Then you would have to hike the pseudo-grav field of your suit and come down.
Martian Way in Galaxy Science Fiction Nov. 36/1
Vernadsky carefully maneuvered the tank of helium on board the ship. With ship’s pseudo-grav generators shut off, it weighed virtually nothing, but it had its full mass and inertia.
Talking Stone in Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction Oct. 109/1
Presently a thin keening sounded through the walls. It became a roar, and Teresina felt waves of frictional heat. Pseudograv could not smooth out all the jerking and buffeting which rocked the boat.
Eve Times Four in Fantastic Science Fiction Stories Apr. 86/2
Because the pseudograv is too low and because centrifugal force substitutes for gravity?
Gravity Dreams (2000) 331
Pseudograv generator’s practically dead, and you wouldn’t want to bounce off the ceiling, eh?
Murder in Flying Vatican in Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction Aug. 43
Isaac Asimov, "The Martian Way"
Research HistoryFred Galvin submitted a 1955 cite from Isaac Asimov's "The Talking Stone".
Fred Galvin submitted a cite from a 1965 reprint of Poul Anderson's "Eve Times Four"; Mike Christie verified the cite in the 1960 original.
Jesse Sheidlower submitted a cite from Isaac Asimov's "The Martian Way", in Galaxy.
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