aurora confronted him and Elijah demanded Freya's location. Elijah then meets with Gia again and they go back to Elijah's apartment. And Elijah says "What exactly do you want from me". He realizes she had turned off her humanity and sees her as a vampire for the first time. Elijah refused, saying that she wasn't their blood. Elijah then met with Sophie in the morning and asked her how this would work, Sophie told him that Klaus needs to come in Marcel's inner circle, and they'll be hitting Marcel where it hurts. Speaking with Dominic alone, the witch told Elijah about the sacrifices and that the children were just the start; the Hollow really needed the power of someone ancient, imbued with magic such as him or the other Original Vampires, settling for Marcel whose power would work just as well. But Elijah explains that, there are consequences for those that care. Rebekah notices Klaus isn't in his coffin where he was laying there daggered. Later at the party, Elijah asks Hayley to dance. When she was first taken from their mother Esther. However, Elijah stressed regulation and rules, taking up the duties of the eldest due to Finn's pessimistic view of their immortal lives. After Alaric staked Klaus with the white oak stake, Stefan told Elijah about it and then Elijah waited for Rebekah to come to him. He then takes her to St. James Infirmary. Klaus was adamant in finding another way and told Elijah to keep looking. Marcel tells him being in the army does that to you. To get her ashes. Elijah says mountains aren't endless, but some are steep. Klaus eventually killed August, sparing the rest of his family, Greta, Antoinette, and Roman Sienna. She pleads in French to Elijah to show her mercy, he stabs her with Papa Tunde's blade and says in French "Désolé." While Marcel spoke with Davina's spirit, Elijah appeared and pinned him to the wall, asking for forgiveness. She answers him by saying that the wolves deserve a voice, he knows it's the right thing to do. Klaus ignored him and was able to remove the bullet. She explained that she had met him before, decades ago, in the thirties, and didn't tell him because their families were enemies. Elijah told Tristan they would drop him in the sea where he would drown in darkness for eternity. Elijah removing a moonlight ring from a dead wolf. Elijah procures an Elixir that has a chance to resurrect Elena from the dead after the curse is broken, but Damon doesn't believe it. In By the Light of the Moon, Elijah meets with Jenna Sommers, who is Elena's aunt, and was then invited to her house. When Elijah woke, he found Vincent using Davina's skull to connect to her spirit, hoping she'd accept the sacrifice and restore the link to the Ancestors. This is evident when after losing his family because of Klaus, he turns his sadness and pain into revenge against his half-brother. Freya shows up and Elijah and Klaus meet their older sister for the first time. Klaus then breaks her neck. Esther where he reveals his suspicions to her. Happy endings are just not a thing on The Originals. Inside was Jackson's removed heart, pulled out by Tristan, who had both Hayley and the now deceased Jackson captive. It is unknown how Elijah would do in a fight against his siblings such as Rebekah and Kol, Finn, or Alaric Saltzman when he was an Enhanced Original Vampire at the time. They've been there the whole night, and in the morning, Elijah tells Klaus that he grew up with and fighting and says that he can neither be beaten or persuaded, Klaus tells him he get past him with his stake and says maybe he should put all his anger on Elijah. He then tells her that Esther wants her family to live in peace with the other inhabitants of Mystic Falls and that she doesn't want war. Freya again suggested using Davina to take the power to defeat Lucien. He went on, telling him that when the family were all celebrating, he saw a future for everyone there except for himself and had realized his sole purpose of his long life was to save Klaus from himself, and now believed he had achieved that. Klaus talked of how werewolves, vampires, witches and dirty-cops are happy as clams and drunk as stoats. In Reigning Pain in New Orleans, people were already moving things out of the Mikaelson Family Mansion, Rebekah jokes about she paid for them and Elijah responds she never paid for anything in her life. In the series finale, Elijah chose to die once again alongside Klaus when his brother sacrificed himself to destroy the Hollow once and for all. He left after telling Elijah to trust his own decision, and to make a life somewhere else. After the wedding, in a moment alone together, Elijah asked Klaus if he had told Hope that she was dying. Stefan gives Elena his blood to heal her and Damon is also there reminding to not remove the dagger from the body. Sometime later Elijah goes back to the compound. Marcel remained steadfast in his determination to resist them, and their need to be at the top, even when they were calling him family. One Hayley disappeared, Elijah and Klaus tough Marcel had kidnapped her, they then confronted about it. Elijah is similar to his younger brother Kol in facial features, but resembles all of his siblings in a more general way. Andie asks Elijah and Jenna if they would join the dinner party at the Salvatore boarding house. The amnesiac Elijah also has a strong dislike for the life he previous had as he tells Klaus that "Elijah Mikaelson" wasted his life trying to redeem Klaus and lacked any lasting happiness. At midnight, Marcel still had the charter and despite using evasion instead of combat, became the new leader of The Strix. Klaus then tells him how New Orleans will soon be consumed by fire and tells him he won't let the town burn down a third time. Then they cant work together to protect Hope and defeat Dahlia. Elijah reminded her that they were in a foreign land with customs far different than they knew. Though initially telling Finn that it was his own fault for being a threat to their family's very existence, he began to understand Finn's pain. Klaus surprisingly released her, irritated that Elijah was ruining the fun. Klaus and Elijah are in the cemetery, still trying to find the baby, they are walking through the maze illusion in the cemetery, using a stone like a piece of chalk in order to mark the tombs that they pass. Telling him that Finn is on his way. Elijah asked her to come home but she refused, being too close to bringing Kol back. Elijah admits that he is not the noble stag. Elijah attempts to talk, but Klaus interrupts him saying he will play the role given, confusing Hayley and Elijah for a moment. In Moon Over Bourbon Street, Elijah isn't happy with Klaus' relationship with Genevieve. Elijah tried to convince her otherwise, knowing it would be too dangerous but Rebekah ignored his wishes. Elijah says that they should trust Freya because they want her help. Elijah stabs Klaus with Papa Tunde's blade. Klaus demanded Elijah return home with him, despite his lost memories, willingly or otherwise. Family Members In the episodes after this Hayley worries about Elijah and his mental state. He attended the gala with Hayley who was struck by how all of The Strix were staring at Elijah when he entered, recognizing the patriarch of their sireline. They founded The Strix in hopes of bringing like-minded individuals together to create a new, better world. After their mother died, Elijah and Klaus made a pact with Rebekah that they would stick together as one, always and forever. She tells them another story about what happened with her and Dahlia. She explained that as long as Davina's spirit was caught between both their world and the ancestral plane, Freya could use her as a conduit to draw power from the Ancestors in order to make Lucien a regular vampire again. Elijah then takes charge of the operation to put an end to the war between the witches and vampires. He knew he couldn't die from sunlight but wanted her to see just how serious he was. During Elijah's early life, Elijah and Niklaus both fell in love with a woman named Tatia who lived in their village. In 500 Years of Solitude, when Katherine is dying in bed, Damon messes with her mind and creates hallucinations of Jenna Sommers, John Gilbert and then makes a hallucination of Elijah. Rebekah says that it's Klaus that pushes them away, not the other way around. As she tells Elijah and Klaus more about Dahlia. Elijah then ends the conversation with saying he thinks his brother's in trouble, when the witches are brave enough to bring an Original back into town and he wants to know why. But she is leaving with Jackson and Hope and wont be back anytime soon. Elijah recognized that tone of voice Klaus had and knew Klaus was planning something. When Elijah told him that he was their family, he denied it and said he would never be again. Elijah in general is a very emotionally hardened character and has difficulty at times handling and accepting certain emotions. Elijah confront his brother about what Hayley had told him. The plan worked and all of the siblings were put into their sleep. Elijah hopes it's not unpleasant. Klaus tells him in his weak state, that he'll pay for this. Alright, potentially everyone". He goes to the cemetery to save Finn/Vincent. When Klaus asks what it is about his brother that inspires admiration, Hayley responds that Elijah was kind to her. Elijah effectively renounces his former life and familial ties, choosing to live with Antoinette and celebrates the occasion by removing his daylight ring and allowing himself to burn. The Hollow told him that she planned on using the death of him, and by extension his sireline, as a sacrifice to bring her back to life, more powerful than ever before. He tells her until Hope is safe. She admitted that she knew he was an Original Vampire and that his family was legendary, and had enemies everywhere, not wanting to say anything so he wouldn't be in danger. The explicit teaching in 2Chron 21 must guide our understanding (and assumptions) of 2Kings 2. Hope revealed that she knew she was dying and explained how she blamed herself for Hayley's death, even though she had tried to blame Elijah. When Elijah tried to learn more, Shen Min committed suicide by removing his daylight ring and burning to death, and halting Elijah's investigation. Elijah promised Antoinette he wouldn't let her die but she worried that regaining his memories would take him away from her, since their seven years together couldn't compare to the thousand with his family. Elijah and Rebekah leave the compound and go to Marcel's loft. Elijah comes to talk to him and tries to calm him down. Among of all the Originals, Elijah can be considered the most caring, compassionate, moral and honorable, though his sense of what's right and wrong is slightly twisted, as shown when he compelled Slater to stake himself in 2x10 or killed the hybrid in 3x12. As she began to sacrifice the dying Elijah, Freya tried to pull his soul into her pendant like she had done with Finn's. Klaus asked if Elijah really believed that he was redeemed and Elijah assured him that he did. Klaus wanted to reach out to Marcel before his anger hardened into something much worse. His supernatural attributes aside, Elijah's greatest asset is his sharp intellect. Klaus had gotten there first with Caroline Forbes but Elijah immediately snapped Caroline's neck and confronted his brother. Hayley doesn't know how it is possible for her to be pregnant and Elijah explains how it may be possible and shows her some parts of his family's past through his mind. "Give me a month. Céleste weakened him and then makes him choose between his family and Hayley and tells him that he has power to save only one of them. Elijah spared August, not wanting to expose his brother, worried that it would draw Mikael to them. No one". Elijah screams as he watches his lover being burnt alive. He has become utterly ruthless in defense of his family in their war against the Hollow, willing to kill and sacrifice innocent children, such as forcing Vincent to recreate the Harvest Ritual to help stop the Hollow by killing four innocent young girls. Elijah remained unaware that both visitors were his siblings from his previous life. Elijah threatened Aurora despite her holding a gun filled with white oak bullets. Later, he finds Hayley tearing up Hope's Nursery. I'm sorry". Elijah told them that Mayor O'Connell was a little late but they should continue with business without him. In Le Grand Guignol, Elijah enlists the help of Cami to help a recovering Klaus. In There in the Disappearing Light, Elijah went to Vincent to ask his help in curing Hope of the dark magic inside her. As Elijah and Marcel waited for Alaric to bring the bones at the decided meeting point, they spoke about their rough past and Marcel believed Elijah only brought him along to make sure his power didn't fall into the Hollow's hands. Elijah responded with. They began to fight and again Elijah was quickly overpowered by Lucien's new strength. Elijah nervously asked Klaus if he loved Aurora and if that would get in the way of stopping her. In the 19th century, Elijah was romantically involved with a witch named Céleste Dubois, whose death was later caused by his half-brother Klaus. And he doesn't say no. Elijah snapped his neck and brought him home. In The Kindness of Strangers, Elijah discovered that every exit out of the chambre de chasse was sealed. Elijah since away listen the conversation between Jackson and Hayley. However, due to his hunger and instinctive need for human blood, he quickly discovered that he was a vampire. They trapped Marcel in the same dungeon he had kept Klaus in for five years. dares him to use it, knowing that Klaus will then have Kol to deal with. Elijah assured his brothers that the stag wasn't a correct totem for him since he wasn't as noble as he appeared. Cami asks him when he will undagger Klaus. When Jackson points out it went off where it was being lucky as no one was killed, Elijah realizes the first bomb was engineered to move everyone closer to the main bigger bombs when they explode. He told them that everyone was right; the Mikaelsons didn't care about anyone except their family. However, when Niklaus called for a vote, only Elijah and Kol voted kill him, with Kol only doing it to appease his own bloodlust rather than necessity like Elijah. While 2Kings 2-3 may imply Elijah was removed before Jehoshaphat’s reign, 2Chron 21 explicitly tells us that Elijah was still alive even after Jehoshaphat had died and his successor, Jehoram, as ruling. They found him in a tavern where he drank and feasted on humans carelessly. Elijah explained Marcel was their friend, he was their family, but after losing Davina he became a powerful foe who could have destroyed them all. Elijah went to Aya's hideout where she introduced him to Ariane, a young witch who would be able to piece together the visions Alexis showed Elijah of the prophecy. Rebekah is Elijah's younger sister. Meanwhile, the Mikaelsons discovered that the Hollow was possessing Hope, and were unable to expel it. They were interrupted by the arrival of Tristan, who requested to speak to Elijah alone, saying that Elijah's sireline was at stake. Elijah agreed that most vampires probably didn't know the peace that came with abandoning daylight rings and returning to their more instinctual nature. As the witches continue to use magic against them, Elijah and Klaus can see that hundreds and hundreds of the dead witches have come together to protect them as they complete their sacrifice. They were hopeful they could use her blood now that the serum was in her bloodstream to figure out a cure for Lucien's bite. While most left through their own doors, Elijah still couldn't open the red door. Telling him to end it, Aya waited as Elijah held the gun to her. While they prepared to depart, Aurora, who had been turned into a vampire and had had a romance with Klaus, begged Elijah to let her come with them. Hayley tells him she made Freya leave. Later, Elijah and Klaus called for a Thanksgiving dinner party, inviting Tristan, Lucien, and Aurora to discuss the conflict between them. Elijah is the only person to have kissed all 3. When birds began falling from the sky, forming a symbol around Hope, Elijah watched as she warned them that The Hollow was coming. Elijah was suddenly ambushed by Marcel, who was in New York with Rebekah, and wanted to keep the siblings separated to keep the dark magic at bay. Elijah is also seen to be uncomfortable and has difficulty accepting romantic feelings, particularly towards Hayley. She tells him she went through the whole thing and it's just a regular Bible with an entry in a family tree, that may or may not be hers, but she's been busy worrying about Elijah. Elijah and Freya rushed the wounded Finn home, hoping Klaus's blood would heal him like it did most werewolf bites. As such, he has, with only one known exception, stayed by his half-brother's side, and will constantly search for the good in him, no matter the situation. He turned the last remaining white oak stake on himself, despite Elijah telling him not to. 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