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23 Epic Literary Love Tattoos

All is fair in love and ink.

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1. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

"I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once."
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"I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once."

2. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

"For you a thousand times over."
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"For you a thousand times over."

3. [i carry your heart with me(i carry it in] by E.E. Cummings

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[i carry your heart with me(i carry it in]

4. The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

"If you're a bird, I'm a bird."
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"If you're a bird, I'm a bird."

5. Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe

"We loved with a love that was more than love."
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"We loved with a love that was more than love."

6. XVII from Mañana by Pablo Neruda

“I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.”
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“I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.”

7. A Woman of No Importance by Oscar Wilde

"Who, being loved, is poor?"
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"Who, being loved, is poor?"

8. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte

"Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same."
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"Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same."

9. A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare

"The course of true love never did run smooth."
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"The course of true love never did run smooth."

10. The Amber Spyglass by Phillip Pullman

"Every atom of me and every atom of you."
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"Every atom of me and every atom of you."

11. Looking for Alaska by John Green

"I was a drizzle and she was a hurricane."
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"I was a drizzle and she was a hurricane."

12. The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

"You are every reason every hope and every dream I've ever had."
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"You are every reason every hope and every dream I've ever had."

13. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

"Most ardently."

14. Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

"Don't go, I'll eat you up, I love you so."
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"Don't go, I'll eat you up, I love you so."

15. Love You Forever by Robert Munsch

"I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always..."
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"I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always..."

16. Once by Tyler Knott Gregson

"And you loved me like I was and had always been the answer and the question did not and would never matter."
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"And you loved me like I was and had always been the answer and the question did not and would never matter."

17. You shall above all things be glad and young by E.E. Cummings

"I can entirely her only love..."
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"I can entirely her only love..."

18. A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare

"I’ll follow you and make a heaven out of hell, and I’ll die by your hand which I love so well.”
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"I’ll follow you and make a heaven out of hell, and I’ll die by your hand which I love so well.”

19. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

"You have bewitched me, body and soul."
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"You have bewitched me, body and soul."

20. Let It Go by E.E. Cummings

"Let it go ... let them go ... let all go — so comes love."
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"Let it go ... let them go ... let all go — so comes love."

21. The Waves by Virginia Woolf

"Some little language such as lovers use."
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"Some little language such as lovers use."

22. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

"We are all fools in love."

23. 100 Selected Poems by E.E. Cummings

"Love is the whole and more than all."
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"Love is the whole and more than all."