The swallow also represents love, care and affection towards family and friends, showing the loyalty of the person always returning to them. The bird also represents freedom and hope. tattoo on wrist. Done by Tycho Veldhoen, Amsterdam.
Swallows: For sailors seeing a bird meant that land was nearby. Swallows can be used to mark how many years a sailor has been at sea. They can also have a romantic connotation since swallows mate for life. Old School, Navy, love
Love the idea of getting only one swallow tattooed. It's said that they only have one partner their whole life. So I just have to find my swallow. And the key could resemble the lock I'm trying to find.