Ralph says he met his girlfriend, “Louise,” online 10 months ago and can’t wait for her to arrive home from Germany so that he can prove to his family that she’s real. His son, Dan, and daughter-in-law, Laura, say they’re sure he's being deceived.

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Ralph admits he’s sent “Louise” upward of $150,000 via third-party transfers and has now depleted his retirement savings without ever having met her in person, video chatted or spoken to her on the phone.

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When Dr. Phil asks, “Does that seem odd?” what is the 80-year-old widower's response?

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