The Woman in Cabin 10


Ruth Ware

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The Woman in Cabin 10 Symbols


Light is associated with Lord Bullmer’s wealth, and more specifically the power of that wealth to manipulate those around him. When Lo steps aboard the Aurora for the first time, she’s disoriented by the…

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The Ocean

The ocean in The Woman in Cabin 10 symbolizes crushing isolation. As she stands on the Aurora’s deck early in its voyage, Lo observes “the dark gray waves stretched out like a desert—mile upon…

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