Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Dear Beloved!!!

From: "Mrs.Anna van Gogh."<>

This email with the subject "Dear Beloved!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 16 Apr 2010 11:45:45 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "Mrs.Anna van Gogh."<>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Beloved in Christ,

It is by the grace of God that I received Christ,having known the truth,I had no choice than to do 
what is lawful and right in the sight of God for eternal life and in the sight of man for 
witness of God & his mercies and glory upon my life.

I am Mrs.Anna van Gogh the wife of Mr Harold van Gogh,my husband worked with the shell in 
Netherlands for twenty years before he died in the year 2001.We were married for ten years without 
a child. My Husband died after a brief illness that lasted for only four days.Before his death we 
were both born again Christians.

Since his death I decided not to re-marry or get a child outside my matrimonial home which the 
Bible is against.When my late husband was alive he deposited the sum of US$3.5M.(Three Million Five 
Hundred Thousand U.S.Dollars) with a Bank in Asia.Presently,this money is still with the Bank and 
the management just wrote me as the beneficiary to come forward to sign for the release of this 
money or rather issue a letter of authorization to somebody to receive it on my behalf if I can not 
come over.Presently,I'm in a hospital in Netherlands where I have been undergoing treatment for 
esophageal cancer.I have since lost my ability to talk and my doctors have told me that I have only 
a few weeks to live.It is my last wish to see this money distributed to charity organizations 
anywhere in the World.Because relatives and friends have plundered so much of my wealth since my 
illness,I cannot live with the agony of entrusting this huge responsibility to any of them.

Please,I beg you in the name of God to help me Stand and collect the Funds from the Bank.I want a 
person that is God fearing that will use this money to fund churches,orphanages and widows 
propagating the word of God and to ensure that the house of God is maintained.The Bible made us to 
understand that blessed is the hand that giveth.I took this decision because I don't have any child 
that will inherit this money and my husband's relatives are not Christians and I don't want my 
husband's hard earned money to be misused by unbelievers.I don't want a situation where this money 
will be used in an ungodly manner.Hence the reason for taking this bold decision.I am not afraid of 
death hence I know where I am going.I know that I am going to be in the bosom of the Lord.Exodus{14 
VS 14}says that the lord will fight my case and I shall hold my peace.I don't need any telephone 
communication in this regard because of my soundless voice and presence of my husband's relatives 
around me alw

I don't want them to know about claims for this funds.Kindly send your reply to my private email 
address which is as follows:

Your Sister in Christ,

Mrs.Anna van Gogh.