Elena: “Please, don’t do this to me-“
Damon: “I don’t want to do this, Elena! I’m not the good guy, remember? I’m the selfish one!”
“Because what I’m about to say is probably the most selfish thing I’ve ever said in my life… I love you, Elena.” -Damon, 2x08
Damon: “I take what I want, I…
yeah, but the difference is that Damon didn’t put his needs above his love for his brother, unlike Stefan did
It’s never been right before, but it is right now.