Another request from a fellow SE shipper :) This time I will be talking about what really differentiates those two scenes from each other and which one really has its spell over us.
With Stefan and Elena— they did make love in this scene but I won’t be talking about that specific part just to stay on par with Damon and Elena’s scene since they did not go that far in their scene. Just want to keep it fair.
So let’s get down to it. There are really two factors that greatly show the contrast between the two scenes. That’s atmosphere, and the emotional dynamic. With Damon and Elena’s scene there was something that felt a little shady, or cheap. Now I don’t mean to say that to hate on the writers, or the characters but it didn’t have a lot of class. Something tells me it wasn’t really supposed to. The kiss took place outside of a hotel, and in the back ground there were flourecent lights flickering. Damon had his shirt undone, and they ended up against a wall and just giving themselves over to the pure, physical excitement. That was your atmosphere. Something about it just screamed that it was dirty, or wrong. It was about an itch she...