As/Is·Posted on Mar 16, 201524 Tattooed Seniors Answer The Question: "What Will It Look Like In 40 Years?"So badass.by Alison CaporimoBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. When deciding to get a tattoo, it's hard not to think about what your piece will look like when you get older. imgur.com Your grandkids would never think you were a dork. 2. But doesn't this look awesome? hefty.co So sexy. 3. And this? Flickr / Carey Gough Not your average grandpa. 4. And this neck? pinterest.com Her neck piece brings all the boys to the yard. 5. Carrying your art with you can bring so much confidence. laurenceellis.com Because you've made a commitment to these symbols. 6. Chest tattoos will look baller. imgur.com Exhibit A. 7. So baller. hefty.co Exhibit B. 8. And sure, there are all those warnings about getting tattoos... webpark.ru So many fears. 9. Like that they'll get saggy. dnainfo.com / Via thefrisky.com No sagging here. 10. Or you'll tire of them. imgur.com 11. There's also the question of how you'll ever look professional again? blog.tattoodo.com But you get to decide when you show them off and when you cover them up. 12. You'll always look so effortlessly awesome. blog.tattoodo.com Can we be friends? 13. And no one will ever pick a fight with you. VK.com Even if you're the sweetest old person ever, they still won't mess. 14. And sleeves will always look beautiful. blog.tattoodo.com So striking. 15. And you can cover full-body pieces when you want to. carbonated.tv That's what clothes are for. 16. And those pieces that you loved when you were younger... carbonated.tv Maybe they had significance to you or maybe you just thought they looked awesome. 17. They'll grow older with you... carbonated.tv Those vibrant colors, tho. 18. And maybe you'll add to them or take them away when the time feels right... instagram.com / Via feroce.co Because their meaning is always evolving. 19. But they'll always be a part of you. pinterest.com Hang out with me, please. 20. So badass. pinterest.com Like, next-level badassery. 21. So, if you're thinking about getting a tattoo... Twitter: @kennedydta / Via feroce.co And you're wondering what it'll look like when you're old... 22. Just do it. you-don-t-have-to-believe-me.tumblr.com Really. 23. These guys look awesome. blog.tattoodo.com And so will you.