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    Beck, Nov 26th, 2003 @ 4:33pm

    Pen Pals for the Lonely

    That's too bad, I have found it a wonderful way to make new friends in far away places.

    I have been corresponding with Madam Marie Kabila, widow of the late Laurent Kabila, former president of the Congo. A dozen letters have gone back and forth. She is making arrangements to ship two boxes full of money to me from a security company in Spain. The company does not know that the boxes contain 25 million in cash. Right now she is mad at me because I haven't made arrangements to pay for the shipping. Were you aware that it costs $45,000 to ship two boxes from Spain? My goal is to get her to send me money to help pay the shipping costs. Is it a crime to scam a scammer?

    I have also had correspondence with Amina Amin, the widow of Idi, and various other government officials.

    It's interesting, when they type up a contract and send it as a Word document you can go into the document properties and see their real name.

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    w.h., Nov 26th, 2003 @ 6:04pm

    No Subject Given

    They've already made that claim, maybe a year or two back. I'm sure that nobody will be surprised that it hasn't helped.

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