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* FunWithHomophones: Eugene thought King Frederic wanted his help to prank King Trevor by stealing a document known as the Royal Seal of Equis. It turns out to be King Trevor's ''pet seal'' instead.

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* FunWithHomophones: Eugene thought thinks King Frederic wanted wants his help to prank King Trevor by stealing a document known as the Royal Seal of Equis. It turns out to be King Trevor's ''pet seal'' instead.



* HumiliationConga: First King Trevor falls through his own trapdoor, then King Frederic and Eugene tie him to his own statue dressed as a fool wearing only his underwear and a sign reading "Corona Rules" ''in public'', all the while they set free Trevor Jr. in Equis' ocean.

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* HumiliationConga: First King Trevor falls through his own trapdoor, then King Frederic and Eugene tie him to his own statue dressed as a fool wearing only his underwear and a sign reading "Corona Rules" ''in public'', all the while they set free Trevor Jr. free in Equis' ocean.



* {{Pun}}: When Frederic said he wanted to steal the Royal Seal of Equis, he didn't mean the seal the king uses to stamp documents, he meant the king's ''pet seal''.
* RealityEnsues: Trevor Jr. the royal seal proves to be much happier swimming free in the water than spending his days sitting on stuffy pillows and wearing a collar like a pet.

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* {{Pun}}: When Frederic said he wanted to steal the Royal Seal of Equis, he didn't mean the type of seal the king uses to stamp documents, he documents. He meant the king's ''pet seal''.
* RealityEnsues: Trevor Jr. the royal seal proves to be much happier swimming free in the water than spending his days sitting on stuffy pillows and wearing a collar like a pet.
seal''.


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* SurprisinglyRealisticOutcome: Trevor Jr. the royal seal proves to be much happier swimming free in the water than spending his days sitting on stuffy pillows and wearing a collar like a pet.


* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: The whole ordeal between the two kingdoms is a ''lot'' like a high school rivalry. Right down to stealing the rivaling school's mascot.

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* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: The whole ordeal between the two kingdoms is a ''lot'' like a high school school/college rivalry. Right down to stealing the rivaling school's mascot.



* RoyalWe: Eugene thinks King Frederic uses the Royal We, but it's subverted because he doesn't really use it at all.

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* RoyalWe: Eugene thinks King Frederic uses the Royal We, but it's subverted because he doesn't really use it at all.all, nor has he even heard of the concept.

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* FunWithHomophones: Eugene thought King Frederic wanted his help to prank King Trevor by stealing a document known as the Royal Seal of Equis. It turns out to be King Trevor's ''pet seal'' instead.

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* RealityEnsues: Trevor Jr. the royal seal proves to be much happier swimming free in the water than spending his days sitting on stuffy pillows and wearing a collar like a pet.

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* HumiliationConga: First King Trevor falls through his own trapdoor, then King Frederic and Eugene tie him to his own statue dressed as a fool wearing only his underwear and a sign reading "Corona Rules" ''in public'', all the while they set free Trevor Jr. in Equis' ocean.

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* {{Irony}}: Eugene, a former thief, is the OnlySaneMan whilst King Frederic's behavior in trying to prank King Trevor is blatantly immature.


* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: The whole ordeal between the two kingdoms is a ''lot'' like a high school rivalry.

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* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: The whole ordeal between the two kingdoms is a ''lot'' like a high school rivalry. Right down to stealing the rivaling school's mascot.

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* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: The whole ordeal between the two kingdoms is a ''lot'' like a high school rivalry.

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* SurvivalMantra: With the king's antics driving him crazy, Eugene keeps his cool by reminding himself "You love Rapunzel, you ''love'' Rapunzel..."


* ComicallyMissingThePoint: Raps spends much of her time in the episode trying to prank people, but not getting that pranks are usually mildly mean, she ends up just suprising people with good deeds.

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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: Raps spends much of her time in the episode trying to prank people, but not getting that pranks are usually mildly mean, she ends up just suprising surprising people with good deeds.


->''"It's basically "entertainment for morons"."''

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->''"It's ->It's basically "entertainment for morons"."''

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->''"It's basically "entertainment for morons"."''
-->-- '''Cassandra''', explaining the concept of "pranks" to Rapunzel.


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* GratuitousLatin: Eugene switches from English to Latin when he says "Et tu, Blondie!" to Rapunzel--drawn from the "Et tu, Brutus!" Julius Caesar allegedly would have said.


* OhCrap: Flynn and King Frederic [[spoiler:and the seal fall down when hiding on top of a chandelier. Once they've hit the ground, and Flynn notices Equis' guards approaching, he has an expression of "boy, this is going to suck". And yes, cue Flynn and Frederic being thrown into jail.]]

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* ObliviouslyEvil: King Trevor is completely ignorant of the fact that the Royal Seal, Trevor Jr., is completely miserable, thanks to living in his castle.
* OhCrap: Flynn and King Frederic [[spoiler:and and the seal fall down when hiding on top of a chandelier. Once they've hit the ground, and Flynn notices Equis' guards approaching, he has an expression of "boy, this is going to suck". And yes, cue Flynn and Frederic being thrown into jail.]]


* IgnoredExpert: Eugene, being an accomplished thief who managed to sneak into Equis when no one else could, gets his warnings waved off by Fredric, who insists on being the leader of the operation.
* ImStandingRightHere: The Captain of The Guard whispers his exposition about the deal behind the vandalism of King Fredric's statue because it's a very personal matter. The Captain's whispering wasn't so subtle and Fredric replies he can hear him.

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* IgnoredExpert: Eugene, being an accomplished thief who managed to sneak into Equis when no one else could, gets his warnings waved off by Fredric, Frederic, who insists on being the leader of the operation.
* ImStandingRightHere: The Captain of The Guard whispers his exposition about the deal behind the vandalism of King Fredric's Frederic's statue because it's a very personal matter. The Captain's whispering wasn't so subtle and Fredric Frederic replies he can hear him.



* OhCrap: Flynn and King Fredric [[spoiler:and the seal fall down when hiding on top of a chandelier. Once they've hit the ground, and Flynn notices Equis' guards approaching, he has an expression of "boy, this is going to suck". And yes, cue Flynn and Frederic being thrown into jail.]]

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* OhCrap: Flynn and King Fredric Frederic [[spoiler:and the seal fall down when hiding on top of a chandelier. Once they've hit the ground, and Flynn notices Equis' guards approaching, he has an expression of "boy, this is going to suck". And yes, cue Flynn and Frederic being thrown into jail.]]



* RoyalWe: Eugene thinks King Fredric uses the Royal We, but it's subverted because he doesn't really use it at all.

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* RoyalWe: Eugene thinks King Fredric Frederic uses the Royal We, but it's subverted because he doesn't really use it at all.


In order to prank a rival monarch, King Frederic recruits Eugene to help him pull off a scheme.

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In order to prank a rival monarch, King Frederic recruits Eugene to help him pull off a scheme.
scheme. Eugene's former experience as a thief comes in handy when they break into the other monarch's castle at King Frederic's request. Eugene actually is doing this to increase his father-in-law(-to-be)'s opinion of him, but King Frederic is oblivious to that. Meanwhile, Rapunzel learns the meaning of the word "pranked" and then gets a little too enthusiastically into doing that herself.



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* FakeOutEscape: Eugene makes it seem as though Frederic escape through a grate in their cell, so when the guards come to investigate, [[CeilingCling Frederic drops in from the ceiling]].
* IgnoredExpert: Eugene, being an accomplished thief who managed to sneak into Equis when no one else could, gets his warnings waved off by Fredric who insists on being the leader of the operation.

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* FakeOutEscape: Eugene makes it seem as though Frederic escape escaped through a grate in their cell, so when the guards come to investigate, [[CeilingCling Frederic drops in from the ceiling]].
* IgnoredExpert: Eugene, being an accomplished thief who managed to sneak into Equis when no one else could, gets his warnings waved off by Fredric Fredric, who insists on being the leader of the operation.



* LaserGuidedKarma: Spending the episode criticizing Rapunzel's various "pranks" ends with Cassandra being the only one she truly pranks...for about 5 seconds before Raps apologies and says she was kidding.

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* LaserGuidedKarma: Spending the episode criticizing Rapunzel's various "pranks" ends with Cassandra being the only one she truly pranks... for about 5 seconds before Raps apologies and says she was kidding.



* OhCrap: Flynn and King Fredric [[spoiler:and the seal fall down when hiding on top of a chandelier. Once they've hit the ground, and Flynn notices Equis' guards approaching, he has an expression of "boy, this is going to suck". And yes, cue Flynn and Frederic being thrown into jail.]]



* YouHaveGOTToBeKiddingMe: Eugene has this reaction upon learning the seal the King wants to steal is a pet seal instead of the kind of seal people stamp documents with.

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* YouHaveGOTToBeKiddingMe: Eugene has this reaction upon learning the seal the King wants to steal is a pet seal instead of the kind of seal people stamp documents with.with.
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