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I Have No Tattoos

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    No Tattoo B/c.. - My mind cannot overcome my fear of needles to get one. It is just too scary. Odd because I am not scared of flying, being on the water, or natural disasters, but...
    Clara999 Clara999 22-25, F Aug 3, 2012

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    None At All - I have no tattoos, even though they became very popular among my peers at my university in the early 90s. Two reasons I will never get one: I hate needles and I...
    Solidad42 Solidad42 41-45, F Nov 22, 2012

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    Would Like a Tattoo But . . . - I have dreamed on and off about having a tattoo and it would be something colorful and it would be on my back since it's one of the body parts...
    endlessrain endlessrain 26-30, F 7 Responses Nov 14, 2008

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    The Tattoo I Didn't Get - When I was seventeen I went to a tattoo parlour and inquired about getting a tattoo. The guy that owned the shop said that because of my age I would have...
    smallG smallG 41-45, M May 17, 2012

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    Commitment Issuses - I'm in artist in more way than one, but to this day I'm sometimes scared to read and write in pen. If you want to have a psychologist view on it I always moved...
    NotLolita NotLolita 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 3, 2012

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    Maybe I'm Boring - maybe i'm boring... but i can't be bothered lol
    GoodGuy34 GoodGuy34 31-35, M 5 Responses Dec 22, 2007

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    Tattoo Survey For My Phd - Hello, My name is Paul Keller and I am currently a Ph.D. candidate at Walden University. I am conducting a survey with individuals that have an interest...
    bluegoatee05 bluegoatee05 36-40, M Oct 18, 2012

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    Not Getting A Tattoo, Ever - These things are for LIFE. If I don't end up liking it later, and I try to get rid of it, it's going to have some unpleasant effects on my...
    Jiemusu Jiemusu 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 14, 2010

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    Not Yet - I have been considering getting a tattoo for a little while now but what I want would just be dumb plus when I'm old, it will be all wrinkly and look really nasty. I...
    TheatreGirl TheatreGirl 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 13, 2009

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    Is it okay to get someone's initials tattooed on you? I've never had siblings but I've always wanted them . When I was 7 I met my older sister by way of family friend . Now,of...
    Jelleden Jelleden 18-21 Jan 26

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    Extrordinary In An Ordinary World - I think everyone contemplates putting their individual mark on their bodies, and therefor the world. I know I thought about it more than once...
    AvidDreamer AvidDreamer 31-35, F May 18, 2012

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    I Have No Tattoos - i was ganna get one when my grandmother (nonna) died, she had a huge garden in her back yard so i was ganna get a tattoo of a pansy flower and put her name at...
    siciliana88 siciliana88 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 19, 2010

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    I Don't Have and Don't Want - i'm young and free,and in my plans isn't there an idea off doing tattoes...i know persons with,and i don't mind,of course it may be cool in some ways...
    PhedoRuka PhedoRuka 16-17, F 9 Responses Feb 13, 2009

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    Unable to Commit - I can't commit to the same art on my walls for more than a few years.   I'm pretty sure I would get tired of any artwork I chose to decorate my body...
    Francescanolonger Francescanolonger 46-50, F 6 Responses Nov 10, 2008

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    I Don't Have Tattoos - I don't have any tattoos because I'm scared of needles. The only time I'll tolerate needle is on doctors orders.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 Jan 23, 2012

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    I Don't Get It! - I admit, there are some wonderful Tatts out there.  The artistry is wonderful!!  However, have you seen what they look like 20 - 30 years later. ...
    Longrun Longrun 46-50, M 1 Response May 12, 2008

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    ...though I've Been Thinking Of Having One - In general I don't like tattoos. Most of the people seem to have them ugly and missplaced. One silly star in a wrong place might ruin...
    IdontKnowEther IdontKnowEther 22-25, M May 22, 2011

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    I Have Natural Tattoos - I have oddly placed beauty marks and two birthmarks.It looks like a moutain on my lower back.And I have a tiny beauty spot on my lip.I love my little "body...
    Thepinkcoconut Thepinkcoconut 18-21, F Jan 27, 2012

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    I Like Them On Some Other People When They Are Artistc - But I would not get one put on me.  I just wouldn't feel good with one on me.   Charlie
    francis28340 francis28340 61-65, M Sep 12, 2008

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    Should I? - My best friend and i are think about getting matching tattoos. The tattoo would be Stitch from Lilo and Stitch the Disney movie. It would also include the saying Ohana...
    Supernatural4 Supernatural4 18-21, F Jan 6, 2013

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    Kind Of Scared - I've always wanted a tattoo but it's FOREVER. I even had someone offer to pay the entire price for me but in the end, I couldn't bring myself to get it. As much as...
    devouringflames devouringflames 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 8, 2013

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    My Confession - Yep, this is my confession... my skin is totally unmarked by tattoos.  I know, I know--you're gasping in surprise right about now, huh?  LOL ...
    dyin2live dyin2live 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 13, 2008

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    Someday Soon - This will change. I just have to find the right one. I have a collection of butterfly tattoos, and none of them are the right one, but some are very close. And...
    mononoaware mononoaware 26-30, M Sep 30, 2012

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    Not Yet - I can't legally get one yet. But I plan on getting a pink inverted triangle on my shoulder.
    HazelMustang2012 HazelMustang2012 16-17, M Jul 17, 2008

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    Even A Spot ^ ^ - although I admired ppl who brave enough to have it, and I very enjoying to see the art it is forbidden in my religion, and forbidden in my family, above all that...
    staticonveyor staticonveyor 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 9, 2012

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    Tatts Yo. - I want white ink tatts. You can see them but not so prominent so it jumps out at people. Somewhere I can still cover it up even though you can't really see it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 5, 2012

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    Permanency of Tattoos - Maybe someday I will get a tattoo but I just feel like its too permanent.  I love to change things up ALL the time and having a tattoo all the time is...
    marriedwomanforever marriedwomanforever 21-25, F Dec 22, 2007

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    Like Tattoos - I really like tattoos , but could never make up my mind on what I would want on my body for the rest of my life. And I've seen some botched jobs on friends and...
    silkypanties201 silkypanties201 56-60, M Oct 12, 2010

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    The Birth Of Venus - I wanted to have one before. My choices were: The Birth of Venus image by Sandro Botticelli (Just Venus, not the whole painting imagery) or a word that would...
    cccullen cccullen 26-30, F Nov 26, 2009

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    Was a Headbanger, Soooo - When I was younger and into heavy metal, I wanted that and a nose chain, etc..But I have no regrets, I'm trying to stay as cute as possible and IMHO, I...
    XxLuckeeStarrXx XxLuckeeStarrXx 26-30, F May 5, 2008

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    I Love My Pure Skin - I Love My Skin So Much I cant hurt it by Injection ink It must be so horrible for me Not the pain but something Artificial in my own skin I really dont...
    PinkZlollipopZ PinkZlollipopZ 22-25, F May 29, 2009

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    I'm Not Opposed To It - I just can't think of anything I would want forever. I've seen funny tattoos, beautiful works of art, political messages but the wow factor...
    NobodySpecial NobodySpecial 41-45, M Jan 10, 2010

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    Getting One When I Am 80.... - "If found, please return to XXXXX nursing home"
    jasonk jasonk 41-45 May 25, 2008

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    Want Some Though - When my husband (at the time boyfriend) was in jail he mentioned something about us getting matching tattoos. If he's up to it and wants to maybe on our...
    tngurl25 tngurl25 26-30, F Mar 22, 2013

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    Never Had the Desire - I have never wanted to get a tattoo, and have never really understood why someone would want one.  It's permanent.  If you want to make a statement...
    jasonk jasonk 41-45 Mar 22, 2008

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    Don't Want Them When I'm An Old Lady - When I was about 15 my Great Grandmother came to stay for a week or so.  I shared my room with her.  I walked in on her half naked...
    mj915 mj915 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 22, 2007

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    For Quite A Few Reasons. - One of the most understandable and overly stated is that i just don't want to have an older physique cover in unrecognizable permanent markings. The...
    aliceXIONU aliceXIONU 18-21, F Jun 19, 2012

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    What Can I Say - I have shared a story in I have a tattoo. I have a lot of scars, no tattoos, but my scars have stories. To me they are reminders of different times. Like I have...
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2009

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    I Actually Would Like To Have A Tattoo... - ...but in the event I land another job in Corporate America, I think it best to remain tattoo-free. (It's rather frowned upon among the...
    MU1984 MU1984 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2012

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    But I Badly Want Some! - I've wanted tattoos for as long as I can remember. Problem is I'm too damn indecisive. I figure if I'm gonna have to look at it everyday of my life, it has...
    dollfacezombie dollfacezombie 22-25, F Jul 23, 2011

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    I have 2 tattoos.... One is a crazy frog, small, got it after my divorce. Second is larger on my calf and side of leg. It's my favorite, I have 3 tree frogs starting with the...
    Hawk77 Hawk77 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    I have 4 tattoos. The first one I got is on my neck/behind my ear, it says "Righteous" to keep me living the righteous way. The second one is on my index finger. It's a very simple...
    cl0wnygirl cl0wnygirl 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I have a few tattoos on me
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