It makes me wonder if they have just a slight denial thing going on the way they look so ecstatic.
This is what I can imagine hearing.
"It was sooo funny, we had sooo much to drink at the hotel bar and then we got this crazy idea to go swimming and then we got matching ring tattoos. It was sooo hilarious because the next day we had totally forgotten about it."
"We looked into how much it was to get them removed and we're like, no it'll be a funny story to tell our friends haha ha" (Sigh.)