Josie, 64, says she wants Dr. Phil to help prove to her friends and family that her 34-year-old boyfriend, Victor, is legitimate, and so is his love for her.

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Though they’ve talked on the phone and video chatted regularly for over a year, Josie admits she and Victor have never met in person. She lives in North America, and he is in Nigeria.

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“My mom always told me don’t trust strangers,” says Josie’s 19-year-old son, Anthony. “Victor is really a stranger,” he adds.

Josie’s older sister, Carmen, and her best friend, Angela, both say they think Victor is scamming Josie, and that Josie is acting like a teenager where Victor is concerned.

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Why does Josie say she doesn’t care what they think?

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