This is one of the easiest scams to catch but, so many people fall for it each year because it plays into their emotions.
“Martyn said the moment he saw me he knew I was the girl for him.
For our first date he took me to a chinese restaurant and afterwards we shared our first kiss outside the restaurant.
There are different things that motivate each of these people.
It’s most commonly a need to be liked, hide who they really are because of confidence issue and sometimes it’s because of greed because they want your money but, in all cases, the catfish is lying about who they are.
He didn’t listen to a word I said, he didn’t pay me a single compliment, he didn’t ask me any questions about me or my life, he didn’t give me a chance to try and hold a normal relaxed conversation. ” He asked at the end of the longest evening of my life. “no.” I said, before he launched into yet another story about someone I’ve never met. At least he was intelligent and wanting to share his interests with me.
What about the Italian guy who proudly opened our evening with the line: “I like being mean on first dates to see whether they are strong enough for me.” I gave him a cool look over my pint, sniffed and quietly began a list of all the things I thought were inferior about his clothes, hair, voice, face, attitude and body.
Another version of this story is that the prince needs to store the money temporarily in order to hide the money.
They ask for personal bank information in order to transfer the money and then steal money.
As it turned out, the guided tour was fascinating and I was touched that he’d put so much time into our evening together. “You can leave now.”And how about the guy who answered his mobile a minute into our date and then had a twenty minute call. I was walking home by the time he text me to ask where I was. Okay I have another date tonight but he’s 22 so he’s an unproven idiot. But young lads do have a habit of constantly referring to my age.