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Today I got this letter from Maria who supposedly lives near Omsk in Russia. It is a form letter as well, I can tell that much already, and I also post the photos.
She sent me an email from an account at match.com, but by the time I got to read her email, her match.com account was already closed. However, she had left me a yahoo email address (spring_flower351@yahoo.com) which I briefly answered.

I received the following (form letter) answer, with 3 pictures - one of which you see here to the left, the other 2 are at the end of this posting:


From: spring_flower351@yahoo.com
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Hello,

How are you doing? I have to appologize in advance that
I cannot write you back at once because I don't have
a computer at home and I have to use an Internet cafe to write you. It i slocated not so far from my home.
First of all I'd like to thank you for responding me back
and I should be honest with you, I live in Russia.
I hope that doesn't scare you off. At least you can read my lettter up to the end and see if you want to
correspond with me or not. If you ask me why I put my profile not as Russian one, I will tell you.
Match.com was adviced to me by a friend, but I will tell you about it later. Unfortunately when I started with
my profile, there was no country listed as Russia, so I wrote that I am not in Russia.
I didn't want to lie or something about the country I live in, I hope you understand.
Ok, I guess I have to tell you about myself. I live in a village named Beregovoy.
If you want to see my city on the map it located not far from big city Omsk.
I have never been to your country but still I like this country traditions, customs... You I see graduated the faculty of Foreign
Languages in a College for three years and I write you without translator.
Once when I was studying at the College I had a chance to talk with an English man, but this was the only person
I talked in English face to face.
If you are still intersted here is some more information about me:
Despite of the Autumn it is still pretty warm here ( about zero centigrades) though usually it is colder.
And what about you? Is it warm there or cold?
You know I feel very lonely here in Russia because I couldn't find the right man for myself.
I know that there is no ideal people and I don't rush into it but still I believe that there is a man that will love me
just for who I am, with all my advatages and disadvantages. I want to settle down and have a family of my own.
A friend of mine who adviced me match.com also put her profile there and she found her real love there.
Now she lives with her husband and two kids are living in Germany, in province not far from Berlin.
Everybody wants to be happy and me too. I am not after money or sugar daddies or better life. Age difference is
also not important.
I am just an ordinary woman who wants to be happy. Maybe if I had family here in Russia I wouldn't even think to
write an American man, but I am an orphan and nothing keeps me to try to find love somewehere far from Russia.
My friends know about my idea and they support me and wish me oly happiness.

I guess you are interested in my likes and dislikes and etc:
- I am an orphan
- I work as a surgeon in a city hospital ( I graduated school, then I graduated College and
after that I got a diploma of a surgeon in Medical Academy) and you know I like my job, I like helping people and sometimes
safe their lives.
-I like almost all kinds of music but most of all I prefer Classical music and I hate rap.
-My favourite color os blue
-My favourite flowers are white lilies
-I love pets and anymals but unfortunately I spend too much time at work and that is why I have no possibility
to have a cat or a dog
- I am Christian and go to Church 2-4 times per month
- I have never been married and I have no kids
- I adore cooking and my fafourite food is Russian and Italian. My favourite dish is lasagna.
- I have a driving license but I have no car
- I like to go to cinemas and theatres but I don't like disco because it is very noisy there and it is always overcrowded.
- I don't smoke and I drink socially ( for example a glass of red wine)
- I don't have tattoos or piercings exept for my ears.
- I don't like winter but winters are usually cold in Russia

What else? I guess that is all for today. If you are really interested, please write me as soon as you can
I will reply to you. I hope you didn't get tired of my long e-mail, I just wanted you to have a better idea
of me. And you please write me more about yourself, your likes and dislikes, about the place you live in.
A couple of pictures of you would be very much appreciated.
Please write me back today or tomorrow.
Keep smiling!

Your new friend from Russia, Maria





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2006-02-05, 13:36:30
[hidden] from United States  
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Got this yesterday from snow_flower555@yahoo.com
Looks like she is Julia now. Same Pics.


Hello,
How are you doing? I have to appologize in advance that
I cannot write you back at once because I don't have
a computer at home and I have to use an Internet cafe to write you. It i slocated not so far from my home.
First of all I'd like to thank you for responding me back
and I should be honest with you, I live in Russia.
I hope that doesn't scare you off. At least you can read my lettter up to the end and see if you want to
correspond with me or not. If you ask me why I put my profile not as Russian one, I will tell you.
Match.com was adviced to me by a friend, but I will tell you about it later. Unfortunately when I started with
my profile, there was no country listed as Russia, so I wrote that I am not in Russia.
I didn't want to lie or something about the country I live in, I hope you understand.
Ok, I guess I have to tell you about myself. I live in a village named Beregovoy.
If you want to see my city on the map it located not far from big city Omsk.
I have never been to your country but still I like this country traditions, customs... You I see graduated the faculty of Foreign
Languages in a College for three years and I write you without translator.
Once when I was studying at the College I had a chance to talk with an English man, but this was the only person
I talked in English face to face.
If you are still intersted here is some more information about me:
Despite of Winter it is still pretty warm here today (fifteen centigrades below zero).
And what about you? Is it warm there or cold?
You know I feel very lonely here in Russia because I couldn't find the right man for myself.
I know that there is no ideal people and I don't rush into it but still I believe that there is a man that will love me
just for who I am, with all my advatages and disadvantages. I want to settle down and have a family of my own.
A friend of mine who adviced me match.com also put her profile there and she found her real love there.
Now she lives with her husband and two kids are living in Germany, in province not far from Berlin.
Everybody wants to be happy and me too. I am not after money or sugar daddies or better life. Age difference is
also not important.
I am just an ordinary woman who wants to be happy. Maybe if I had family here in Russia I wouldn't even think to
write an American man, but I am an orphan and nothing keeps me to try to find love somewehere far from Russia.
My friends know about my idea and they support me and wish me oly happiness.

I guess you are interested in my likes and dislikes and etc:
- I am an orphan
- I work as a surgeon in a city hospital ( I graduated school, then I graduated College and
after that I got a diploma of a surgeon in Medical Academy) and you know I like my job, I like helping people and sometimes
safe their lives.
-I like almost all kinds of music but most of all I prefer Classical music and I hate rap.
-My favourite color os blue
-My favourite flowers are white lilies
-I love pets and anymals but unfortunately I spend too much time at work and that is why I have no possibility
to have a cat or a dog
- I am Christian and go to Church 2-4 times per month
- I have never been married and I have no kids
- I adore cooking and my fafourite food is Russian and Italian. My favourite dish is lasagna.
- I have a driving license but I have no car
- I like to go to cinemas and theatres but I don't like disco because it is very noisy there and it is always overcrowded.
- I don't smoke and I drink socially ( for example a glass of red wine)
- I don't have tattoos or piercings exept for my ears.
- I don't like winter but winters are usually cold in Russia

What else? I guess that is all for today. If you are really interested, please write me as soon as you can
I will reply to you. I hope you didn't get tired of my long e-mail, I just wanted you to have a better idea
of me. And you please write me more about yourself, your likes and dislikes, about the place you live in.
A couple of pictures of you would be very much appreciated.
Please write me back today or tomorrow.
Keep smiling!

Your new friend from Russia,

Julia



2006-02-05, 15:09:03
anonymous from United States  
I just got the same message from Julia as well -- the same match.com mo. Now I feel foolish for even answering. Thanks for the posting guys.
2006-02-05, 16:27:44
anonymous from United States  
I actually dated a beautiful Russian girl living here. She said said she came here for marriage and divorced in three years and is now a citizen. Our dates went nowhere but right after I started getting theses same e-mails....I think she was a Russian spy for marriage!
2006-02-05, 16:31:58
anonymous from United States  
HI guys here is another one. I just got the email and very interesting....would have been nice. But, thanks to you guys, its a non issue. This is a scam that would have to be handled by FBI and othe federal agencies. Well, again thanks for the heads up.
2006-02-05, 18:05:53
anonymous from United States  
had me going too, so long june_rain555, thanks fellas back to the super bowl
2006-02-05, 20:58:10
anonymous from United States  
She is now using the name Julia!! Same exact story...doctor, orphan, same pictures!!
2006-02-06, 01:57:04
anonymous from United States  
Wow. I'm glad I decided to research the town she supposedly comes from. I got fooled too. Would have been nice. Yup, she's Julia now. Same story, surgeon, orphan, same pics. I'm glad I found out early. Too bad I wasted time on an email and sending my pics.

2006-02-06, 11:55:33
anonymous from United States  
Sooo disappointing isn't it ? I fell in love with her in like ... two seconds. Way hot! way, way hot! damn! I'm going back to the old way of dating. slipping them a roofie, then leaving them on my neighbors doorstep!
2006-02-07, 02:26:24
michaejam@aol.com from United States  
I was the next to get hit men! I wish I'd checked this before I spent writing her a 2 hour e mail in Russian. As an afterthought, I punched up scammers in Omsk and guess who was there? She saw me on match.com as well. Am contemplating answering V rot, elben sooka! (In your mouth, stupid bitch!) Or maybe something better may be in line. Ideas? Gentlemen?
2006-02-07, 03:20:19
anonymous from United States  
Oh, by the way Mickeyfolsum, how did you like those prison blues?
2006-02-07, 22:23:06
anonymous from United States  
TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE: AKA 'Julia', AKA summer_rain575@yahoo.com, AKA teddybear55z@talkmatch.com, and probably on or about 11/30/2005 AKA whitedove5J@talkmatch.com, AKA spring_flower010@yahoo.com, and many, many more, I'm sure. Their time zone is UTC + 0500 (Omsk Russia is UTC +0600). Original email contact was sent via Match.com from someone claiming to be from MN or MI, USA with a forwarding email to contact and the words 'not often to this site'.

I would still consider marrying this gal if she were smart enough to get into the USA and half as beautiful as the picts - but only if it was true love...watch out sweetheart, they are on your trail...
2006-02-08, 08:31:11
anonymous from United States  
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Same thing here. I seen this coming. got her from match.com. same pics same letters. Now she is julia summermay@yahoo.com she is a doctor now. 2 emails from her thanks for the heads up!
2006-02-08, 08:47:13
anonymous from United States  
I had a friend who was all excited. I told him it was a scam but he did not want to beleieve it. I told him to ask for nude pictures, she did not respond. He sent as e-mail saying he could get better rates for the plane through his friends at the Russiaan consulate. She never e-mailed again. Play their game keep them e-mailing as long as you can to waste their time.
2006-02-09, 15:31:24
anonymous from United States  
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I had the same email through match .com her yahoo address is ,,, this letter was email to me today Feb 9th 2006Hello sweety!!! How are you today? How is your week? I hope everything is ok.
I am very happy to read all your letters for me.
Your letters makes my day. And my friends are also happy to see that we are in our correspondence.
I have to tell you that you make my life full of happiness though I cannot write you every day since I am very busy.
And now I know
that there is somebody who is thinking about me and now I am not alone.
Thank you for that. And I dont want to put my profile on dating site again since I dont want to
see other emails, just want to corespond with you only. I dont know why but I liked your
profile at the first sight, I can't explain it, its difficult to explane for me. Anyway I am really happy that we
can talk with each other and share our thoughts, it makes us closer for each other.


I told you we were going with my friends to go outside for BBQ but two for my friends got flue and we didn't have BBQ.
I wish you could be here with me right now because I don't like walk alone.
That is why I am in internet cafe now and writing this letter.I know that I didn't respond to you at once but I had a
lot of work. I dont know
what else I can tell you about me. I feel that you have already know
all things about me. I have fillings as if I know you for a very long time.
By the way instead of the BBQ the rest of my friends and I went to the cinema it was
'Mr. and Mrs.Smith'. You should see it if you still didn't se it, cause its very funny movie.


As for me I want to hear your voice very much, but I dont have a phone
at home and you can't call me but if you want you can give me your number
(please inlcude country code and zone area) and I will try to find a way to call you as soon as I can, it will
be great, but I don't know how it will be because I have never spoken to anyone in English before .
Speaking about our time difference, I am +6 GMT.
Its very difficult to use messenger because of time diffrence, and I told you that I don't have computer at home.

You know , when I stay alone evening Ii am thinking about our first meeting,
how it can be, I imagine when you see me in the airport and give me flowers,
take my hand and kiss me and we go to your home to celebrate my birthday.
It will be the best gift on my birthday in the world.Or you can visit me
and we will celebrate it here alone, only you and me.I am thinking about it all the time.
Can you imagine it or not? What do think about it?
By the way what is the closest airport to your place? Mine is located in Omsk, it is about 100 km from my place.

I cant stop writing this letter cause I like it very much, but
I have to do some housework and need to go unfortunately. I hope you are thinking
of me as much as I am thinking of you and sending pictures for you.

I hope when you see them you will think about me, I hope.

Ok, I wish you happy day!!

Kisses for you!!!

From Kovalenko Julia with love!!!

Russia
Omskaya region,
Beregovoy,
Krylova street 55-54.
2006-02-09, 15:33:10
anonymous from United States  
Ps , she mention her name as Julia, at sunnymay35@yahoo
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