In order to uncover what his old acquaintance
Tristan is really up to in New Orleans,
Elijah considers attending a gala thrown by a
mysterious group of ancient vampires known as
The Strix, while Hayley invites herself to
attend with him. There, Marcel is approached
with an enticing offer made by a mysterious
woman named Aya, but he quickly realizes that
things are not always what they seem.
Elsewhere, when a vital component of Lucien's
plan goes missing, he and Klaus form a
tentative alliance in order to find it.