By Mandi Bierly
Updated September 13, 2012 at 04:00 PM EDT
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The Vampire Diaries

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The CW has released new photos from The Vampire Diaries’ Oct. 11 season 4 premiere. Here are 10 of our favorites. (There were none of Damon, sorry.)

From this smile on Michael Trevino’s face, we assume this is what EP Julie Plec meant when she told EW Klaus will enjoy some ”PG-13 fun” with Caroline as Tyler before returning to his own body. (“Nothing that’s gonna get the support groups up in arms,” she promised, with a laugh. For the record, we’re very okay with this.)

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Caroline (Candice Accola) looks upset, and yet, still a pretty hot shot.

NEXT: Stefan looks good behind bars

Why is Stefan (Paul Wesley) caged? Something to do with the Council, we bet.

We could spend an hour debating whether that shirt is V-neck or crew.

Elena (Nina Dobrev) and Bonnie (Kat Graham), too?

Whose blood ruined Rebekah’s (Claire Holt) shirt? (Her own?)

NEXT: Bonnie works her magic

How often must Bonnie go candle shopping? And is this spell with Jeremy (Steven R. McQueen) an attempt to save Elena from becoming a vampire, or to get Klaus (Joseph Morgan) out of Tyler’s body?

We’re thinking the latter.

Coffin… So definitely, Klaus?

A sign Bonnie’s gone too far…

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The Vampire Diaries

Ian Somerhalder, Nina Dobrev, and Paul Wesley star in the CW’s romance-infused vampire soap opera.
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