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"I'm very taken by mythology. I read it at a very early age and kept on reading it. Before I discovered science fiction I was reading mythology."
- Roger Zelazny

Gravity Port  
  Used for refueling.  

In space, a gravity port opened on a vortex of force which could suck dry in an instant any receptacle pressed lightly against it.
From Shadow Over Venus, by Frank Belknap Long, Jr..
Published by Startling Stories in 1946
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