The king meets a kid near the castle that is poor and he wishes he could have the life of the king for just 1 day. The king also wishes that he could have the life of the other kid for just 1 day. The setting of the story is at the pallace.
The poor kid and the prince switch places so that they can live each other's lives for a day. No one can tell that they switched places
They go to crown the prince king but then he starts acting crazy. They wait to crown him but now everyone thinks that he is crazy.
The prince gets thrown out by the guards and he says that he is the prince. They don't believe him so they still throw him out and he can't come back to his castle.
Tom and the prince go to live at offal court later on Tom gets kidnapped when Tom falls asleep. Later on Tom finds him and gets him back and they trade back.
They trade back places and go on and live their lives. Then they go back to living their own lives.