Based on a real-life story

Why This Man Insisted on Keeping on Sending Money to a Woman He’d Never Met

The frightening consequences of Mike’s loneliness

Lioness Rue
Human Stories
Published in
6 min readMar 21, 2024


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Mike: She’s beautiful. She’s light-skinned, with long hair — like a brown color. She’s beautiful, man.

Investigator: You can’t send her any money.