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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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X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express 6.00.2900.2180

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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2006-02-09, 16:54:11
Robert in MD from United States  
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Hey guys,

I've been going at it for four days with 'Julia' the doctor! She hadn't gotten into the money thing yet, and I was in the middle of replying to her last email, when I decided to do a search for where the fu*k is Omsk, and found this site! Thank God. I copied the link and pasted it into my reply to her!

Always vigilant!
R
2006-02-09, 21:56:21
anonymous from United States  
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Well, chalk up another one in what might be a good scam. I just got an email from this Russian lady and she says she is from Beregovoy, near Omsk. She sent the exact same letter as above. This time her name was Julia. On match.com she listed herself as being from LaJolla, CA, in the USA. She, too, did not ask for any money up front. I'll keep an eye out and communicate more if I get another email from her.
2006-02-10, 14:06:55
anonymous from United States  
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Ah yes, Julia! i'm very grateful for this information...It's sunnyrain at yahoo now...and also watch for a Sweetc_4u at Yahoo...different face, but highly suspicious as contact through match dot com was same m.o.
2006-02-10, 14:47:58
rebecker@arvig.net from United States  
WEll, well, well dose anyone reconize this letter from sunnyrain6699@yahoo.com, she also contacted me from match.com maybe I will turn the table a little and have a buddie send her a little letter saying I was in a bad accident and need money for medical bills before she can hit me up for money. Since she is a surgon she should have a little to barrow me in my time of need lol ...Maybe I will get some nudies of her..... Thanks for this web site and tipping me off about this scam now it is time for me to have a little fun with it. Her form type letter follows Thanks agian Rick

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
2006-02-10, 15:31:19
ksgasman@yahoo.com from United States  
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yeah, this little hottie sent me an email too. same one all you guys got. this mongoose has started dancing with the snake. since my email is ksgasman and since russia is having gas problems latley, i have been feeding her full of shit. like my family is loaded and in buisness with haliburton and exxon to contract a pipeline for lukoil - lukoil is a oil company in russia (i did my homework) and that i travel extensivly so russia isnt bad for me. if she asks for money for trip i'll make up some crap then. like why dont i just pick you up? or i can fly in to see you in a couple of days... in fact i think something like hello, i am at an airport and they have lost my luggage and my wallet was mistakenly put in my bag, could you send ME some money? also she used the tag line at the end of her letter with 'cheers' thats not russian to say that is it? isnt that english?
2006-02-10, 16:50:38
anonymous from United States  
This gorgeous young woman, if that realy is her, is now known as Julia; pity that I really like that name. I sent them a copy of a passage from a scam site as evidence that I knew what they were doing and made it clear that they are cruel for messing with peoples emotions and criminals for requesting money fraudulently.
I really like the comment by Ksgasman above, play them at their own game.
2006-02-10, 21:56:14
anonymous from United States  
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Thanks for the info. This came up with a google search on Beregovoy Russia.
2006-02-10, 22:41:07
anonymous from United States  
Same deal, same orphan letter although she is a surgeon this week. Comes in e-mail
from 'Nellya' sunny_light555@yahoo.com with salutation using the name Julia. I found
it hard to believe a doctor with no computer at home and has no car to drive. Her address on match.com is Lonelylady in New Jersey

Good Luck Julia !
I almost felt like I was 34 again.
2006-02-10, 23:35:46
anonymous from United States  
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How can anyone fall in love through e-mails. There was a program on the Travel Channel about the marriage services for the eastern European woman and eventhough some of them were somewhat legit the woman were just playing with the men who were gullable to visit them on a regular bases and send money to help support them. They claimed to be in love but it was obvious that they weren't. The woman were all beautiful and it's easy for us single american guys to be interested. American woman are so screwed up we're ripe for the picking by these scammers. These sites are great for sharing this info and maybe saving some of us from loosing some money and making fools of ourselves.

Thanks guys and best wishes to all.
2006-02-11, 02:43:20
anonymous from United States  
Not all American woman Are F*uped( Screwed up) ... SO let's not go thier ... Maybe we are just looking at all the wrong places? Maybe if we not so f*uped in this Cyber world , perhaps we can have a life... maybe we can go to church and find those sweet nice wonderfull awesome American girls , Just like Mama use to Say... I'm held acountable for all my actions, are you? Let's all Move on! Let's stop looking at all the wrong places... The hottest chicks in town are in your town, Just get your ass of your Putter and Have a life , go to church ... If you don't find her there ? you will find the most awesome person u will ever have the privelage of ever meeting(Dad)... Your best friend for life.... For all of you! so call no ones, go ahead spend all your time and monies for NOTHING... Nah Nah Nah na , i will do this and do that to them, WOW you guy's are really scaring them...Curb your mouth's and your energy to something better... Hopefully By now, you no what that IS! Father Forgive us All! that means All !Scamers and Succers too... Love you all... Guess who!
2006-02-11, 10:26:23
anonymous from United States  
Hi guys,

Julia just hit me up Friday with the same email. She got that stuff about La Jolla, CA from me. That's where I grew up.
2006-02-11, 23:50:46
anonymous from United States  
Yep, same girl same stories. It is Julia the surgeon that sent me three e-mails, word for word e-mails that are listed above. Her email address is cappo_classi@yahoo.com and she got to me through match as well. That site sucks anyway I met a girl here and dated her for five months and she broke my heart, one day were in love and the next, Ibeleive her words were please don't communicate with me. The next I met became a bonified stalker. She still calls all the time and wont' take no for an answer. Now this bitch. Well guys like I told Julia in our last correspondence There is an old American saying, 'If it sounds to goo to be true it probably is' In her case, 'looks too good', cause she is fine. Nobody should feel bad here, what red-blooded american male wouldn't be interested or respond to emails like that especially with those pics. Hell, you got to hand it to them. What a country...
2006-02-12, 09:02:40
anonymous from United States  
Guys, I got the same email from the match site. Said her name was Julia. The email address she used was sunny_may333@yahoo.com. Same stuff! Thought this was a scam to begin with! This just confirms my suspicions! Hope you guys didn't fall for this!
2006-02-12, 09:57:09
dawg821@yahoo.com from United States  
Guys, her profile on the match site is: lonelyflower0l6 Email account on yahoo was: sunny_may333@yahoo.com She listed that she lived in Pala Mesa Village, CA. Anyhow, I thought she was bogus when she said she was 1) an interpreter. She then changed her story (in the same email) that she was a doctor!. Am enlosing her email for your amusement:
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



2006-02-12, 11:31:29
anonymous from United States  
>> She then changed her story (in the same email) that she was a doctor!

wow, you actually read the letter that carefully!
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