"Put out to pasture." Dang! Whatever happened to "put out to stud?"
What are you laughing at? Who have you been talking to?
There's a certain luxury in being so far out of fashion that there is no chance of doing right. Ever. I just worked with a dear friend who is the King of Anti- fashion. He is not aware of the honor, of course. I'm not about to mention his name. Get out your dictionary and look up "hep." That's his picture.