s and the Eloi
originally came from H. G. Wells
' book The Time Machine
. In it, the narrator travels into a future in which the human race has diverged into a cave-dwelling, machine-operating servant race
and a carefree, happy, and rather stupid race of dainty surface-dweller
s called the Eloi.
Only, the narrator had arrived not too long after the Morlocks started killing the Eloi
. Go read the node, Orange Julius has put the entire book in everything.