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    Along the Path of the Beam Valkyrie is on a distinguished road Valkyrie's Avatar

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    Okay, so I'm kind of toying with the thought of getting a DT tatt. I probably won't do it, but I like to think about it, nonetheless.

    If you were going to have a DT tattoo, what would you choose, and why?

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    I have this on my right calf. It says Ka-Mai below it:

    There's one hole in every revolution, large or small. And it's one word long.. people. No matter how big the idea they all stand under, people are small and weak and cheap and frightened. It's people that kill every revolution.

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    I don't think I will ever have a tattoo but if I did I would have one of my favourite sentences: "Stand and be true." and a little rose (the one Roland is keeping in his hand at the Tower) for it.

    Roland would have understood.

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    I heard they hurt like hell.
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    well i have a few tattoos already, and a DT one is definitely on the want list. I've been contemplating getting a friend of mine to draw a new version of the tower with the top ending in a rose(so all the balconies would look like thorns). Maybe adding a "drop" of blood to represent the crimson king.

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    I've already posted this in the general tattoo thread in The Dixie Pig, but here we go again.

    My DT tattoo, obviously it's not finished yet, but it will be soon. The guns still need to be covered in and there will be a banner alolng the top saying "The Dark Tower" so people don't just think I really love Guns N' Roses.

    I am Daenerys Stormborn and I will take what is mine. With fire and blood.

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    Erin's is better than mine, but I totally got mine first.
    There's one hole in every revolution, large or small. And it's one word long.. people. No matter how big the idea they all stand under, people are small and weak and cheap and frightened. It's people that kill every revolution.

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    I have written it before but I repeat it: it's breath-taking, Erin.

    Roland would have understood.

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    Erin, that's really cool. I have Plato and Aristotle on my back and I've been trying to figure out how I could put something about the Dark Tower without taking away from the philosophers. Very cool tat.

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    Quote Originally Posted by obscurejude View Post
    Erin, that's really cool. I have Plato and Aristotle on my back and I've been trying to figure out how I could put something about the Dark Tower without taking away from the philosophers. Very cool tat.

    You could have the Dark Tower and Can-ka' No-Rey in-between them.
    "It's his eyes, Roland thought. They were wide and terrible, the eyes of a dragon in human form" - Roland seeing the Crimson King for the first time.

    "When the King comes and the Tower falls, sai, all such pretty things as yours will be broken. Then there will be darkness and nothing but the howl of Discordia and the cries of the can toi" - From Song of Susannah

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    I have no idea who the owner is but I felt I had to share it with you guys, look:


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    I've never seen that one Letti...fantastic!! Thats one of the best tattoos I've ever seen.
    "It's his eyes, Roland thought. They were wide and terrible, the eyes of a dragon in human form" - Roland seeing the Crimson King for the first time.

    "When the King comes and the Tower falls, sai, all such pretty things as yours will be broken. Then there will be darkness and nothing but the howl of Discordia and the cries of the can toi" - From Song of Susannah

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    Incredible.

    Roland would have understood.

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    Wow, that is spectacular!

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    pretty damn cool letti [and whoever in the world that is tattooed on]. i plan on adding a version of The Rose at some point to my tat collection, possibly with the guns of the eld, possibly not. still not sure.

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    I love that guy's half sleeve. The path of the beams in it are awesome!
    I am Daenerys Stormborn and I will take what is mine. With fire and blood.

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    Holy shit...thats amazing!!

    Where did you find it, Letti?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Darkthoughts View Post
    Holy shit...thats amazing!!

    Where did you find it, Letti?
    Ufff... with google but I don't remember the name of the site exactly.
    Is it important? I can find it again I think.

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    I'd just like to know who the tattooist was and if theres anymore of his work to look at

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    Okay, when I get home I think I will find the site where I found it quite easily.

    Roland would have understood.

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    Thanks Letti

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    ...and did you find that site Letti? It is a pretty amazing tattoo.
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    Quote Originally Posted by All_Hail_The_Crimson_King View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by obscurejude View Post
    Erin, that's really cool. I have Plato and Aristotle on my back and I've been trying to figure out how I could put something about the Dark Tower without taking away from the philosophers. Very cool tat.

    You could have the Dark Tower and Can-ka' No-Rey in-between them.
    Good idea. Or maybe just The Rose, as Jake first sees is it in The Waste Lands. A rose with suns in the center.

    I have no tattoos myself but I know it will be a Tower one if/when I finally do.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MonteGss View Post
    Good idea. Or maybe just The Rose, as Jake first sees is in The Waste Lands. A rose with suns in the center.
    This was what I was thinking would be my next, especially as we are naming our daughter Ella Rose. I thought it would be a nice way to get the Tower and part of her name into a single piece, and since we are using the name Rose bc we are both Tower junkies.

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