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15 Tattoos With The Most Endearing Stories Behind Them

By Meera Kaushal, 5 June 2018

People get tattoos for different reasons. Some like to express their feelings and opinions to the world by getting inked, some just like the look of a tattoo on their body, some do so in an act of rebellion and then some go for it, for special reasons. Those special reasons can range from paying tribute to a loved one to covering up some scars, and to even motivate yourself and others. We came across these tattoos, which have a story behind them and thought of sharing those heartwarming and heartbreaking stories with you all. Gear up to feel all the feels:

1Pure Love

This adorable tattoo is made on a husband’s arm that he got to show his love for his wife. The wife had been suffering from depression and he wanted to show his support towards her journey of recovery and thus, he got this one. Literally, the cutest love-story portrayed by just a tattoo.

Pure Love

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2Design idea?!

This tattoo has a hilarious story behind it. The person wanted a specific design and so she made a sketch of it. This woman is clearly not a great artist, but the tattoo artist was, so he comprehended what she wanted and gave her this beautiful tattoo. Yes, she obviously loved what he created on her arm.

Design idea?!

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3Manifesting her house!

This tattoo may seem bizarre at first look, but the story behind it is very powerful. This woman had lost everything in a hurricane. But, she decided not to give up and set up a goal of rebuilding her home. For this purpose, she got the plans of the house tattooed on her hands so that she could see them every day while she worked three jobs a day to reach her goal.

Manifesting her house!

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4Confusion

This is what happens when you drink too much! This guy was at a party and in a drunken state, asked a man to make a tattoo on his neck. The next day, he woke up with this! You may ask, what exactly is this? Well, instead of giving him a tattoo on his neck, the tattoo artist made a tattoo of his neck.

Confusion

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5Father-daughter love

His daughter had made a drawing and she thought he was joking when he said he would get it tattooed. But, to her surprise, he actually went all out to get the tattoo and gave his princess the happy surprise, which I am sure she is going to remember all her life.

Father-daughter love

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6Mending some pains

What existed as a scar on his shoulder got this amazing makeover. That’s right! This man got a cool tattoo so that he could look at that scar and not remember the pain associated with it, rather be proud of his decision of giving it a makeover and changing things for him in a much more positive manner.

Mending some pains

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7Father’s last blessing

When parents leave us, they take away the chances of being blessed by them again. But, this boy here did the unthinkable and got his father’s last handprint tattooed on his back. Now, his father is always blessing him, in essence. Don’t you think, it is one of the best ways to remember your parents?

Father’s last blessing

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8Another tribute to a father

This girl also lost her father and so, she and her sister decided to honor their daddy dearest by getting tattooed in their hometown. Some memories can be honored when their marks are present on the body, apart from the heart. May the father of these daughters see their love from heaven!

Another tribute to a father

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9Heart

This is a tattoo which was made on the hand of a father. He got this special one after his son went through a successful heart transplant. So, in order to celebrate the happiness of that moment, he decided to get inked with a heart that never stops beating. That’s the love of a father for you!

Heart

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10Moms are always right!

Most moms say these words to their children because they know that no matter how harsh the circumstances, we are going to be alright. This person thought of getting inked and wanted a sentimental first one, so decided to go for his mother’s favorite phrase and that too, in her handwriting.

Moms are always right!

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11Birthmark

Birthmarks tend to look weird, which obviously makes us feel weird. But, this person thought of giving her birthmark a hilarious twist and she just nailed it! Now, whoever sees her birthmark is only going to feel that she is an awesome person with a hearty sense of humor.

Birthmark

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12Tribute to a friend

Friends always remain in our hearts, whether they are alive or not. This man’s friend was going to become an amazing car racer, but he died in a car crash. So, in order to pay tribute to his loving friend, he got this tattoo as his remembrance. His friend must be smiling at him from heaven.

Tribute to a friend

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13Changing names

This is a rather weird story, if we may say so! A Swedish woman wanted to have her and her son’s name tattooed on her and when the tattoo artist misspelled the name of her son ‘Kevin’ to ‘Kelvin’, she actually changed the name of her son. Now her son is named Kelvin, all thanks to the tattoo artist!

Changing names

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14Supporting his son

A father’s love knows no limits when it comes to motivating his child. This little boy here had a cancer scar on his head, and to boost his self-confidence, his father got a tattoo that matched his son’s scar. He did not bother about anything because he wanted to make sure that his son feels like he is not alone and that his dad is always going to be there for him.

Supporting his son

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15Diamonds are unbreakable

This woman had gotten a tattoo with her guy when they were together, but after a heartbreaking breakup, she decided to cover that up. And for this purpose, she chose the diamond that is now on her hand, for diamonds are unbreakable and so is her spirit now. Way to go woman!

Diamonds are unbreakable

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