Watch a dad and his son's sweet conversation about the Paris attacks

Watch this heartbreakingly adorable conversation between a little boy and his dad, trying to make sense of what happened in Paris.

All parents struggle to explain traumatic events and senseless or scary news to their kids. Watch a Paris TV reporter interview a thoughtful little boy and his father about what happened, what we can do about “bad guys with guns,” and how he’s feeling—the on-camera conversation that results is poignant and adorable. (Sidenote: a cute kid speaking French always makes us feel a little bit better about the world.) The segment has over 7.4 million views on Facebook.

Read more:
7 ways to reassure your child after frightening news events>
Kid talk: What are you thankful for?>
Kid talk: What is true love?>

Stay in touch

Subscribe to Today's Parent's daily newsletter for our best parenting news, tips, essays and recipes.