Firefighters Monday won a long battle to save the main structure of Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, fire caused the spire of the historic edifice to crash to the ground and wiped out centuries of heritage.French President Emmanuel Macron vowed that "we will rebuild" Notre-Dame and expressed relief that "the worst had been avoided" in a fire that risked bringing the entire edifice down.
The fire destroyed the roof of the 850-year-old UNESCO world heritage landmark, whose spectacular Gothic spire collapsed before the eyes of horrified tourist and proud French Parisians. Such saddened looks with everyones heads down, in deep thoughts.The fire, which came as Catholics prepare to celebrate Easter. As darkness fell, some 400 firefighters then battled to save the main part of Note Dame. Which they succeeded! Thank God!
The French have to figure out why the fire wasn't controlled sooner! The world hopes this doesn't happen to other iconic places again!
Author Steve & Alice Gancherov