For Oxen, petrol is like a drug. Ever since he discovered his first oil deposit at the age of 14, he’s been unable to stop himself. Some people say he can sniff out petrol from miles around and that wherever he digs, black gold is sure to spill forth.
As the crème-de-la-crème of the jet-set, the Uppers rule the night. They’ve got it all, and money, champagne and titles are certainly not in short supply. They generally dislike everyone but they particularly despise “the poor who just aren’t the teeniest bit funky”. The Uppers hope that the government will finally take steps to banish ugly people once and for all.