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— A girl with leukemia had her dream of becoming a celebrity come true on Friday.

Through Make-A-Wish Michigan, Emily Sobeck, 10, took a celebrity journey that included bodyguards, adoring fans, a makeover and a professional photo shoot.

Emily was escorted from her Royal Oak elementary school by a phalanx of high school football players to a waiting limousine, which whisked her along her big day.

After lunch at her favorite spot, Emily returned to school for a pep assembly.

Emily then headed to Macy's at the Somerset Collection mall to greet fans, sign autographs — including one for Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg — and shop for a gown.

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