to Monsieur de Lesseps, that is.
As we sail 'down' the Canal to Ismailia (where we disembark and take a stroll), then we see the house which he had built.
"This is the home that Ferdinand de Lesseps the man who built the Canal used to live in. I often go for walks down ___. It's only about a hundred yards from our office. I found these postcards at the office & send them for what they are worth, which is not much __________"