The Vampire Diaries
aired for eight seasons from 2009 until 2017, and in that span of time, there were a ton of super sad moments. The series follows teenager Elena Gilbert
) who meets brothers Stefan
) and Damon
is just trying to get through high school after losing her parents, but she soon is introduced to the supernatural after learning that they're both vampires. She's drawn to both of them, and the series explores many spooky topics, from witches to werewolves.
While many fans would say that most of the show is heartbreaking, it's time to take look at the moments that made us all tear up the most. Here are 10 times that The Vampire Diaries broke our hearts.