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The Time Machine | Characters

Character Description
The Narrator The unnamed Narrator (possibly Hillyer) tells the story of the Time Traveller, who explains time and space at dinners with male guests. Read More
Time Traveller The protagonist of the book, the Time Traveller explains innovative theories of time and space, and describes a trip to the future in his time machine. Read More
Weena Weena is the Eloi girl (or young woman) whom the Time Traveller rescues from drowning. Read More
The Editor The Editor of a popular daily newspaper is at the second dinner.
Eloi These childlike, vegetarian people are one of the two species into which the human race has evolved in the future.
Filby Filby is a guest at the first of the two dinners in the book.
The Medical Man The Medical Man, or Doctor, is present at both the first and second dinners.
Morlocks These savage carnivores are one of the two species into which the human race has evolved in the future.
The Provincial Mayor The Provincial Mayor is present at the first dinner.
The Psychologist The Psychologist is one of only three guests present at both dinners.
The Silent Man The Silent Man is present at the second dinner.
The Journalist The Journalist accompanies the Editor to the second dinner.
The Very Young Man The Very Young Man is at the first dinner.
Mrs. Watchett Mrs. Watchett is the Time Traveller's housekeeper.
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