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Franklin on post-Games life: 'It still doesn't feel real'

Updated: December 13, 2012, 4:07 PM ET
By Wayne Drehs

To understand the numerous ways Missy Franklin's life has changed since the 17-year-old won four gold medals at the 2012 London Games, one has to look no further than the master bedroom of her parents' Denver-area home.

There sits thousands of unopened envelopes and boxes, all waiting for Missy, her mom, dad, a family friend or helping neighbor to open. The thank yous, the good lucks, the congratulations, they come from all walks of life -- from grandparents and grade-school ...

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