||> From: Mr. David MArk. (Senate President) <email@example.com>
> Subject: COMPENSATION FOR YOUR PAST EFFORT CONTACT MR. CHARLES BROWN
> Date: Monday, October 13, 2008, 11:03 AM
> From David Mark.
> (Senate President)
> Dear Friend,
> How are you doing? Compliment of the day and to your
> family. I didn't forgot your past effort by trying to
> help me, I want to inform you that I have succeeded in
> getting those funds transferred under the co-operation of a
> new partner from Australia.
> I want to use this opportunity to thank you for your great
> effort to our unfinished transfer of fund into your account
> due to one reason or the other best known to you. But I want
> to inform you that I have successfully transferred the fund
> out of my bank to someone else account who was capable of
> assisting me in this great venture through the help of the
> diplomat I told you about.
> Due to your effort, sincerity, courage and trustworthiness
> you showed at the course of the transaction I want to
> compensate you and show my gratitude to you with the sum of
> $2,000.000.00 (Two Million United States Dollars).
> I have authorized the finance house where I deposited my
> money to issue you international certified bank draft
> cashable at your bank. My dear friend I will like you to
> contact the finance house for the collection of this
> international certified bank draft. The name and contact of
> the Person with your Cheque is as follows.
> COMPENSATION AND FINANCE HOUSE HEAD OFFICE
> CONTACT PERSON:CHARLES BROWN
> TELEPHONE: +234-806-950-8155
> EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
> At the moment, I am very busy here because of the
> investment project that my new partner and I are having at
> hand. Finally, remember that I have forwarded instruction to
> the finance house on your behalf to send the bank draft to
> you as soon as you contact them without delay. Please I will
> like you to accept this token with good faith as this is
> from the bottom of my heart. Thanks and God bless you and
> your family, hope to hear from you soon.
> Yours Faithfully,
> David Mark.
> (Senate President)
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