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From: xxxxx@gmail.com (Display name may match colleague)

Date: Monday, September 17, 2018

Subject: Follow up

Are you available? 

[IF REPLIED TO]

I'm in a meeting right now and that's why I'm contacting you through here. I should have call you, but phone is not allowed to be use during the meeting. I don't know when the meeting will be rounding up, And i want you to help me out on something very important right away.

 i need you to help me get an iTunes gifts card from the store, I will reimburse you back when i get to the office.

I need to send it to someone and it is very important cause I'm still in a meeting and I need to get it sent Asap.

it one of my best friend son birthday

The amount i want is $100 each in two (2) piece so that will make it a total of $200 l'll be reimbursing back to you. I need physical cards which you are going to get from the store. When you get them, just scratch it and take a picture of them and attach it to the email then send it to me here ok?