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|Hello, I am Miss Young. L.L. sent me this story:
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Sent: Monday, June 05, 2006
Thanks for opening your site, you save me
from loose time and money. This
afternoon I got my own experience about
the two faces of internet: how you
can be faked and how you can face it
My history: I got some mails from a girl "looking to know from me"
me unusual sad details about her most personal life. Looking for
information about her environment "civil war", "refugee camp"; ... I
to your site to find that is a fake that would ask me for
Pls find below the history, so that you could add the photos a
name to your
kate williams <email@example.com>
what love has join Date: Mon, 5 Jun 2006
I am more than happy in your
urgent reply to my mail.
How is your day?.mine is cool over here
in Dakar Senegal.
My name is Kate williams 25 years old from
Ivory coast in west Africa and
presently iam residing in the refugee
camp here in dakar as a result of the
civil war going on in my
My late father Dr Dickson Williams was the personal advicer to
head of state before the rebels attacked my house one early
my mother and my father.
It was only me
that is alive now and i managed to make my way to near by
Senegal where i am leaving now.I would like to know more about
Your likes and dislikes,your hobbies and what you are
I will tell more about myself in my next
Attached here is my picture.
Hoping to hear from you
How are you today together with your haelth which is the most important
thing to me hope fine.?I am more than happy in your reply to my
read your mail today is give me full joy and happness .thanks
you once again
i will like to see you face to face soonest .my love i will
like to be part
of your life .Mine is a little bit hot over here in Dakar
Senegal. In this
refugee we are only allowed to go out only two times in a
week.Its just like
one staying in the prison and i hope by Gods grace i
will come out here
i don't have any relatives now whom i can
go to all my relatives ran away in
the middle of the war the only person i
have now is Rev.David George who is
the pastor of the (Christ for
all Churches) here in the refugee he has been
very nice to me since i came
here but i am not living with him rather i am
leaving in the women's
hostel because the refugee have two hostels one for
men the other for
The Pastors Tel number is (+221-429-7757) i well being waiting
for your call
by 2;pm my own time here today ;if you call and tell him
that you want to
speak with me he will send for me in the hostel. As a
refugee here i don't
have any right or privilledge to any thing be it
money or whatever because
it is against the law of this country.
to go back to my studies because i only attended my first year before
traggic incident that lead to my being in this situation now took
place.Please listen to this,i have my late father's statement of account
death certificate here with me which i will send to you latter,because
he was alive he deposited some amount of money in a leading bank in
which he used my name as the next of kin,the amount in question is
Million Five Hundred Thousand Dollars).
So i will like you to
help me transfer this money to your account and from
it you can send some
money for me to get my travelling documents and air
ticket to come over to
meet with you.I kept this secret to people in the
refugee here the only
person that knows about it is the Revrend because he
is like a father to
So in the light of above i will like you to keep it to
yourself and don't
tell it to anyone for i am afraid of loosing my life
and the money if people
gets to know about it.Remember i am giving you all
this information due to
the trust i deposed on you.I like honest and
and a man of vision,truth and hardworking.My
favourite language is english
but our language is french but i speak
english very fluently.Meanwhile i
will like you to call me like i said i
have alot to tell you.Have a nice day
and think about me.
hear from you soonest.
Your's love serah
The pictures show the model Lei. Her pictures can be found on the Internet, and they are used in many scams.
See also the Helen Benson story.
|If it sounds too good to be true, it is !
|One month later, A.B. sent me this letter that he had received from "Miss Gift":
From: gift huma <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, July 10, 2006
Subject: I WILL LIKE TO KNOW YOU THE MORE
Hello My Sweet Heart
I am more than happy in your reply to my mail.How are you today?,Mine is a little bit hot over here in Dakar Senegal.My name is miss Gift Huma, from Ivory Coast in West Africa,5.7ft tall, fair in complexion,(never married before )and presently i am residing in the refugee camp here in Dakar as a result of the civil war that was fought in my country.My late father Dr Zaki Huma was the managing director of Huma and Associates (Ltd) and he was the personal advicer to the former head of state (Late Dr Robert Guei) before the rebels attacked our house one early morning
and killed my mother and my father in cold blood.It was only me that is alive now and I managed to make my way to a near by country Senegal where i am leaving now.I would like to know more about you.Your likes and dislikes,your hobbies and what you are doing presently.I will tell you more about myself in my next mail.Attached here is my picture though l am not photogenic but l want you to take me as l am ok. it is from me and l hope to hear from you soonest.
yours in love.