A Final Fantasy Tattoo, in Memory of a Fallen Soldier

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Last June, the brother-in-law of reader Taylor was tragically killed in action while serving in Afghanistan. He had been due in September to return home and join Taylor in getting tattoos.

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While he never made it back, Taylor decided to go ahead and get a tattoo done anyway, only now it would be done as a memorial.

Because the pair bonded while playing Final Fantasy XI - "it was the thing that made me see him more as my brother and not just a guy dating my sister" - Taylor got his brother-in-law's character emblazoned across his shoulder, complete with dog tags around the chocobo's neck.

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OniBeowulf
OniBeowulf

As the owner of the above tattoo thank you all so much for the kind words and support also thank you very much Luke for sharing my story.