Why are we so moved by the plight of the Notre Dame?

By Jose Antonio, Gonzalez Zarandona and Cristina Garduo Freeman
Updated April 17 2019 - 1:38pm, first published 11:11am

Scrolling through news of the Notre Dame fire on social media feeds was like watching a real-time archive of grief in the making, as people expressed their dismay and sorrow at the damage wrought.

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