Matt Kemp (@TheRealMattKemp) January 13, 2013
Here's another angle, courtesy of Kemp's tattoo artist, @juncha:
Don't hate! That's seriously awesome work.
"Ancestors, I ask you for your guidance. Blessed mother, come to me with the Gods' desire for my future. Blessed father, watch over my wife and son with a ready sword. Whisper to them that I live only to hold them again, for all else is dust and air. Ancestors, I honor you and will try to live with the dignity that you have taught me." -- Maximus Decimus Meridius, commander of the Armies of the North, General of the Felix Legions and loyal servant to the TRUE emperor, Marcus Aurelius