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I Have Tatoos

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    These Things Are Addictive...like Crack..lol

    Tats are addictive.You get one, and I swear you will run out to get another.I got one on my right forearm when I was 26.I got another on the left forearm when I was 29...by 31...I added another to the right side of my neck....by the age of 39, I had 3 more added to my left arm.I...
    nikki4848dd nikki4848dd 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 23, 2011

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    Sinister Side

    I have two tattoos, both on my left side or "sinister" side. I have to lose some weight to get my next tattoo (so says my wife). SO here's to weight loss to add ink!
    TheSeven TheSeven 31-35, M Aug 4, 2012

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    Luv Mine

    I have 3 and want more I try to get ones that represent me and my life next one will b a wolf to represent new friends of a wonderful gift
    cntrydawg cntrydawg 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 28, 2012

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    Why Not?

    I got my only tattoo when I was 17. It's a manta ray surrounding a turtle, tribal Polynesian design situated to the right of my belly button. My first big display of independence was getting it done while travelling around the Tahitian islands. For a while after I thought I don...
    RoguishLilac RoguishLilac 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 25, 2012

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    A New Idea

    i have a tat on my ribs. it goes from boob to bum - i have an unfinished pic on my prof if u wanna c it. noooow. i want a magnola lila something tree (like the one from mulan) going from my hip bone, left my my belly button up and to my ribs a bit. but i dont want to be all...
    rylnn rylnn 18-21, F 4 Responses May 10, 2009

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    Tatoos

    I have 5 tattoos, 3 done when I was 14 yrs old the others in my late teens, I was involved in martial arts and had Chinese tattoos on my chest and inside forearm, I have 3 more on [r] forearm and both upper arms. They have opened up things for me as I deal with anti- social...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 24, 2009

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    Just Me

    i have 2 tatoos, a big tribal beyween my shoulder blades that looks like demon wings and an old nitname on my upper arm. my family hates them and my lifestyle has turned me into an outcast. i have a few piercings as well and i am constantly wanting more tatoos and piercings...
    hijinx420 hijinx420 26-30 Feb 28, 2009

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    I love it!!!

    I have got just one tattoo so far from GOA, India. Its on dorsum (back side of palm) of my hand. It looks like a loose chain in hand with red balls. Mixes in the front with a heart and has two strings. One has christian cross and other with letter "P". Check my profile pic to...
    nicksography nicksography 22-25, F Sep 27, 2012

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    Just Me

    i have 2 tatoos, a big tribal beyween my shoulder blades that looks like demon wings and an old nitname on my upper arm. my family hates them and my lifestyle has turned me into an outcast. i have a few piercings as well and i am constantly wanting more tatoos and piercings...
    hijinx420 hijinx420 26-30 2 Responses Feb 28, 2009

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    Phoenix

    My first and currently only tattoo is of a phoenix rising out of the flames, and there's a banner underneath that says "Rebirth". It's not in color, but in black/grey with lots of shading. It covers the majority of my upper/middle back. The banner is in the middle of my back...
    ThePainINSIDE ThePainINSIDE 22-25, F Mar 1, 2013

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    My Tat

    I have one on my back between my sholders its my last name in old english
    mulder mulder 26-30 2 Responses Dec 30, 2007

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    Kitchen Tats

    I have three tats. one on the underside of my left forearm a black and red tribal heart that is about 5 inches long. one on the top of my right fore arm a heart with funky flames thats around 4 inches. and i have the tree of life with heart hidden in the leaves and a...
    noxids noxids 21-25, F 1 Response Dec 8, 2007

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    Creator Of My Own Tattoo

    I wanted an unique tattoo so it was time to becreative with something important to me.I recently came out as a lesbian and decided towrite in Chinese "I Love Women".I had to pick out the symbols myself toexpress this, which was interesting becauseeach symbol is like an idea and...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F Jan 23, 2013

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    Mine

    I am pretty much inked from just below my waist to my neck< below my collar line. i just had my hands done, but being a professional, I have to wear a two part tattoo make up at work. My artist has had a long talk to me about being a cutter, she has noticed ill do a walk in...
    diapbiker diapbiker 46-50, M Jul 14, 2012

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    Usmc

    I have the usmc bull dog on my left shoulder and I have the harldawson eagle on my right arm and drgon on my left rist and a tiger on my right rist
    fireman03 fireman03 70+, M Nov 23, 2012

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    I had always admired tattoos on other people,

    but swore I would never get one. But guess what, I got two last year. It was a difficult year for me so I decided to do something different. They're small, but I love them, and they constantly remind me that even though my health was deteriorating, I was still in control of my...
    Sofia68 Sofia68 46-50, F Jan 15

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    I Got Tatooed In Santa Cruz

    i have a red, geometric canadian maple leaf in between my shoulder blades, about 5 inches across. a while ago, i also got two large heraldic lions with old school kind of shading to them. they are just black, and cover most of my upper back, they being around 9 inches tall. they...
    Vancouverite7 Vancouverite7 19-21, M 2 Responses Dec 8, 2007

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    Addictive

    i have 2 tattoos so far, on my left arm a tribal cross black outside and red inside, now i want to do tribal over that shoulder down my side, over my chest and on my back, it will be black and with a red inside, my right arm i have a provincial flag of newfoundland, that will be...
    gdale01 gdale01 46-50, M Sep 18, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I have only 2 tatoos, which are both butterflies on both of my shoulders. For one, they are beautiful creatures and I read an old Irish blessing which said, May the wings of the...
    orchidangel orchidangel 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 15

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    This is not mines: “I'm sorry, but I don't want to be an emperor. That's not my business. I don't want to rule or conquer anyone. I should like to help everyone if possible; Jew...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

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    I am that daughter, wife, sister, mom... I have always been the one to take care of everyone, it has always been my role. I'm the strong one in my family, I have 7 older brothers...
    Backbone44 Backbone44 41-45, F 15 hrs ago

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    To all who understand and to all that never will. Here is a poem for all the women who live with this invisible pain. I am tired of being your rag doll. I have spread myself far...
    rescueme99 rescueme99 41-45 13 hrs ago

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    I should not say that all men have hurt me. I do not think that all men are evil or blame everyone in my life but I have been hurt by a lot of men. I don't want to be bitter and I...
    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Depression and anxiety run strong in my family. I suffer from both of these, and like most, I have my good days, and I have my bad days. These past three months have been filled...
    hanban0320 hanban0320 22-25, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I have aTN. I have had it my entire adult life, the first pain coming prior to my 18th birthday. I'm 29 now, and have lost almost everything. I am married with children. Other than...
    shiznit365 shiznit365 26-30, F 5 hrs ago

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    A lot. So much that I have started to wonder what the matter with me is. I'm a senior in high school and I haven't even been on a real date in about 3.5 years. More pertinently, I...
    myrandomusername myrandomusername 18-21, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Don't give up; there is hope. I'm 19 and when I was 16, I got my first symptoms of rumination syndrome. Like a lot of others, I thought it was a 24 hour sick bug but it just...
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    Thinking about the universe fascinates me, because the more I start to think about it, the more I get lost and the more questions arise. I mean, science has found so much already...
    mmmfood mmmfood 22-25, M 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    When I was younger, I was hurt really bad by an older person that drastically altered everything about myself. Because of that I have bad dreams . Idk if my nightmares can compare...
    2323keka 2323keka 16-17 11 hrs ago

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    I do not have trust issues with family and friends. However, I do have trust issues with some clients and with many people and in Internet website chat rooms. The main reason is...
    femaleinhomesaunaandpool femaleinhomesaunaandpool 36-40, F 4 hrs ago

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    So, I've never had a real life boyfriend before, maybe because I'm not pretty enough or smart enough idk. I've had crushes, I talk to boys, I've had guys interested in me, it's all...
    slowme97 slowme97 16-17, F 19 hrs ago

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    It has now been almost five years. I have spent my entire teenage years wondering what I am going to do to make it through tomorrow, because heaven knows I don't know how I made it...
    Jengi Jengi 18-21, F 18 hrs ago

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    When I was a high school student,my classmates don't want me because I'm too childish,over-acting.(As one of them approach me and I know of what I am) They ignore & never talk to...
    jonnvee jonnvee 16-17, F 17 hrs ago

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    When I was a high school student,my classmates don't want me because I'm too childish,over-acting.(As one of them approach me and I know of what I am) They ignore & never talk to...
    jonnvee jonnvee 16-17, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    i first found out i have turner syndrome when i was a babe my ma discovered i was on injection to help my growth i attend hospital evey six months but they have me in a adults...
    Atale Atale 18-21, F 15 hrs ago

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    its hard living with this condition im an eighteen year old girl living in Ireland i was a babe when my mother found out i didnt know anything about it i was in hostiple most of...
    Atale Atale 18-21, F 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    So basically from the age of 2 till 4 I had a feeding tube in me, It got to the stage(inmyhead) where it was life or death situation and in that point I had what I would call a...
    1rkg 1rkg 18-21 14 hrs ago

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    There are daughters of narcissistic mothers who have barely survived psychologically. In the extreme, there are daughters who starved themselves to death by anorexia as the only...
    rescueme99 rescueme99 41-45 13 hrs ago

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    it's been a while now since I have felt like I can live by myself. Now I am carrying a broken heart and I never thought you could break me so much. I never knew, I have no idea why...
    Wewerethereinthattime Wewerethereinthattime 18-21, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I don't get why people like alcohol so much. I don't see what the big deal is. First off, I'm a heavy weight for a girl, it takes a lot to get me drunk. (Probably because I'm...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    why do people have to be so mean? why do they constantly have to belittle others and then act as if they're just being sensitive? i missed out on so many opportunities because i...
    Jennyyy96 Jennyyy96 18-21, F 5 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I've been told on more than one occasion I have a phone s3x voice.
    dirtydarkness dirtydarkness 26-30, F 7 hrs ago

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    In November 2014, I was diagnosed with type 1. No one in my family has it and apparently it was unfortunate and random. I have been going through some rough times since with other...
    ScottyTTC ScottyTTC 13-15, M 4 hrs ago

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