You know, it's funny you brought up my whole loyalty thing. Truth is, you were always more loyal than I was. To your friends, to the city, to what you believed. Rest in peace, dear friend.
Marcel speaks about Joshua Rosza

There in the Disappearing Light is the tenth episode of the fifth season of The Originals and the eighty-ninth episode of the series overall.


COLLATERAL DAMAGEKlaus helps Hope cope with her pain in an unconventional way. A figure from Elijah's past comes back seeking help. Elsewhere, Marcel takes on the nightwalkers, while Vincent deals with the fallout of a fateful decision.[2]



Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast



  • Antagonists: Emmett and his followers.
  • The Ancestors are released from the Ancestral Plane allowing them all to find peace; this effectively abolishes Ancestral Magic within New Orleans.
  • Hope triggers her werewolf nature when the human, Bill, gets caught between a battle between Hope and Emmett and his followers, and subsequently dies.

Body Count

  • Two vampires - killed by Niklaus Mikaelson
  • Unnamed witch - Throat ripped open; killed by Joshua Rosza
  • Approximately six unnamed vampires - Various ways; killed by Marcel Gerard and Josh
  • Joshua Rosza - Werewolf Venom; killed by unknown vampire, indirectly by Marcel via his venom
  • Ivy - Failure to transition; killed by herself
  • Emmett, Bill and approximately forty-five unnamed vampires - Fatal Pain Infliction; killed by Hope Mikaelson



Behind the Scenes

Cultural References


Elijah: "She's faltering, isn't she Niklaus?"
Elijah: "That rage...Leading your daughter down a path that will erase her humanity. The consequences will be devastating for everyone."

Ivy: "Vincent?"
Vincent: "I'm here."
Ivy: "What happened?"
Vincent: "Emmett poisoned you."
Ivy: "I thought I was dead."
Vincent: "Ivy, you are."

Hope: "It's not working!"
Klaus: "You're holding back."
Hope: "You really think I want to feel this way? No matter how hard I try to get it out, I don't feel any better!"
Klaus: "Give me a name."
Elijah: "I need you to fix this."
Vincent: "I don't know how to fix this, Elijah!"
Elijah: "A thousand years ago I have tried desperately to sway you towards some kind of reason."
Klaus: "And for a thousand years I've trusted you."
Elijah: "So what now?"



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See also

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