The first garden supply store. Heard they were pimpin' hose.
I am going with the Scarlet Pimpernel, cos we know the pimps did not read all that Wiki quotes. They saw the film, could relate to the fancy clothes, cos they liked their fashion too, and the name stuck.
Considering that a Pimp is basically made of the stuff in a pimple I can understand the question lol
lol ty :)
The Scarlet Pimpernel?
Its a very old word (1600's) I have to agree with you though it always makes me laugh when i hear it...