In the heart of Paris, a wounded Notre-Dame stirs emotions

Early morning runners stopped in their tracks, dumb-founded. Across the river, still smouldering, loomed the burnt-out form of Notre-Dame de Paris, its spire collapsed, its bell towers and buttresses standing silent in the dawn light. “Blessée, mais vivante,” tweeted Henrik Enderlein, the director of the Jacques Delors Institute, alongside pictures of the shattered shell of … Continue reading In the heart of Paris, a wounded Notre-Dame stirs emotions