The most common symbolic use of the skull is the representation of death and mortality. Most people do not like them. However, there are various types of skull tattoos that some people do like them. It is common to see the skull tattoo with nothing but emptiness in the sockets. You can also find some skull tattoos have been surrounded by vines and thorns with banners of words under the skull. There are some skulls popped out of the blaze or surrounded by flames. I have also come across skull tattoo etchings with strange-like goggle and cartoon eye.
Under the grotesque skull tattoos, there are reasons and tales behind. Many skull tattoos coincide with depictions of the Grim Reaper. What a funny thing about the though of Grim Reaper. There is a creature that is sent to collect the souls of the departed, and accompany the souls into the depths of the afterlife. It may be considered the bringer of death, or evil. If these ancient stories hold some truth – the Grim Reaper is meant to be a neutral between good and evil. I have a motorcycling friend who has a Grim Reaper tattoo. The face of this skull tattoo has no eyes, but there is a very bewitching leer upon its face. On its scythe, there is the date 6-14-89. The scythe which seems to be representing Grim Reaper is curved knifelike instrument known to reap wheat. Besides the scythe, the date also carries a very sensitive significance to him. It was the day that he had suffered in a motorcycle accident in his childhood.
Some believe that a skull tattoo depicts negative connotations like a fear of the unknown, or the uncertainty future. However, some has been suggested that it protect the bearer of a skull tattoo from death. This belief is closer to a simple statement: “Mess with me or what is mine, and you’re dead!” It maybe someone have overlooked an underlying intimidation factor. However, either way, different people have different theory and belief. There are hundreds or even thousands of tattoo ideas in the books that allow customers to choose. You may say that the skull tattoos are obscene. There are plenty of those in this world that find fairy tattoos obscene.
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