Tom canty is a boy who lives in offal court, during meideival times and has just met the prince. They are curious to see what eachother life is like so they are going to...
Switch clothes. Tom and the prince look just alike so they are going to see what each other's life is like and switch there clothes.
King edward dies so the pauper is going to be crowned the king of england when he's not really the king so the prince must hurry and switch places.
He needs to find the Great seal of England but cannot remeber where he hid it. If he does not find it they will think theat he's not the real king and crown Tom. Tom helps him remeber that he hid it in some armor though and they believe him.
The rightful Prince is crowned king and he says that he will be a merciful king. He makes Tom his ward and miles his servant and they live happily ever after.