Memorializing the Marathon in permanent ink ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Photos by Chris Padgett Chris Padgett photographs tattoo tributes to Marathon victims and to Boston. Pictured, Krista Perry was at mile 18 when she heard murmurs that something was wrong. Photos by Chris Padgett For Jon Saxton the tattoo is not only a tribute to the city’s resiliency, but it’s also a way for him to remember the events leading up to his April 20 wedding. Photos by Chris Padgett Christiana Gallagher had never thought about getting tattoos before the Marathon — until she witnessed the second bomb go off in front of where she was sitting at Forum restaurant. Photos by Chris Padgett Sarah-Jean Greaves and her “Hearts Over Boston” tattoo. Photos by Chris Padgett Ryan Sweeney and his Boston Strong tattoo.