#6WordStory prompt TATTOO winners

So this week, the prompt was tattoo, I went to the Edinburgh tattoo and you wrote some great stories about both types of tattoo as defined below.

https://wonderwall360.blog/2018/08/03/edinburgh-tattoo/

https://wonderwall360.blog/2018/07/29/tattoos-and-meant/

tattoo definition from online free dictionary

tattoo 1  (tă-to͞o′)

n.pl.tat·toos

1. A signal sounded on a drum or bugle to summon soldiers or sailors to their quarters at night.

2. A display of military exercises and music offered as evening entertainment.

3. A continuous, even drumming or rapping.

v.tat·tooed, tat·too·ing, tat·toos

v.intr.

To beat out an even rhythm, as with the fingers.

v.tr.

To beat or tap rhythmically on; rap or drum on.

[Alteration of Dutch taptoe, tap-shut (closing time for taverns), tattoo : tap, spigot, tap (from Middle Dutch tappe) + toe, shut (from Middle Dutch; see de- in Indo-Europea

Ta·too 2  (tă-tto͞o′)

n.pl.tp. ermanent mark or design made on the skin by a process of pricking and ingraining an indelible pigment or by raising scars.

2. A design made on the skin with a temporary dye such as henna or ink.

tr.v.tat·tooed, tat·too·ing, tat·toos

1. To mark (the skin) with a tattoo.

2. To form (a tattoo) on the skin.

[From Tahitian tatau and kindred Polynesian words, all from Proto-Polynesian *tatau.]

The stories

The winners

‘Got dementia, needed her name tattooed’

By Shreya Punjab who blogs at:

https://themidnightsun9.wordpress.com/

Branded for life, not by choice.

By Tre who blogs at

http://acorneredgurl.com/2018/07/18/the-blood-of-old-souls/

Her name. His skin. Mutual regret.

By Kirsty.

Kirsty who will be providing the next prompt on her blog tomorrow morning.

https://kirstwrites.wordpress.com/2018/07/19/vote-now-for-6-word-stories-prompt-home/

Author: wonderwall360blog

So many wonders of the world to write about on my blog wall. I'm an Oasis fan hence the using wondewall as blog name.

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