Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2004]
Please, help us to find my granddaughter, Ashlyn! She is only
PLEASE, SEND THIS TO EVERYONE IN YOUR ADDRESS BOOK!!!
Ask them to make copies and post them wherever possible, bring them to local stores, offices, etc.
Please keep us all in your prayers.
Origins: This e-missive from a grandmother concerned about her missing granddaughter was lacking some basic information (such as the girl's last name), but it did correspond to a genuine missing-child case.
Ashlyn Sarkies, a 16-year-old girl from New Iberia, Louisiana, went missing on
Ashlyn was found on Wednesday night,
Last updated: 26 November 2004
Corbell, Beverly. "New Iberia Teen Reported Missing." The [Lafayette] Advertiser. 11 November 2004. The [Lafayette] Advertiser. "Missing Girl Returns Home." 13 November 2004.