This is indeed the story of the Prince And The Pauper.
What does P&P stand for?
P&P stands for Prince and the Pauper (Mark Twain book)
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- Plan & Profile (drawing view)
- Planning & Programming
- Plans & Programs
- Plug and Play
- Policies & Procedures
- Porosity and Permeability
- Postage and Packaging
- Postage and Packing
- Preservation & Packaging
- Pride and Prejudice (novel)
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Byline: LARRY NEILD THE film,The Prince and the Pauper,based on a story by Mark Twain,made its silver screen debut in the 1930s telling the story of a young prince who swaps places with a pauper.
The name itself, coupled with what I knew about British aristocracy, mainly from The Prince and the Pauper, gradually blossomed to rather complicated names such as "Her Excellency Lady Manchester of Derbyshire, the First Daughter of Sir Blah of Blah.
But as the narcissistic adolescent emperor Kuzcco (David Spade) learns in this lightly comic mix of The Prince and the Pauper and The Shaggy Dog, growing up into a real emperor usually means you need to mend your ways--and show some sympathy for the common folk who do most of the heavy lifting in your kingdom.