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I love text tattoos. There is something very surreal about permanently inking words to live by on skin. Faces change and weather so much with time, making portraits almost impossible to preserve in their purest essence. Symbols and objects are taken in and more often than not, swiftly forgotten. But words; words have the ability to transcend infinitely, wielding more mettle than any old sword could.





[Calligraphy tattoo, via Betsy Dunlop]

I first stumbled upon this beautiful tattoo on A Cup of Jo (a gem of a blog I really should be reading more of). Betsy Dunlop offers amazing calligraphy for special projects, and this must be one of the most special ever – the names of his daughters on a father’s arm. Forever.

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