The very word fairy, derived from the Latin “fata”, or fate underlies the use ofÂ fairiesÂ in literature and myth to explain the workings of destiny, with it’s often unpredictable nature of gifts and disappointments. The use of supernatural beings, who often meddle in human affairs in fairy tales, has created a genre of story-telling that is rich in symbolism and that lays bare the psychological and social challenges as we pass through the stages of childhood to adulthood. TheÂ presence ofÂ magic makesfairiesÂ a favorite of children and as a tattoo design they are a potent symbol of our youth.
rich history of story, myth and folklore.Â FairiesÂ in literature are often the personification of human wishes and desire in the form of little people with magical powers. As a tattoo design they can be symbols of youthful innocence and a desire to retain a child-like imagination, wonder and awe. black and gray fata tattoo design, done in morbid tattoo parlor in cash and carry mall makati manila.