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And while the Dancing With The Stars pro has been going through a break-up of her own -- splitting earlier this year with Ryan Seacrest -- Nina Dobrev insists that they've bonded over more than their failed romances.

, Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder were caught up in a complicated love triangle amid the supernatural world of Mystic Falls.

, which is currently on the air but recently killed its love triangle off.

There aren't many of those epic love triangles left on TV.

Here are 10 things you may have not known about Nina and Ian’s magical romance.