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WATCH: Viral Video of French Father Explaining Terror Attacks Will Break Your Heart

A brief, bittersweet moment for a nation still on edge.

An adorable French boy is giving the Paris attack news a small touch of grace after a video featuring him and his father went viral Tuesday. 

The interview, by France's Le Petit Journal, is a simple back-and-forth between a father and a son as the former tries to explain the Paris attacks to his frightened and confused boy.

There's a simple poetry and tenderness to the exchange. Check it out below:

Adam Johnson is a contributing analyst at FAIR and contributing writer for AlterNet. Follow him on Twitter @AdamJohnsonNYC.

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