His spirits were as buoyant as the craft that bore his troupers.
You got hold of a play and you went out and hired a bunch of troupers, and they played it for you.
One of the first things we learn at College is to kid the Troupers.
He tucked up his troupers nearly to the knee—he wore them short always—and stepped into the water.
"That is because I am a trouper, and troupers ...