Last night, Horizakura opted do a little shading on my leg. Since the last four appointments were all outline, it was nice to get back into shading. It’s so much more peaceful without the noise of the machine. This was complimented by Horizakura’s music selection for that evening. Normally we listen to different kinds of jazz (I don’t know much about jazz, so I’m not going to try to be specific), but last night he was playing this experimental improvisation by a guy named Marc Ribot. I found a link to the exact video on YouTube. I don’t really know how else to describe it, but it was really, really cool to get tattooed and listen to this:
Below are pictures from this morning. For some reason, my leg looks like it has already begun to heal. Normally it doesn’t look like this until later in the evening or the next day. The only logical conclusion is that I have developed advanced healing powers a la Wolverine. Behold!
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