koi...this is the tattoo you should have got.  You still have a free leg, you could try again ;)

Koi is a Japanese word meaning carp fish. The koi tattoo is associated with masculine and positive qualities such as courage, wisdom, knowledge, longevity, loyalty and the ability to attain goals and to overcome life?s difficulties

love the meaning behind it - Think about the Yin and Yang in Chinese philosophy, which states that opposite forces are often interconnected. In suffering, you can find great strength, in heartbreak you can find resilience, and in loss you can find a renewed appreciation for life.

Ocean and Moon (Yin and Yang) from Avatar tattoo idea. This is something I would consider getting but koi fish and ying yang will make me look even more like a stereotypical asian lol

very generally, they represent good luck in japan. in china different numbers of…

"Very generally, Koi represent good luck in Japan. in China different numbers of fish, including Koi, represent different kinds of luck i. 9 Koi or 9 fish, means good financial luck.

Pencil Drawings Of Koi Fish | koi sketch by ~umfdidumf on deviantART

koi want a mixture of this dragons water earth fire, wind and flowers all on my right arm and back and sides