The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #34701   Message #470289
Posted By: Les from Hull
25-May-01 - 11:26 AM
Thread Name: Sorta BS: Tattoos & Piercings
Subject: RE: Sorta BS: Tattoos & Piercings
Tattooing was always a nautical thing. Coming as I do from a seaport town, I recognised that the first thing that young lads back home from their first trip to sea (either deep-sea fishing or merchant ships) was to get a tattoo.