The loss of someone close to you can leave a hole in your entire life. It can bring you to your knees and make you question your faith. You look everywhere for some form of closure. Something that will help you get over the loss, and an in memory tattoo is the perfect answer.You can get an in memory tattoo to help you remind you of the one you loved. To keep them with you forever. It can serves as a form of therapy, a way of coming to terms with the loss of a life.
Some will do a basic tattoo that just has the persons name, date of birth and date of death. Others will take it bigger and get entire works of art that cover large portions of their bodies. In having the person inked into their skin permanently it is a way to ensure they are with you forever.
Some parents who lose a child will opt for the footprints of the child upon their bodies. This can be a beautiful way of remembering a life that was taken much too young. They may add to the hand prints or footprints by having the child’s name or even a portrait of the child done as well. It can be a very therapeutic way of keeping your child with you at all times throughout your life till you join them.
In memory tattoos can take on many different forms. Because it symbolizes something so personal and unique to the individual, it is often better to go with a custom tattoo that fully expresses the loss, then to simply pick a stock one out of a book.
No matter who you are symbolizing by getting an in memory tattoo done, it is sure to be a tattoo you love forever and will always cherish. It can be a method of therapy, as well as a route of closure for your loss.
Make sure the tattoo you get really says what you want it to, and is something you can proudly wear for life. You don’t want to get one done, only to have to get it removed later on. Taking a little bit of extra time to ensure your in memory tattoo is exactly the one you want can make a big difference.
In memory tattoos are an excellent way to say goodbye to a loved one and memorialize them forever. Pick the right one, and it will be something you can enjoy for years to come.This entry was posted on January 20, 2011 at 7:40 pm and is filed under Getting An In Memory Tattoo . You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Both comments and pings are currently closed.