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Slow file transfer with php and the ftp wrapper

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I want to retrieve smallish files from a remote ftp server (7k - 20k).  A 7k file takes 1.3 seconds.  Is there any way to speed this up?  There are about 800G of these small files and they will only be retrieved a handful at a time, so I don't want to put them on the web server.
$retrieved_file = file_get_contents( 'ftp://ftptest1:xxxxxxxx@example.org/test_file.txt' );