This email with the subject "THIS IS STORY OF MY LIFE(GET BACK TO ME NOW)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 17 Feb 2007 05:31:14 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Iris Wells"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
My name is Mrs.Iris Wells I am a dying woman who has decided to donate what I have to charity through
You may be wondering why I chose you. But someone has to be chosen.
I am 59 years old and was diagnosed
for cancer about 2years ago,immediately after the death of my husband who had left me everything he worked for.I have been touched by the lord to donate
from what I have inherited from my late husband tocharity through you for the good work of
humanity,rather than allow my relatives to use my
husband's hard earned funds inappropriately.
I have asked the lord to forgive me all my sins and I
believe he has,because He is merciful. I will be going
in for an operation,and I pray that I survive the
I have decided to Willing/Donate the sum of (TEN Million THREE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS)to charity through you for the good work of the lord,and to help the motherless,less privileged and also
for the assistance of the widows. At the moment I
cannot take any telephone calls, due to the fact that
my relatives are around me and I have been restricted
by my doctor from taking telephone calls because I
deserve all the rest I can get.
Presently,I have informed my lawyer about my decision
in WILLING this fund to charity through you. I wish
you all the best and may the good Lord bless you
abundantly, and please use the funds well and always
extend the good work to others.
If you are interested to be bless, also willing to
bless other's too,I will inform my Family Lawyer so
that he can arrange the release of the funds to you.
I know i have never met you but my mind tells me to do
this and I hope you are sincerely.I will pay you 30%
of this money if you will assist me because I am now
too weak and frigile to do things myself because of my
NB: I will appreciate your utmost confidentiality in
this matter until the task is accomplished,as I don't
want anything that will Jeopardize my last wish, due
to the fact that I do not want relatives or family
members standing in the way of my last wish.