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The Tattoo

The Tattoo

In 1995 I was diagnosed with terminal Cancer and given 4-6 months to live. As my wife and I talked about the things we wished we had done and what to do with what was left I said I wished I had gotten a tattoo when I was in. My wife told me, get one there's time. I said, we'll fight this thing and if I live to be 60 I'll get one for my birthday.

I've been Cancer free for five years and had a tattoo there.

Cpl. David G. Lord 1536791 0331
W-2-9 3rd Mar Div

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