Sailors used to get a sparrow tattoo for every 5,000 nautical miles they traveled. Sparrows were also believed to bring a sailor good luck, so sometimes the sailor got his Sparrow tattoo before leaving the docks, hoping it would act as a talisman, and help bring him safely home again.

12 Inspiring Swallow And Sparrow Tattoos

Sailors used to get a sparrow tattoo for every 5,000 nautical miles they traveled. Sparrows were also believed to bring a sailor good luck, so sometimes the sailor got his Sparrow tattoo before leaving the docks, hoping it would act as a talisman, and help bring him safely home again.

I like this idea. I'd get my birthday and the day I had my true encounter with the Lord. <3

15 Cool Tattoo Ideas for Moms

I like this idea. I'd get my birthday and the day I had my true encounter with the Lord. <3

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