June 25, 1876

General George Armstrong Custer to his Lieutenant:

“I know I’m famous for these flowing locks of mine, but as soon as we complete this patrol of the Little Big Horn, have the company barber swing by my tent for a trim.”


“Sounds like a plan.”

March 15, 44 B.C.

Julius Caesar to his wife:

“We’ll tour the sea shore this afternoon.  First, I have to stop off at the Senate.  Brutus needs to see me about something.”

His wife:

“Sounds like a plan.”