Letter(s) from Cynthia Odiaka to Grant (Canada)

Letter 1

DEAREST ONE,

THANKS FOR YOUR MAIL, I AM REALLY HAPPY TO HEAR FROM YOU.ACTUALLY I NEVER KNOW HOW YOU WILL FEEL IF THIS IS TOO EALIER TO TELL YOU"BUT JUST BECAUSE OF THE CONDITION OF WHERE I'M IN SENEGAL DAKAR,AS A RESULT OF THE CIVIL WAR THAT WAS FOUGHT IN MY COUNTRY,FOR THAT REASON I AM FACING SO MANY DEFFICULTIES IN LIFE AS OF MY AGE,SO DEAR I HAVE TO LET YOU KNOW"IF YOU WILL ASSIST ME.

HERE IS MORE ABOUT ME,I AM CYNTHIA FROM SIERRA LEONE 23 YRS OLD WITH TEARS AND SORROW I EXPLAIN MY SELF IN A HUMBLE MANNER AFTER THE DEATH OF MY FATHER DR. JOHN ODIAKA WHO WAS PERSONAL ADVICER TO THE FORMAL HEAD OF STATE BECAUSE OF THE POLITICAL CRISIS IN MY COUNTRY WHICH TAKE A LOTS OF SOULS AND RENDER MANY HOMELESS

HOMELESS, WE NOW DECIDED TO RUN FROM MY COUNTRY WITH MY MOTHER, MY TWO SISTERS, AND I, BECAUSE LIFE IS MORE PRECCIOUS THAN ANYTHING,AND NOTHING WE USE TO REPARE LIFE IF IS TAKING,ALL OF A SUDDEN MY TWO SISTERS WHERE KILLED BY REBBELS AND MY MOTHER LATER DIED BECAUSE OF THE PAINS OF THE LOST ONES.

AFTER THE DEATH OF MY MOTHER, UNCLE OPA"MY FATHERS BROTHERS STARTED TO PERSECUIT ME OVER MY FATHERS PROPERTIES WHICH HE LATER SNATCHED FROM ME UNDER TREATING,

SO DEAR BY THE HELP OF A REVEREND FATHER I CAME TO DAKAR SENEGAL UNDER (UNITED NATION RELIEF CENTER),INFACT THE MORE I EXPLAIN MY SELF AND SITUATION I SHEAR TEARS WHEN I REMEMBER THE PAST, I AM THE ONLY ONE REMAINING IN OUR FAMILY"NOW I AM IN A CRITICAL SITUATION,STAYING IN THE UN RELIEF CENTER'S HOSTEL HERE, IS LIKE ONE BEEN IN PRESON WITH ME,BUT I CAN'T MISLIVE MY LIFE'BECAUSE OF CONDITION,OVER MY DIED BODY'BECAUSE THE WAY I WAS BROUGHT UP BY MY LATE PARENTS I AM PUTING ALL MY HEART TO YOU, I HOPE THAT GOD WILL USE YOU TO SAVE MY SOUL.

PLEASE DEAR LISTING TO THIS,I HAVE LATE FATHER'S DEPOSITE CERTIFFICATE AND THE DEATH CERTIFICATE HERE WITH ME WHICHI WILL SEND TO YOU LATTER WHEN HE WAS ALIVE HE DEPOSITED SOME AMOUNT OF MONEY IN A LEADING BANK IN WHICH HE USE MY NAME AS THE NEXT OF KIN,THE AMOUNT IN QUESTION IS ($5.5 MILLION DOLLARS US,)SO I WILL LIKE YOU TO HELP ME IN TRANSFERING OF THIS MONEY TO YOUR BANK ACCOUNT.

AND AFTER THE MONEY ENTERED INTO YOUR ACCOUNT THEN YOU SEND SOME MONEY FOR ME TO GET MY TRAVELLING DOCUMENTS AND AIR TICKET,TO COME OVER THERE AND MEET YOU.DEAR I KEPT THIS SECRET TO PEOPLE BECAUSE YOU KNOW IS MONEY ISSUE AS SOON AS PEOPLE HERE ABOUT IT NOW ALL EYES WILL BE ON IT PLS, THE ONLY PERSON THAT KNOWS ABOUT IT HERE IS THE REVEREND BECAUSEHE IS LIKE A FATHER TO ME,

IN THE LIGHT OF THE ABOVE I WILL LIKE YOU TO KEEP IT TO YOUR SELF AND PLS DON'T LET IT TO BE OPEN TO PEOPLE,FOR I AM AFRAID OF MY LIFE AND LOOSING THE MONEY IF PEOPLE GETS TO KNOW ABOUT IT,REMEMBER I GIVE THIS INFORMATION TO YOU WITH FAITH AND TRUST THAT YOU WILL BE OF HELP TO ME WITH THE HELP OF GOD,I LIKE HONEST AND

UNDERSTANDING PEOPLE,TRUTHFUL AND A MAN OF VISION,MEANWHILE I WILL LIKE TO HEAR YOUR VOICE ON PHONE THOUGH I DON'T HAVE CELL PHONE OF MY OWN BUT YOU CAN CALL ME WITH THE REV OFFICE PHONE JUST TELL HIM YOU WANT TO SPEAK WITH ME AND HE WILL SENT FOR ME AT THE HOSTEL THE NUMBER IS AS FOLLOWS 00 221 305 73 65 .LIKE I SAID I HAVE ALOTS TO TELL YOU IN MY NEST MAIL OK'

I WILL BE WAITING TO HEAR FROM YOU BOTH ON PHONE AND EMAIL SOONEST, YOURS IN LOVE,CYNTHIA, HAVE A NICE DAY AND PLS THINK OF ME,NOTE THAT I CONTACTED YOU ATFER MUCH PRAYERS AND FASTING.
BYE.HERE ARE SOME OF MY PHOTO ATTACH.
YOURS CYNTHIA