Foot tat - swallows represent many things starting with protecting a sailors soul if he drowned at sea. It's a sign of trust, honor, dignity, respect, loyalty, fidelity, freedom, hard work, good fortune. It has a lot of interesting meaning behind it.
What an inspiring idea for a post-mastectomy tattoo. Have your son or daughter write you a note and have that note tattooed. [p-ink.org]