Thus in Ireland I have known an outgoing tenant, in spite at his eviction, to sow wild oats in the fields which he was leaving.
Men, at least, don't lose their breeding if they choose to sow wild oats.
Gardening Note: If you sow wild oats you are likely to reap a crop of "tares."
I earned nickels to tip off where to go, so's they could sow wild oats.
HIS gardener's rule applies to youth and age: When young "sow wild oats," but when old "grow sage."
Now the Bible tells us that if we sow wild oats, we must reap wild oats.
To engage in youthful indiscretions, usually sexual liaisons: “Paul asked his father if he had sowed his wild oats before getting married.”