I was made an honorary Okie here:
I got a certificate to prove it. It was full of some congressman’s Now Hear Ye’s, Whereas’s, Wherefores and Wherebys. It wasn’t a green card.
Before I left SA John Murray – on hearing where I was off to – had chirped “Oh! Oklahoma? So Kosie with a fringe on top!”
Here’s my fringe and a surrey with a fringe: