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  • On Gottlieb’s birthday he gave him a shocking smoking-jacket of cherry and mauve velvet, and when he called at Gottlieb’s flat, which was often, Gottlieb had to put on the ghastly thing and sit humming while Sondelius assaulted him with roaring condemnations of mediocre soup and mediocre musicians…… That Sondelius gave up surprisingly decorative dinner-parties for these calls, Gottlieb never knew.
  • On Gottlieb’s birthday he gave him a shocking smoking-jacket of cherry and mauve velvet, and when he called at Gottlieb’s flat, which was often, Gottlieb had to put on the ghastly thing and sit humming while Sondelius assaulted him with roaring condemnations of mediocre soup and mediocre musicians…… That Sondelius gave up surprisingly decorative dinner-parties for these calls, Gottlieb never knew.

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  • the caliber of the students has gone from mediocre to above average
  • They improved the quality from mediocre to above average

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