The relationship between Elena Gilbert
and Damon Salvatore
is arguably the most important romance in the TV series The Vampire Diaries
, and it is undeniably one of the major focal points of The Vampire Diaries
book series that inspired the hit CW
And although the broad strokes of Elena and Damon's relationship is pretty similar in the TV show and book series, there are also some notable differences. Namely, there are quite a few aspects and elements of the relationship in the books that are omitted from the TV series completely, or that are drastically altered in the small screen adaptation.
Here are 10 Facts About Damon & Elena From The Books The Show Leaves Out.